Elasticsearch vs Graph Database

Recently, I worked on a project which involved building a genealogy portal to gather information about individuals and their genealogical/family links. Through the portal, the users could access and collaborate on comprehensive family trees. Target users were curious amateurs, genealogists, researchers, and professionals related to this space. In order to build this for different users, we needed flexibility to build different search interfaces.

Topics: Graph Database analytics Elasticsearch Technology

Converting from MySQL to Elasticsearch

While working on a project called Lantanacloud at e-Zest Solutions Ltd. India, the project was initially implemented using MySQL for database storage. Later on we decided to use ElasticSearch for two primary reasons:

Topics: MySQL NoSQL database Elasticsearch cloud computing Technology RDBMS

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