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Elasticsearch Tutorial-Install and configure Elasticsearch.


Elasticsearch is a search engine based on Lucene. It provides a distributed, multitenant-capable full-text search engine with an HTTP web interface and schema-free JSON documents. Elasticsearch is developed in Java and is released as open source under the terms of the Apache License. In this post we download and install Elasticsearch..

Elasticsearch Installation

Go to From here download the latest version of Elasticsearch. The latest version of Elasticsearch during writing this tutorial is elasticsearch-5.1.1.
Download the Unzip it and we get a directory named elasticsearch-5.1.1 as follows.

Starting Elasticsearch-

Go to bin folder and double click elasticsearch.bat.
Next in the browser go to-localhost:9200

The elasticsearch has been installed successfully.

See Also

Perform basic operations with Elasticsearch. Top ElasticSearch frequently asked interview questions Elasticsearch-Main Menu.