Index aliasing and using it to simplify your everyday work

When working with multiple indices in Elasticsearch, you can sometimes lose track of them. Imagine a situation where you store logs in your indices or time-based data in general. Usually, the amount of data in such cases is quite large and, therefore, it is a good solution to have the data divided somehow. A logical division of such data is obtained by creating a single index for a single day of logs (if you are interested in an open source solution used to manage logs, look at the Logstash from the Elasticsearch suite at

However, after some time, if we keep all the indices, we will start having a problem in taking care of all that. An application ...

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