Elasticsearch minimal configuration for docker compose single node
Today we are going to look at the minimal configuration required to run Elasticsearch. The search service from Elastic is still free . You can use it without a hitch.
Elasticsearch is one of the leading search engine servers and the ease of integration using the REST integration makes it developer friendly and first choice.
In our today's blog we will see how to spin up an Elasticsearch docker container using docker compose.
Docker compose is preferable choice for developers simply because it provides easy of configuring their container and runtime configuration which becomes tedious on command line when you have too many settings/environment variables.