OpenSearch Alternatives

    OpenSearch is described as 'community-driven, open source search and analytics suite derived from Apache 2.0 licensed Elasticsearch 7.10.2 & Kibana 7.10.2. It consists of a search engine daemon, and a visualization and user interface, OpenSearch Dashboards' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to OpenSearch for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Grafana, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OpenSearch are elasticsearch (Freemium), Kibana (Paid), MeiliSearch (Free, Open Source) and Algolia (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Dec 4, 2021

    1. Grafana provides a powerful and elegant way to create, explore, and share dashboards and data with your team and the world.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Java
      ElasticSearch is a distributed, RESTful, source-available search server based on Java under the Apache License ( Lucene ).
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    2. Easily visualize data pushed into Elasticsearch from Logstash, es-hadoop or 3rd party technologies like Apache Flume, Fluentd, and many others.
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    3. MeiliSearch is a powerful, fast, open-source, easy to use and deploy search engine. The search and indexation are fully customizable and handles features like typo-tolerance, filters, and synonyms.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      • Android SDK
      • Ruby
      • Python
      • JavaScript
      • AngularJS
      • cURL
      • Ruby on Rails
      • Node.JS
      • Objective-C
      Algolia helps product teams connect their users with information by providing the building blocks they need to create fast, relevant, personalized search.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Microsoft Azure
      Solr is an open source enterprise search server based on Lucene search library, with XML/HTTP and JSON APIs. Its major features include powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering, database integration, and rich document handling.
    4. Sphinx is a free software search engine designed with indexing database content in mind. It currently supports MySQL, PostgreSQL, and ODBC-compliant databases as data sources natively. Other data sources can be indexed via pipe in a custom XML format.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      An open source, blazing fast, typo tolerant search engine for building delightful search experiences. Focuses on developer happiness and ease of use, with a painless out-of-the-box experience.
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    5. High-performance, full-featured text search engine library written entirely in Java. It is a technology suitable for nearly any application that requires full-text search, especially cross-platform. Apache Lucene is a open source.
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    6. Open source search server designed to be fast, scalable and with powerful and accurate full-text search capabilities derived from Sphinx search project.
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