Mary Loubele will lead an interactive demonstration of how to use Elasticsearch to visualize the Twitter API. Bring your laptop loaded with VirtualBox. You will also need a Twitter login to access the API.
To participate, please follow these instructions: http://loubele.org/instructions.pdf
The virtual machine for you to download is here: http://loubele.org/Elastic.ova
The demonstration will cover the following topics:
- How to install Elasticsearch and Kibana on a virtual machine.
- How to get Twitter data from the Twitter API into Elasticsearch.
- How to build insightful visualizations with Kibana.
- How to perform text classification with Elasticsearch.