In a quick turn of events, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced its decision to fork Elasticsearch, after Elastic moved to a restrictive licensing for its popular search and analytic engine.

While Elastic contends that the licensing change will have no impact on its customers, the move to dual-license under the Server Side Public License (SSPL) and the Elastic License, has been panned by open source advocates, since it effectively marks the end of Elastic as an open source project.





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