OpenStack Searchlight New!
The Searchlight project provides indexing and search capabilities across OpenStack resources. Its goal is to achieve high performance and flexible querying combined with near real-time indexing. It uses Elasticsearch, a real-time distributed indexing and search engine built on Apache Lucene, but adds OpenStack authentication and Role Based Access Control to provide appropriate protection of data.
Searchlight, as with all OpenStack projects, is written with the following design guidelines in mind: