Security for Elasticsearch is now free

Security for Elasticsearch is now free!

We’re making core Elasticsearch security features more accessible for all. TLS encryption, file-based and native realm authentication, and role-based access control are now free under our Basic license.

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We are announcing this change in conjunction with the announcement and alpha release of Elastic Cloud on Kubernetes (ECK), the official Kubernetes Operator for Elasticsearch and Kibana. ECK is designed to automate and simplify how Elasticsearch is deployed and operated in Kubernetes.

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