Altoros Elasticsearch for VMware Tanzu

This is documentation for the Altoros Elasticsearch for VMware Tanzu service tile.


Elasticsearch is a real-time distributed RESTful search and analytics engine built for the cloud. It allows users to explore their data in a very rapid and highly scalable mode. Altoros Elasticsearch for VMware Tanzu is a fully managed service for VMware Tanzu. The tile deploys an Elasticsearch cluster that can be shared among multiple users. This approach ensures lean and effective utilization of resources, and provides:

  • A distributed real-time document store where every field is indexed and searchable

  • A distributed search engine with real-time analytics, capable of scaling to hundreds of servers and petabytes of structured and unstructured data

Current Features

Altoros Elasticsearch for VMware Tanzu includes the following key features:

  • The possibility to use the Elasticsearch service in a multitenant mode
  • Data storage in a distributed Elasticsearch cluster
  • Fully-automated deployment and provisioning of an Elasticsearch installation
  • Backup/Restore functionality for Amazon S3 and S3-compatible storage(e.x. Minio). Backup scripts to make full or partial indices snapshots,restore scripts also support full or partial options.

Product Snapshot

The following table provides version and version-support information about Altoros Elasticsearch for VMware Tanzu.

Element Details
Tile Version v1.1.2
Release date May 20th, 2020
Software component version v1.1.2
Elasticsearch v6.8.2
Search guard
Compatible Ops Manager version(s) v2.5.x, v2.6.x, v2.7.x, v2.8.x, v2.9.x
Compatible Tanzu Application Service (PAS) version(s) v2.5.x, v2.6.x, v2.7.x, v2.8.x, v2.9.x
BOSH stemcell version Ubuntu Xenial 621
IaaS support AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenStack, and vSphere


Altoros Elasticsearch for VMware Tanzu has the following requirements:

  • PAS v2.5.x, v2.6.x , v2.7.x, v2.8.x, v2.9.x


Please provide any bugs, feature requests, or questions to the VMware Tanzu Feedback list or send an email to Altoros Customer Support.