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Elasticsearch workspace

Containerized environment to interact, manage and administer Opensearch and Elasticsearch cluster.

Why this images

  1. If you need self-hosted tool to interact with Elasticsearch/Opensearch, schedule backups of indexes, migrate to other clusters, export and import Elasticsearch data to S3.

  2. To directly access Elasticsearch/Opensearch inside your kubernetes cluster.


docker run --name elawid-1 -d -p 8020-8040:8020-8040 alnoda/elasticsearch-workspace

and open localhost:8020 in browser.


Elasticsearch CLI tools

  • elasticdump - awesome tool for moving and saving indices.
  • esbulk - fast parallel command line bulk loading utility for Elasticsearch.
  • vulcanizer - cli for interacting with an Elasticsearch cluster.


  • Eclipse Theia - open source version of popular Visual Studio Code IDE. Theia is trully open-source, has VS-Code extensions and works in browser. This means it can run inside a docker container on local machine or in cloud. A lot of beautiful color themes and many common plugins are already installed to save time.
  • Terminal - secure browser-based terminal.
  • FileBrowser - manage files and folders inside the workspace, and exchange data between local environment and the workspace
  • Cronicle - task scheduler and runner, with a web based front-end UI. It handles both scheduled, repeating and on-demand jobs, targeting any number of worker servers, with real-time stats and live log viewer.
  • Static File Server - view any static html sites as easy as if you do it on your local machine. Serve static websites easily.
  • Ungit - rings user friendliness to git without sacrificing the versatility of it.
  • MkDocs - create awesome documentation for your project with only markdown.
  • Midnight Commander - Feature rich visual file manager with internal text viewer and editor.
  • Process Monitor - Monitor running process and resource utilization.
  • Quicklaunch UI with getting started tutorial
  • Ubuntu 20.4 with the following CLI apps
    • Zsh, Oh my Zsh
    • Python 3, Pip
    • Node/nodeenv
    • curl, wget, telnet, jq
    • Git: git, git-flow
    • File browsers: mc
    • Text editors: nano, vim, mcedit
    • System monitors: ncdu, htop, glances, vizex
    • Process Control: supervisord
    • Job scheduler: cron
    • Terminal multiplexer: tmux