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Ruby on Rails Elasticsearch Alternative

Unveil the Ultimate Ruby on Rails Elasticsearch Alternative!

Take full advantage of your Ruby on Rails application. Luigi's Box is a powerful tool that offers lightning-fast search, comprehensive analytics, effortless integration, and more.

Comparing the options

Elasticsearch vs. Luigi's Box: Features comparison

Explore the feature showdown between Elasticsearch and Luigi's Box. Discover which search engine reigns supreme for optimizing your e-commerce store's performance and customer experience.

Luigi’s Box Luigi’s Box
Elasticsearch Elasticsearch
No-Code Self-Service Integration Easy self-integration without the need for your IT Team.
API Integration Seamless backend integration through API.
Advanced Language Support Top-notch processing of European languages including CEE.
Synonyms Suggestions AI-powered synonyms suggestions for all Latin languages.
Recommender Personalized product recommendations.
Multiplatform Analytics Analytics is compatible with any search engine.
Advanced Ranking Search results not only by the full-text score but the match quality.
Fixing Typos Working with the query even if the customer made a mistake.
No Results Prevention Determining an important part of a query for more general search results.
Product Codes Recognizing product codes in various formats.
Product Variants Only the most suitable product option for more diversified results.
Dynamic Facets Filters always relevant to the currently viewed category.
Pin to Position Assign desired position to the product in the search results.
Product Listing All the perks of advanced ranking in the navigation product lists.
Offline A/B Test See the results before going live without any risks.
Voice Search Search for products without the need for typing.
Last update: 28/02/2023

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Powerful search service

What makes Luigi’s Box unique?

Experience the Luigi's Box difference through exceptional features: quick full-text searches, refined search with autocomplete, a robust natural language processing tool, precise document type categorization, and effortless document searches.

Fast full-text searches

Instantly retrieve results with unmatched speed, enhancing user engagement and satisfaction by delivering accurate information in the blink of an eye.

Search with autocomplete

Empower users with an intuitive search experience. Autocomplete predicts queries, guiding users toward relevant results and boosting interaction efficiency.

Natural language processing tool

Leverage advanced NLP capabilities for smarter searches. Understand user intent and context, ensuring precise results even for complex search queries.

Precise document type categorization

Effortlessly categorize documents by type, streamlining searches. Find specific information within seconds, increasing productivity and user satisfaction.

What to look for

How to pick a Ruby on Rails Elasticsearch alternative?

Selecting the perfect Ruby on Rails Elasticsearch alternative requires advanced search quality, adept handling of complex queries, personalized search methods, precise search analytics, and a proactive approach to prevent zero-results scenarios.

Advanced search excellence

The alternative should elevate search actions with unparalleled precision, catering to intricate queries and ensuring users find what they seek quickly and accurately.

Comprehensive indexing tool

Choose a scalable tool for indexing to manage vast data efficiently, enabling quick access to information while accommodating your application’s growth seamlessly.

Personalized search methods

Opt for a tool that tailors results based on preferences, behavior, and past interactions, fostering a stronger connection between users and your app.

Accurate search analytics

The alternative should give insights into user behavior with precise analytics so you can understand trends, refine strategies, and optimize user engagement.


What out customers say

Here’s what our happy customers who transformed their Ruby on Rails application environment with Luigi’s Box have to say. Discover firsthand experiences with our scalable tool for indexing, optimizing search efficiency, and user satisfaction.

"It has proven to be an absolutely invaluable tool!"

It is extremely easy to use and has robust features to boost your e-commerce project. I especially like AI-powered search and personalized recommendations for our customers. In fact, thanks to Luigi's Box, we...

Tomáš O.
Co-founder & CMO
Full Review on G2

"Very good search engine and recommender."

Good search engine and recommender, can be tuned up by individual settings in the back office. It is very helpful, especially when you have very large product offer.

Petr M.
G2 verified user
Full Review on G2

"Great product for customers. Very helpful for growing revenue."

Management system with many functions, dashboards and monthly summary in e-mail, great support (fast, good recommendations, communication, etc.), stable.

Jozef F.
G2 verified user
Full Review on G2

Shopping cart value increased dramatically

Recommender is a useful and inspirational resource for our customers to discover Powerlogy's products. How do we know that? Our average shopping cart value has been rising dramatically.

Michal Dodok
Head of Marketing, Powerlogy

Conversion rate increased by 600%

We’ve been using Luigi’s Box since 2017. In addition to our search conversion rate increase by 600%, the service also enhanced our in-store customer service.

Martin Derňar
Chief Omnichannel Officer, Nay

Taking extra effort to improve business results

Luigi’s Box massively streamlines shopping for our customers. Moreover, they developed several features for us that help manage products in our e-shop.

Piotr Maciążka
Implementation Team Manager, Answear

Luigi’s Box improves customer experience

The most significant contribution of Luigi’s Box to EXIsport is an improvement in customer experience. The quicker they find what they search for, and the more relevant the search query is, the higher...

Juraj Giacko
Head of E-Commerce, EXIsport

Improved conversion rates and customer satisfaction

Luigi’s Box is a very progressive tool, which complements our existing analytical data. Its usage led not only to higher conversion rates for our e-shop but helped us keep high standards of customer...

Jana Karasová
Online Sales and Service Development Specialist, O2

Luigi’s Box was a real eye-opener for us

Luigi’s Box was a real eye-opener for us. E-shoppers often forget to care about customer experience and invest too many resources into advertising. Luigi's Box showed us what we could gain if we...

Soňa Fialková
CEO, SpokojenýPes

More than €100,000/year thanks to Luigi’s Box

Given our size, Luigi's Box brings us over €100,000 a year without much hard work for a price that was immediately returned multiple times.

Jakub Žilinčan
Chief Marketing Officer, Electronic-star

Team of professional specialists

Luigi’s Box is a guarantee of a professional approach. As the search specialists, they lead us to our goals much faster.

Tomáš Bzirský
Performance Marketing Manager, Košík
Luigi's Box specialties

Why is Luigi’s Box a suitable Ruby on Rails Elasticsearch alternative?

Luigi’s Box stands out as the ideal Ruby on Rails Elasticsearch alternative due to its affordability for SMBs, effortless integration, unwavering customer support, and comprehensive analytics.

Affordability for SMBs

Enjoy budget-friendly search actions

Luigi’s Box recognizes the needs of small and medium businesses, offering cost-effective solutions without compromising quality, thus enabling SMBs to enhance user experiences and drive growth.

Get enterprise-level search and analytics capabilities within budget.

Effortless integration

Integrate seamlessly

You can seamlessly integrate Luigi’s Box into your Ruby on Rails application without disruptions.

Our user-friendly setup ensures a smooth transition, allowing developers to harness advanced search and analytics functionalities without complex configurations quickly.

Customer support

Prioritize your success

Experience unmatched customer support with Luigi’s Box. Our dedicated team is committed to assisting you at every step, from integration to optimization.

Enjoy a hassle-free journey as we address queries promptly and ensure your success with our Elasticsearch alternative.

Comprehensive analytics

Empower informed decisions

Luigi’s Box empowers you with comprehensive analytics insights. Gain a deeper understanding of user behavior, trends, and patterns within your application.

Make informed decisions using data-driven insights to enhance user experiences and optimize performance effectively.

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What's in the box


Comprehensive analytics that identifies issues with search queries and helps find out how to optimize and improve them for better results.


Smart search with autocomplete helps visitors quickly find the products they are looking for, considerably reducing wasteful shopping time. 


Personalized boxes with product recommendations help raise the average order value and can be placed anywhere on the website.

Product Listing

Personalized product listing pages, organized in a way that enhances browsing experience, supports your business goals and increases revenue.

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    Frequently asked questions

    What kinds of search queries can Luigi's Box handle?

    Luigi’s Box can handle both simple queries and complex queries. A search query in Luigi’s Box refers to a user search action. It’s a quick and efficient way to retrieve relevant information from your application’s environment using our powerful REST APIs.

    How does Luigi's Box utilize a natural language processing tool?

    Luigi’s Box employs a sophisticated natural language processing tool to enhance search accuracy. This tool enables the system to understand user intent and context, delivering more precise results even for complex queries.

    How does Luigi's Box ensure efficient indexing?

    Luigi’s Box features a robust tool for indexing that scales with your application’s growth. It efficiently organizes and manages data, ensuring quick access to information while maintaining optimal performance.

    Can Luigi's Box be integrated into any application environment?

    Yes, Luigi’s Box is designed for seamless integration into various application environments, including Ruby on Rails. Its user-friendly setup ensures a smooth transition, enabling you to enhance your search capabilities effortlessly.