$14 billion Elastic made a big stand against Amazon's cloud and reignited a fierce open source software debate (ESTC, AMZN) thumbnail

$14 billion Elastic made a big stand against Amazon’s cloud and reignited a fierce open source software debate (ESTC, AMZN)

Elastic co-founders Simon Willnauer, Steven Schuurman, Uri Boness, and Shay Banon Elastic This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. In January, Elastic moved away from the traditional Apache 2.0 open source software license. The CEO says it was necessary to protect its business from Amazon Web…