StackSearch is a company that delivers blazingly fast search-as-a-service, built "by developers, for developers." Their hosted solution,, provides managed indexes on one of two worldwide clusters. Additionally, they provide custom deployments in public, private, and hybrid clouds striving to be for Elasticsearch what Cloudant is to CouchDB, MongoHQ is to Mongo, or Cloudera is to Hadoop.

The members of StackSearch approached us seeking a timeless and minimal way to illustrate their brand. The result utilizes a staircase effect based on the entrance of the Library of Congress and the search for knowledge.a