Today I’m gonna share with you my experience when I started with
Apache Cassandra…One of the most complicated steps to learn any NoSql
stuff, is to...
0 replies - 12727 views - 01/18/12 by Jose Alvarez Mu... in Articles
Virgin Money Giving is a UK-based not-for-profit business that was
launched as a result of Virgin Money’s sponsorship of the London
Marathon and raised...
0 replies - 4049 views - 01/17/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
Working at Lucid Imagination a customer once asked me about how they
could modify the score of the documents in Solr in order to get most
1 replies - 6824 views - 01/16/12 by Chris Smith in Articles
In this case study I'll discuss architectural lessons learned from
refactoring an existing REST-API backed by Apache Solr. The initial goal
0 replies - 4175 views - 01/15/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
For more than a decade internet search engines have helped users find
documents they are looking for. However, what if users aren't looking
1 replies - 5295 views - 01/13/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
This is an excerpt from the upcoming Manning book about Big Data.
Principles and Best Practices of Scalable Realtime...
0 replies - 6012 views - 01/12/12 by Chris Smith in Articles
Description of Archive-It, the Internet Archive's subscription,
self-serve web archiving service, focused on the full-text search
system. With nearly 200...
0 replies - 4390 views - 01/12/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
The next functionality I decided to look at, from the upcoming Solr
4.0, is the so called “Realtime Get”. It allows you to see the data even
0 replies - 5469 views - 01/11/12 by Rafał Kuć in Articles
In most cases a GET request is used to send select queries to Solr. This
is how it’s done in most examples, it’s easy to test in the browser and
1 replies - 6430 views - 01/10/12 by Bas De Nooijer in Articles
release adds a new feature called index-time join (also
sometimes called sub-documents, nested documents or parent/child documents),
1 replies - 6272 views - 01/09/12 by Michael Mccandless in Articles
This presentation aims to showcase how to build and implement a
search engine which is able to understand a query written in a way much
nearer to spoken...
0 replies - 5380 views - 01/09/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
This presentation will discuss migration from FAST ESP to a Lucene
Solr search platform. Illustrated through actual case studies, the
0 replies - 5327 views - 01/08/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
Solr features a little known internal document processing pipeline
called the UpdateRequestProcesssorChain or simply the UpdateChain.
In this talk we'll...
0 replies - 3946 views - 01/06/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
First of all, why would you want to slow Solr down? After all, it’s
great speed is one of the main reasons it’s become so popular. Well, I
need to slow...
0 replies - 3181 views - 01/05/12 by Bas De Nooijer in Articles
Apache Lucene's next major release, 4, will introduce lots of
flexibility into indexing, but also fundamental changes to the
well-known APIs: It features a...
0 replies - 3944 views - 01/04/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
"Cloud computing" is all the rage recently, and Amazon's EC2 is one
of the major players. The idea of spinning up a new instance of Solr in...
0 replies - 5092 views - 01/02/12 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
If you are trying to run Pig on Cassandra and you encounter: "binary operator expected"You
are most likely running pig_cassandra against the latest...
1 replies - 4444 views - 01/01/12 by Brian O' Neill in Articles
Charlie Hull, a search expert and engineer at Flax Serach, presents an interesting and useful case study in search. Using this case study on a major European...
0 replies - 3940 views - 12/31/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
In this talk, Lucene/Solr committer Mark Miller will discuss some of
the new features and advancements that users can look forward to in Solr
4. The list...
0 replies - 5781 views - 12/31/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
Apache Whirr version 0.7.0 has just been released with some nice new support features for DevOps folks and Machine Learning buffs. The release also fixed 50...
0 replies - 6577 views - 12/29/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in News