“Car sale application” users started to use wildard queries more and
more often. This fact forced us to think about wildcard queries
0 replies - 3678 views - 10/12/11 by Rafał Andrzejewski in News
Over the summer I served as a Google Summer of Code mentor for David Nemeskey, PhD student at Eötvös Loránd University.
David proposed to improve...
0 replies - 5320 views - 10/11/11 by Robert Muir in News
Data Import Handler is a very nice and powerful tool. The following
entry is a description of the problem (and solutions) which I met...
0 replies - 4803 views - 10/07/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
It gives me great pleasure to announce that LucidWorks Enterprise 2.0 is now available now for download. The platform that accelerates and simplifies search...
0 replies - 2350 views - 10/05/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in Announcements
Today we’ll see a small workaround that can be used to accomplish a very common use case regarding geographic search.
The example use case is...
0 replies - 4641 views - 10/03/11 by Emmanuel Espina in News
Modern computers have wonderful hardware concurrency, within and across
CPU cores, RAM and IO resources, which means your typical server-based
0 replies - 5177 views - 09/28/11 by Michael Mccandless in News
In Solr 3.1 and later we have a very interesting functionality, which
enables us to sort by function value. What does that gives us? Actually, a
0 replies - 5351 views - 09/27/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
I needed a really good hash function for the distributed indexing
we’re implementing for Solr. Since it will be used for partitioning...
0 replies - 6126 views - 09/26/11 by Yonik Seeley in News
While using Lucene and Solr we are used to a very high reliability. However, there may come a day when Solr will inform us
that our index is corrupted, and...
0 replies - 6510 views - 09/22/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
From a quiet start as a pet project to a giant in the industry, Apache Lucene is definitely the little (search) engine that could. On September 18th, 2001...
0 replies - 3987 views - 09/20/11 by Grant Ingersoll in News
Many times, clients ask us to help them estimate memory
usage or disk space usage or to share benchmarks as they build out there
search system. Doing so is...
1 replies - 10406 views - 09/18/11 by Grant Ingersoll in News
A new programmer's guide to Solr, The Programmer’s Guide to Open Source Search Search: What’s New in Apache Solr / Lucene 3.4, is now available courtesy of...
1 replies - 8049 views - 09/16/11 by Mitch Pronschinske in News
Hereby I would like to start a small series of articles describing
the elements of the optimization of Solr instances. At first glance I
0 replies - 5373 views - 09/13/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
This post is going to demonstrate thrift usage by searching a Lucene index from Ruby.
Thrift In a Nutshell
Essentially thrift is a serialization and RPC...
1 replies - 6296 views - 09/12/11 by Bill Bejeck in News
In the previous parts (part 1, part. 2)
of the cycle, we learned how to configure and query Solr to get the
autocomplete functionality. In today’s...
0 replies - 7816 views - 09/09/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
Solr took another step toward increasing its NoSQL datastore capabilities, with the addition of realtime get.
As readers probably know,...
0 replies - 7881 views - 09/08/11 by Yonik Seeley in News
While playing around with one of my development SOLR installations
(this time under Windows), I suddenly got a weird error message when
feeding data to one...
1 replies - 6873 views - 09/07/11 by Mats Lindh in News
In the previous part I showed how the faceting mechanism can be used
to achieve the autocomplete functionality. Today I’ll show you how to
2 replies - 8791 views - 09/05/11 by Rafał Kuć in News
We’ve extended our previously single Solr-node to a few nodes in a
cluster. This allows us to run queries against one node while updating
1 replies - 4977 views - 09/01/11 by Mats Lindh in News
A few months ago (here) we looked at filterCache. I’ve decided to update the optimization topic and take a look at the documentCache.
What it contains...
0 replies - 5732 views - 08/31/11 by Rafał Kuć in News