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Using Solr/Lucene for High-Performance Comparative Metagenomics
JCVI Metagenomics Reports (METAREP) is an open source web application
designed to help scientists analyze and compare annotated metagenomics
data sets. It utilizes Solr/Lucene to quickly query large data
collections. The web logic is implemented using the CAKEPHP framework.
Index files are served by two load balanced Dell Power Edge R710 servers
each having 8 cores (2.66 GHz), 72G RAM. Currently, we have indexed 68
million documents distributed over 330 index files. The following was a presentation from Lucene Revolution 2010. Click here for the details about next week's Lucene Revolution 2011.