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Elasticsearch Server Second Edition

Elasticsearch Server Second Edition

By: Rafał Kuć; Marek Rogoziński

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-APR-2014

Insert Date: 26-APR-2014

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A practical guide to building fast, scalable, and flexible search solutions with clear and easy-to-understand examples Learn about the fascinating functionalities of ElasticSearch like data indexing, data analysis, and dynamic mapping Fine-tune ElasticSearch and understand its metrics using its API and available tools, and see how it behaves in complex searches A hands-on tutorial that walks you through all the features of ElasticSearch in an easy-to-understand way, with examples that will help you become an expert in no time In Detail This book begins by introducing the...

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Elasticsearch: The Definitive Guide

Elasticsearch: The Definitive Guide

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2014

Insert Date: 21-MAR-2014

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Learn how to use Elasticsearch, an open source, distributed, RESTful search engine built on top of Apache Lucene. Each chapter in this book tackles a particular facet of Elasticsearch with separate sections for beginners more advanced programmers....

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Apache Solr Beginner's Guide

Apache Solr Beginner's Guide

By: Alfredo Serafini

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 29-DEC-2013

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Configure your own search engine experience with real-world data with this practical guide to Apache Solr Learn to use Solr in real-world contexts, even if you are not a programmer, using simple configuration examples Define simple configurations for searching data in several ways in your specific context, from suggestions to advanced faceted navigation Teaches you in an easy-to-follow style, full of examples, illustrations, and tips to suit the demands of beginners In Detail With over 40 billion web pages, the importance of optimizing a search engine's performance is...

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Apache Solr PHP Integration

Apache Solr PHP Integration

By: Jayant Kumar

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 30-NOV-2013

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Build a fully-featured and scalable search application using PHP to unlock the search functions provided by Solr Understand the tools that can be used to communicate between PHP and Solr, and how they work internally Explore the essential search functions of Solr such as sorting, boosting, faceting, and highlighting using your PHP code Take a look at some advanced features of Solr such as spell checking, grouping, and auto complete with implementations using PHP code In Detail The Search tool is a very powerful for any website. No matter what type of website, the search...

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Mastering ElasticSearch

Mastering ElasticSearch

By: Rafał Kuć; Marek Rogoziński

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 30-OCT-2013

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Extend your knowledge on ElasticSearch, and querying and data handling, along with its internal workings Learn about Apache Lucene and ElasticSearch design and architecture to fully understand how this great search engine works Design, configure, and distribute your index, coupled with a deep understanding of the workings behind it Learn about the advanced features in an easy to read book with detailed examples that will help you understand and use the sophisticated features of ElasticSearch In Detail ElasticSearch is fast, distributed, scalable, and written in the Java...

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Statistical Language Models for Information Retrieval

Statistical Language Models for Information Retrieval

By: Chengxiang Zhai

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 08-JAN-2009

Insert Date: 11-SEP-2013

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As online information grows dramatically, search engines such as Google are playing a more and more important role in our lives. Critical to all search engines is the problem of designing an effective retrieval model that can rank documents accurately for a given query. This has been a central research problem in information retrieval for several decades. In the past ten years, a new generation of retrieval models, often referred to as statistical language models, has been successfully applied to solve many different information retrieval problems. Compared with the traditional models such as...

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Exploratory Search

Exploratory Search

By: Ryen White; Resa Roth

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 08-AUG-2009

Insert Date: 24-AUG-2013

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As information becomes more ubiquitous and the demands that searchers have on search systems grow, there is a need to support search behaviors beyond simple lookup. Information seeking is the process or activity of attempting to obtain information in both human and technological contexts. Exploratory search describes an information-seeking problem context that is open-ended, persistent, and multifaceted, and information-seeking processes that are opportunistic, iterative, and multitactical. Exploratory searchers aim to solve complex problems and develop enhanced mental capacities. Exploratory...

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Search User Interfaces

Search User Interfaces

By: Marti A. Hearst

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Publication Date: 21-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2013

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The truly world-wide reach of the Web has brought with it a new realisation of the enormous importance of usability and user interface design. In the last ten years, much has become understood about what works in search interfaces from a usability perspective, and what does not. Researchers and practitioners have developed a wide range of innovative interface ideas, but only the most broadly acceptable make their way into major web search engines. This book summarizes these developments, presenting the state of the art of search interface design, both in academic research and in deployment...

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Next Generation Search Engines

Next Generation Search Engines

By: Christophe Jouis; Ismail Biskri; Jean-Gabriel Ganascia; Magali Roux

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 11-JUN-2012

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Recent technological progress in computer science, Web technologies, and the constantly evolving information available on the Internet has drastically changed the landscape of search and access to information. Current search engines employ advanced techniques involving machine learning, social networks, and semantic analysis.<br><b>Next Generation Search Engines: Advanced Models for Information Retrieval</b> is intended for scientists and decision-makers who wish to gain working knowledge about search in order to evaluate available solutions and to dialogue with software and data providers....

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Google Power Search

Google Power Search

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-JUL-2011

Insert Date: 16-JUL-2011

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Behind Google's deceptively simple interface is immense power for market and competitive research—if you know how to use it well. Sure, basic searches are easy, but complex searches require specialized skills. This concise book lays bare the full range of Google's powerful search-refinement features, so you can quickly find the specific information you need....

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Introduction to Search with Sphinx

Introduction to Search with Sphinx

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 29-APR-2011

Insert Date: 24-APR-2011

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Webmasters want fast and powerful search capabilities on their sites, and content management system administrators would like to reveal the wealth of their databases. The solution in both cases is the Sphinx search engine. This concise introduction to Sphinx shows you how to use this free software to index an enormous number of documents and provide fast results to both simple and complex searches....

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Search Patterns

Search Patterns

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-JAN-2010

Insert Date: 15-JAN-2010

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Search is among the most disruptive innovations of our time. It influences what we buy and where we go. It shapes how we learn and what we believe. In this provocative and inspiring book, you'll explore design patterns that apply across the categories of web, ecommerce, enterprise, desktop, mobile, social, and real-time search and discovery. Filled with colorful illustrations and examples, Search Patterns brings modern information retrieval to life, covering such diverse topics as relevance, faceted navigation, multi-touch, personalization, visualization, multi-sensory search, and augmented...

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Beyond Search: What to do when Your Enterprise Search System Doesn’t Work, Research Report

Beyond Search: What to do when Your Enterprise Search System Doesn’t Work, Research Report

By: Stephen E. Arnold

Publisher: Gilbane Group, Inc.

Publication Date: 02-APR-2008

Insert Date: 13-SEP-2008

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There is much dissatisfaction among users of "enterprise search" systems. In his new study, Stephen explores how to go "beyond search." The 282 page study is focused on what you can do to get your incumbent search system back on track and includes tips and tricks to fix an ailing system. If you want to replace your existing system, his study identifies alternatives to the "enterprise" systems common in organizations today. Details about some of the newest, most promising content processing systems now in the commercial channel in the 24 vendor profiles are included, as is a "market map" that...

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Ambient Findability

Ambient Findability

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-SEP-2005

Insert Date: 21-SEP-2005

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How do you find your way in an age of information overload? How can you filter streams of complex information to pull out only what you want? Why does it matter how information is structured when Google seems to magically bring up the right answer to your questions? What does it mean to be "findable" in this day and age? This eye-opening new book examines the convergence of information and connectivity. Written by Peter Morville, author of the groundbreaking Information Architecture for the World Wide Web, the book defines our current age as a state of unlimited findability. In other words,...