We’re big believers in uptime, reliability, and transparency. All three are key in how software-as-a-service companies should operate. In that vein, we’re happy to announce our new status page. This web page tracks the uptime of the SearchStax dashboard server, the Measured Search website and the Measured Search blog. This dashboard is publicly available. At […]
Sitecore customers running two or more Content Delivery (CD) servers OR two or more content authoring servers OR separate servers for processing, reporting and publishing are recommended to use Apache Solr for their Sitecore Deployments. Sitecore uses a search engine internally for variety of purposes. It uses a search engine for performing a search within […]
We’re excited to announce the availability of Mean Reciprocal Rank (MMR) analytics as part of SearchStax Analytics. MRR is a great way to monitor your Solr search quality trends over time. MRR is a simple calculation based on clicks and click position data in your search results. It’s pretty obvious that users who are clicking on an item […]
“Don’t run with scissors.” “Wear your jacket when it’s cold out.” “Back up your data every day.” Moms everywhere have given us great advice our entire lives – well, maybe that last one can’t be attributed to mom, but it’s good advice nonetheless. We know at some point hardware will fail – the network will […]
How SearchStax secures SolrCloud deployments in AWS including Basic Authentication, IP Filtering, Security Groups, SSL, At Rest.