Solr 6.6 Now Available on SearchStax

We’re pleased to announce that Solr 6.6 is now available on all SearchStax plans. For those looking to create a new Solr 6.6 plan, you can do so by creating a new SearchStax account here OR by creating a new deployment in your existing account. Solr 6.6 offers plenty of new advancements and improvements including: Payload support SimpleTextCodec Support UPLOAD command for uploading […]

JOIN US AT TICKETMASTER TO TALK DATA-DRIVEN SEARCH RELEVANCE

Please join us at our next MeetUp where we’ll be talking Data-Driven Search Relevance and Search Analytics. The event is on Monday, June 26, 2017 at TicketMaster Hollywood. We’ll dive deep with TicketMaster and talk about how they are moving towards a data driven search culture and creating a world class search experience for their live entertainment fans. […]

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 […]

The DrupalCon 2017 conference in Baltimore, Maryland has just come to a close. We had a great time and really enjoyed interacting with the Drupal community.  It was great to chat with folks and talk about their search issues and how we can help to improve Drupal search with Solr. Our giveaway, free webcam covers, were a hit and […]