Call Me Maybe: SolrCloud, Jepsen, and Flaky Networks

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Podcast: Jepsen, SolrCloud, and the CAP Theorem with Shalin Mangar

This week, the SolrCluster team caught up with Solr committer, Shalin Mangar, for a follow-up discussion to his recent blog post, Call Me Maybe: SolrCloud, Jepsen, and Flaky Networks. Shalin…
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Noob* Notes: Fusion First Look

This is a record of my coming up to speed on Fusion, starting from zero.  I’ve just joined the Lucidworks team to write documentation and develop demos.   I’d like…
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Infographic: Gender Gap – Women in Technology

Women that choose careers in technology and other STEM fields are pivotal to technological innovation but they are increasing relegated to the sidelines inside their own organizations. Here’s a snapshot…
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Solr on YARN

One of the most important evolutions in the big data landscape is the emergence of best-of-breed distributed computing frameworks. Gone are the days where every big data problem looks like…
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Infographic: The Black Friday Battle Plan

The holidays bring out the best (and worst) in everyone and the first major skirmish is the annual consumer mania known as Black Friday. We dosed our data visualization experts…
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Stump The Chump: D.C. Winners

Last week was another great Stump the Chump session at Lucene/Solr Revolution in DC. Today, I’m happy to anounce the winners: First Prize: Jeff Wartes ($100 Amazon gift certificate) Second…
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Lucidworks Fusion v1.1 Now Available

Hot on the heels of the v1 release of Lucidworks Fusion, we’re back with a whole new set of features and improvements to help you design, build, and deploy search…
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Infographic: The Solr Eclipse

The annual Lucene Solr Revolution conference is underway in Washington, DC. (track all the buzz on Twitter at #LuceneSolrRev) To celebrate, we put together an infographic chronicling 10 years of…
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What Could Go Wrong? – Stump The Chump In A Rum Bar

The first time I ever did a Stump The Chump session was back in 2010. It was scheduled as a regular session — in the morning if I recall correctly…
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