Events

Webinar: Inside Apache Solr 5

  • Lucidworks - Webinar

Join us for a webinar with Lucidworks CTO and Apache Solr committer Grant Ingersoll for a guided tour of the latest release of Solr. You'll learn about SolrCloud hardening, clusterstate improvements, the schema and solrconfig APIs, easier ZooKeeper management, improved flexible and schemaless indexing, and overall ease-of-use improvements.

Event Website

San Francisco Text Meetup: Solr/Lucene and Content-Driven Commerce at VigLink

  • VigLink - San Francisco

Join Lucidworks CTO and Solr commiter, Grant Ingersoll, at the San Francisco Text Meetup on February 10th for a talk about the latest in Solr, including live demos. Adam Pingel and Katrin Tomanek of VigLink will also share a text mining pipeline they've built based on relevancy.

Event Website

SFBay Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: What's New in Solr 5 & Scaling Solr at BloomReach

  • BloomReach - Mountain View

Join us on February 11th at the BloomReach HQ in Mt. View to learn about an innovate implementation of scaling Solr in an elastic fashion. Solr committer, Anshum Gupta, will also talk about new features in the upcoming Solr 5 release.

Event Website

ATX Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: Real-time Big Data Analytics with Spark and Solr

  • Umbel - Austin

Solr committer, Timothy Potter, will give us insight into his recent work with integrating Solr & Spark for real-time data analysis. Attendees will come away with a solid understanding of common use cases, access to open source code, and performance metrics to help them develop their own large-scale search and discovery solution with Spark and Solr.

Event Website

NYC Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: The Well Tempered Search Application

  • NewsCred - New York City

Join Lucidworks' Senior Consultant, Ted Sullivan, for an interesting discussion around search quality, why it matters, and how to get the best out of it. Come and learn about the art of putting together all of the moving parts of your Solr deployment for the best results.

Event Website

Downtown SF Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: Solr at Scale

  • AWS Pop-up Loft - San Francisco

Join us on Wednesday, February 25th at the AWS Pop-up Loft in San Francisco for a Meetup all about deploying and running Solr at large scale, with talks from Solr committer, Anshum Gupta, and Amazon Web Services Solutions Architect, Jon Handler.

Event Website

Boston Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: Simple Fuzzy Name Matching & What's New in Solr

  • Basis Technology - Cambridge

Join us at Basis Technology in Cambridge, MA for an evening of Solr talks, networking, and food/drinks! David Murgatroyd and Brian Sawyer from Basis will talk about Fuzzy Name Matching in Solr and Solr committer, Anshum Gupta, will give us an update on what's new in Solr 5.

Event Website

NYC Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: Lessons from Sharding Solr

  • NewsCred - New York City

Gregg Donovan, Senior Software Engineer at Etsy, will share lessons learned while deploying Solr for Etsy. Lessons include JVM configurations, multi-tenancy, tracking lagging shards, aggregation, and other issue monitoring and debugging performance in a distributed search system.

Event Website

NYC Apache Lucene/Solr Meetup: Searching Images by Color with Solr

  • Shutterstock - New York City

Join us at Shutterstock in New York City for an evening of networking and a talk from Shutterstock's lead engineer, Chris Becker, about some of the methods his team has used for building color search applications using Solr to search 45 million images.

Event Website