July 22, 2009, 6:30pm – 9:00 pm Eastern.  Register here.
Hosted at MTV Networks Flagship Building
1515 Broadway, Times Square, New York, NY 10036
RSVP deadline: July 20, 2009 12:00 PM
Presentations and discussion of innovations and applications with Lucene & Solr, the Apache Open Source Search Engine/Platform for the NYC Area. Now available:  LIGHTNING TALKS

1. “Faster. Better. Solr! What to look for in Solr 1.4″ – Solr creator Yonik Seeley, Lucid Imagination
2. “How fast is it? Assessing Performance in Lucene and Solr” – Lucene/Solr committer Mark Miller, Lucid Imagination
3. “Finding more than music: how MTV Networks drives Viacom entertainment brands with Solr search” – Michael Rosencrantz, MTV Networks

LIGHTNING TALKS: Presentations will be followed by Lightning Talks from community members — 7 minutes on the relevant topic of your choice! Sign up here on the Meetup Forum.