Lucene’s arsenal has recently expanded to include two new modules: Index Sorting and Replication. Index sorting lets you keep an index consistently sorted based on some criteria (e.g., modification date). This allows for efficient search early-termination as well as achieving better index compression. Index replication lets you replicate a search index to achieve high-availability and fault tolerance, as well as to take hot index backups.

In this session at Lucene/Solr Revolution, Shai Erera, Researcher at IBM, will introduce these modules, and discuss implementation and design details, as well as best practices.

This introductory level session will take place from 11:55-12:40 on Wednesday, November 6. Click here for more details.

About the Speaker:

Shai Erera is a Researcher at the IBM Research Lab in Haifa, Israel. Shai earned his M.Sc in Computer Science from the University of Haifa in 2007. Shai’s work experience includes the development of several search solutions (embedded and large-scale) over Lucene and he is also a Lucene/Solr Committer.

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