In this weeks’ episode, the SolrCluster crew chats with Wes Caldwell about the growth of big data and search in the federal space and what some of the key search/big data challenges government entities face. Wes will be presenting on this topic at Lucene/Solr Exchange DC on April 16,2014. Wes is the Chief Architect at Intelligent Software Solutions (ISS), a leading software company operating primarily in the public sector, headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO. He is responsible for technical oversight of a variety of programs at ISS, supporting the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and Federal Agencies. Wes has successfully led large scale implementations of mission- critical enterprise systems deployed into strategic and tactical environments.

SolrCluster is hosted by: Eric L. Mitchell, Yann Yu and Adam Johnson. Special guest co-host Will Hayes, Lucidworks Chief of Product.

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