If you think you need a search application, there are some useful first steps to take:

  • validating that full-text search is the right technology
  • producing sets of ideal results you’d like to return for a range of queries
  • considering the value of supplementing a basic search result list with document clustering
  • producing more specific requirements and investigating technology options

This white paper will help you think about your search application and describes the steps you should be considering before you get started.

This white paper is no longer available.