Trey Grainger from CareerBuilder gave a presentation at Lucene/Solr Revolution 2015 over semantic search with solr. He details how CareerBuilder uses Solr for search and how they aligned query responses with user intent. A large portion of the presentation is over leveraging Solr for semantic search and building an intent engine focused on:

  • Type-ahead prediction
  • Spelling correction
  • Entity-type Resolution
  • Semantic Query Parsing
  • Query Augmentation
  • The Knowledge Graph