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Apache Solr 3 Enterprise Search Server by Eric Pugh, David Smiley

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Summary

Consider what you've seen with Solr search components: highlighting search results, suggesting search spelling corrections, query autocomplete, editorially modifying query results for particular user queries, suggesting documents "more like this", calculating mathematical statistics of indexed numbers, grouping/collapsing search results. By now it should be clear why the text search capability of your database is inadequate for all but basic needs. Even Lucene-based solutions don't necessarily have the extensive feature-set that you've seen here. You may have once thought that searching was a relatively basic thing, but Solr search components really demonstrate how much more there is to it.

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