O'Reilly logo

Apache Solr for Indexing Data by Anshul Johri, Sachin Handiekar

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 11. Case Study of Using Solr in E-Commerce

In the previous chapter, we saw how we can use SolrCloud to set up a cluster of Solr servers, which can be used to provide a fault-tolerant and high availability environment. Now let's see how we can use Solr in e-commerce websites to improve user experience while searching for a relevant product. Providing the best user experience is the main concern for e-commerce websites these day, and we can use Solr's inbuilt features to provide a much better search experience for the user.

In this chapter, we'll cover the following topics:

  • Creating an AutoSuggest feature
  • Result grouping and facet search
  • Search filtering and sorting
  • Relevancy boosting

Creating an AutoSuggest feature

One of the most common features ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required