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Monthly Archives: March 2016


Building Search Engines using Open Source Technologies

Enterprise Search is a challenging problem for most organizations. Public search technologies such as Google can index content and use link popularity to rank content in addition to the basic keyword matches. Enterprise Search is different. Sometimes it requires specially designed indexes as well as several processing steps.

At the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, part of the Department of Commerce, a team of professionals is building the next generation of search tools using open source technologies. Like any large undertaking, it’s not a simple plug and play project. Continue reading

Building Search Engines – Comparing Lucene, SolR, Elastic, AmazonSearch, and AzureSearch

Rahul Singh, CEO at Anant Corporation, gave a presentation on Comparing SolR/Lucene/ElasticSearch vs. Cloud based Search Providers at the Northern Virginia Software Architecture Roundtable. Continue reading

Mind like Water – Getting to Continuous Delivery (Rahul Singh – Anant)

 

 

On January 19, 2016, Rahul Singh, the CEO at Anant gave a speech titled “Mind like Water – Getting to Continuous” at the DC Continuous Delivery Meetup group. This speech was about implementing changes in organizations as they relate to development operations.

 

This speech covered the following topics: Continue reading