Solr 8 Examples
Last updated on 2018-07-29
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Exploring shipped examples
All the shipped examples
Explain every example that ships with Solr.
Deep dive into the basic example
Fields, types, unusued configuration, schemaless mode
Deep dive into the techproducts example
Custom fields, browse handler, interesting queries
Deep dive into the films example
Configuration with API, interesting queries
X ways to do the same query
- Classic full length query
- Query vs. FilterQuery vs. filter()
- Variable substitutions
- JSON (and partial JSON with merge)
- Defaults in request handler
- Query parsers
- Post filter
Exploring custom examples
Simplest learning configuration
End-to-end example of setup, indexing, and querying
Creating a user directory
Expansion of the previous example to focus on names searching
Real life datasets
Based on expanded version of the ApacheCon 2018 presentation
Demonstrating Solr's Machine Learning implementation
Demonstrating Solr's streaming and graph-processing
JSON all the way
Configuring, indexing and querying using JSON
DataImportHandler and other bulk imports
DIH ships in the box and is still useful, even if it rapidly ages. This will focus on its best use-cases, including some hard-to-find features.
Solr ships with Tika to make content extraction easy from PDFs, MSWords and many other formats. This example will show the different plays Tika can be used, and how it can be configured.
IBM's ICU4J library that ships with Solr can do some amazing tricks. Show some of them, expanding on updated Thai example.
Autocomplete and suggesters
Permutations and tradeoffs
Parent/child records and searching them
Useful tools and resources
Talk and demonstrate Splainer, Postman, Solr Start resources, etc.
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