Monthly Archives: May 2012

SIGIR 2012 paper

Together with gsingers and rmuir we’re submitting a paper to SIGIR-2012 on Lucene 4. This is pretty exciting – it’s my first “formal” paper submitted to such an important conference. We realized that the IR community at large is no … Continue reading

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Large stored fields in Lucene

I’ve been thinking recently about a NoSQL use case for Lucene. It looks like Lucene already satisfies many needs that other NoSQL platforms also support, of course with the added benefit of robust search functionality, which is something that other … Continue reading

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Hello world!

I’m starting a blog. They tell me everybody should have one nowadays … and that old dogs can learn new tricks Don’t expect high volume of traffic, though. As the tagline says, the topic of this blog will be various … Continue reading

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