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Fuzzy Name Search and Name Matching Presentations in San Francisco

Names connect data points and are frequently the most important piece of information in a document. But unlike common nouns and verbs, they defy standardization, making them an elusive search target. But you can, in just two days, go from “neophyte” to “well-informed” in the realm of fuzzy name searching and matching. Basis Technology’s VP […]

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Multilingual Search With Solr? No Problem!

Whitepaper – Optimizing Multilingual Search With Solr: Recall, Precision and Accuracy INTRODUCTION Today’s search application users expect search engines to just work seamlessly across multiple languages. They should be able to issue queries in any language against a document corpus that spans multiple languages, and get quality results back. This whitepaper offers the search application engineer […]

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Solr Meetup

Basis Technology is proud to host a fall meetup for the Boston area Solr community! “Stump The Chump” retrospective: The Trickiest Solr Questions Answered Wednesday, October 28, 2015 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Basis Technology Office One Alewife Center, Cambridge, MA 02140 Talk 1: How We Spiked the HBS water supply with Solr  This presentation is a case […]

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Optimizing Multilingual Search Using Solr

David Anthony Troiano Principal Software Engineer This talk was delivered at the Boston Data Con 2014 on September 13th, 2014. David Troiano explains how to optimize Apache Solr for multilingual search. Using the example of “Serie A” (which is an Italian Football Club), David shows how a major search engine finds documents in both Italian and English. To […]

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Search and Beyond with Text Analytics

Benson Margulies Chief Technology Officer, Basis Technology This talk looks at how some of our language processing components help applications give users a high quality search experience. This is a partial transcript of the recorded talk. What is SEARCH? We all know what search is, at least we think we do. Search is this box. You type […]

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Case Study: CareerBuilder

CHALLENGE CareerBuilder, the global leader in human capital solutions, operates the largest job board in the U.S. and has an extensive and growing global presence. The CareerBuilder.com content is the very definition of Big Text: mountains of structured and unstructured text data (resumes and job listings) in many languages. CareerBuilder’s mission is to empower employment, […]

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