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Enterprise search – research and insights

  I thought it might be useful to present an annotated list of resources on enterprise search. There are two books on the subject. I wrote the first edition of Enterprise Search for O’Reilly in 2012, with the second edition being published in 2016. Udo Kuschwitz...

Enterprise search – the state of the art

It is with some relief that I have been reading the latest contribution from Paul Cleverley and Simon Burnett (Aberdeen University) on the topic of enterprise search.  They interviewed four  enterprise search experts from academia and practice, four search technology...

Search Insights 2019 – the story behind the report

Search Insights 2018 was a response from members of The Search Network to reports from analyst companies such as Gartner and Forrester which show little understanding of the world of enterprise, e-commerce and larger-scale web site search from an implementation...

Insights into the use of facets in search result management

The use of facets and filters to enable users to work their way through large results sets is now commonplace. As with so many aspects of search, facets and filters have been around for a long time and are a product of academic research carried out in the UK. Steve...