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Sinequa search now available through Microsoft Azure

Enterprise search has a very unusual requirement for high performance computing power at the time of indexing, especially when an organisation wishes to move (say) 500 million files to a more powerful search application. Query matching and result display are somewhat...

IntraTeam 2021 – virtually a triumph

I cannot remember when I first attended the annual IntraTeam Event in Copenhagen but I do know that my first presentation was in 2010. I’m fairly sure I’ve been to all the Events since, recognizing the value of the quality and range of speakers, the sense of being...

How quickly can you scan pages of search results?

We tend to talk very glibly about scanning a list of results from a search without for one moment considering what this action involves. The speed at which the results can be scanned and appreciated in terms of their potential relevance varies from searcher to...

A practical guide to A/B testing – book review

One of the benefits of web technology is that it is relatively easy to make design changes to a web site or intranet both at the development stage and even when in production. The same is true of course of open source enterprise applications, such as e-commerce and...

Managing enterprise search PoC assessments

From many years of helping clients create new intranets or install a new search application I know beyond reasonable doubt that there are two processes where the project timeline will diverge from even the most detailed of forecasts. The first of these is in...