The Search Network team

The Search Network team The Search Network is a community of expertise. It was set up in October 2017 by a group of  search implementation specialists working in Europe and North America. We have known each other for at least a decade and share a common passion for...

A history of enterprise search 1948 – 2020

  The potential requirement for being able to search collections of documents can be traced back to a conference organized by the Royal Society in 1948. The first technical step was set out in a Masters thesis submitted to MIT in 1951 by Philip Bagley and...

Enterprise search and AI – better together?

The structural dynamics of the enterprise search business are very complex. Over 50 companies offer enterprise search-level software and in addition there are the embedded search applications in a range of enterprise applications (e.g. IBM, Microsoft and OpenText) and...