Presented by Fotolog. Lucene is a powerful, high-performance, full-featured text search engine library that is written entirely in Java and provides a technology suitable for all size applications requiring full-text search in heterogeneous environments.
In this presentation, Frank Mash shows you how you can use Lucene with MySQL to offer powerful searching capabilities to your stakeholders. The presentation will cover installation, usage. optimization of Lucene, and how to interface a Ruby on Rails application with Lucene using a custom Java server. This session is highly recommended for those looking to add full-text cross-platform, database independent search capability to their application.