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Apache Solr 4.4 released

A new, excellent release of Apache Solr is out, version 4.4. Please read the release announcement at http://lucene.apache.org/solr/solrnews.html#23-july-2013-apache-solr-44-available I’ll highlight some of my own contributions:

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FAST ESP support ends this summer

FAST’s good old enterprise search platform, ESP™ has not been upgraded or improved since Microsoft took over the business in 2008. And this summer it is the end of support and hotfixes too. Most ESP users have already taken action … Continue reading

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Solr 4.2.1 released

Today we released version 4.2.1 of Apache Solr and Lucene. See http://lucene.apache.org/solr/solrnews.html for the release announcement. This is mostly a bugfix release over 4.2, including such things as Collections API fixes, SolrCloud replication fixes and more. If you missed the … Continue reading

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Apache Solr™ 4.1 released

Yesterday we released version 4.1 of Apache Solr and Lucene. See http://lucene.apache.org/solr/solrnews.html for the release announcement. This is mostly a bugfix release, including such things as SolrCloud stability fixes, Admin GUI works with Internet Explorer 9 etc. Hereby recommended.

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Apache Solr™ 4.0 released

On October 12th we finally released version 4.0 of Apache Solr. See http://lucene.apache.org/solr/solrnews.html for the release announcement. So if you have been reluctant to start using 4.0 beta, now is the time to upgrade. You will enjoy instant improvements in … Continue reading

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