The first release candidate for Solr 7.0 has been made, meaning we will probably see a release within days if no show stoppers pop up.
Solr 7 is a major version upgrade, featuring improvements such as:
The Apache Lucene project just released Apache Solr version 4.5. Please read the release announcement at http://lucene.apache.org/solr/solrnews.html#5-october-2013-apache-solr-45-available and see CHANGES.txt for all details. Some highlights are multi-threaded faceting (SOLR-2548), multi-threaded updates with CloudSolrServer (SOLR-4816) and more intelligent routing of documents with SolrCloud. Enjoy!
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: