Past Meetup

Upcoming Developments in Solr 7

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Join us for an evening of networking and Solr discussions with Solr committers we have visiting from out of town! Steve Rowe and Andrzej Białecki will share some of the recent developments they have been working on in the upcoming version of Solr, and Alexander Kanarsky will be sharing an overview of Lucidworks Fusion features built on Solr. Food & drinks will be provided. Hope to see you there!


Testing Autoscaling Framework on Large Clusters in Super-Human Time, by Andrzej Białecki

OpenNLP Integration Points in Lucene/Solr, by Steve Rowe

Lucidworks Fusion Overview, by Alexander Kanarsky


--Andrzej Białecki, Engineer, Lucidworks
Andrzej has been actively involved in Open Source since 1997. Currently he’s an Apache Lucene/Solr PMC Member. He’s also the author of a popular Lucene index inspection utility – Luke.

--Steve Rowe, Senior Software Engineer, Lucidworks
Steve is a Member of the Apache Software Foundation, and a committer and PMC member on the Lucene/Solr Project. Prior to joining Lucidworks in 2012, he spent 10 years working on NLP as a Research Software Engineer at the Center for Natural Language Processing at Syracuse University.

--Alexander Kanarsky, Senior Software Engineer for Fusion, Lucidworks
Alexander is a Senior Software Engineer at Lucidworks, working on developing Lucidworks Fusion. Prior to joining Lucidworks, he led Backend Search team at Trulia (now part of Zillow group), scaling up Trulia's Solr-based search infrastructure. He also was one of core developers for Zantaz (later Autonomy) Digital Safe, Lucene-based petabyte-scale world largest private email and messaging archive.