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How do you deploy Lucene to support millions of searches per day, by hundreds of thousands of users (each with distinct privacy settings), over tens of thousands of document sets containing both structured and unstructured data, all the while indexing hundreds of millions of document updates per day? In this talk, Salesforce architect Bill Press discusses the scalability challenges of search at salesforce.com and talks about their current architecture, and the new challenges posed by new product lines, which include Chatter - a new collaboration and social networking application for the enterprise.

Bill Press, Salesforce.com at Lucene Revolution "Cloudscale Search at Salesforce.com" from Lucene Revolution on Vimeo.

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