Tag Archives: Federated Search

Is a Single Pane of Glass Really Enough?

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In part two of my blog series, I discussed how the single index is going the way of the dinosaur.  I also introduced the concept of an “In-App” enterprise search experience, which I think is the future. Even more bluntly, In-App Search is game-changing technology.  It allows users to seamlessly access information spread across multiple […]

Is the Single Index the Next Dinosaur?

A New Dinosaur for Indexing technology

After my last blog, I received several questions about use cases for a federated approach. So, I have written this follow up blog to share real-world examples of the power of federation. I will also introduce the “in-app” experience – the idea of bringing search to where your information workers live. We work with some […]

Make Federation A Part Of Your Single Pane Of Glass

Single pane search

I have been in the enterprise search market for over a decade and have had the fortune of working with many visionary companies. For too long, many have considered enterprise search to be too complex, which has resulted in organizations staying away from solving a business-critical problem for the team members. At BA Insight, we […]

Graph-Like Search with SharePoint

Graph-based search has emerged as a major break-through in search technology. It goes beyond simple keyword matching to take into account entities and relationships between entities for increased relevancy. Although graph search in SharePoint today is reserved to Office 365 and Delve, you achieve similar results with SharePoint on-premise under the right circumstances. This blog […]

Dynamic Ranking | Real World Examples and Benefits | BA Insight

As Technical Director of Professional Services, I have been working with customers to help them implement their search-driven applications/portals for multiple years. In a few recent implementations, Dynamic Ranking helped our customers deliver relevant search results based on rules that are aligned with established business requirements.

Building a Search-Driven Killer App, Part 1 | BA Insight

Search is becoming more pervasive in the enterprise due to the amount of content being generated on a daily basis.  As a result, IT organizations are faced with the task of implementing search-driven applications that quickly connect users to the relevant content they need to perform their jobs, while at the same time providing the […]