Archives for 2014

An Open-Source Crawler for Google Search Appliance

GATINEAU, QC, CANADA – Monday, December 1, 2014 – Norconex announces the launch of its Google Search Appliance (GSA) Committer module for its Norconex Collectors Crawler Suite. Enterprise search developers and enthusiasts now have a flexible and extensible option for ... Read More...


Posted on December 1, 2014 by in Latest Releases


Major upgrades to Norconex crawlers

Norconex just released major upgrades to all its Norconex Collectors and related projects.  That is, Norconex HTTP Collector and Norconex Filesystem Collector, along with the Norconex Importer module and all available committers (Solr, Elasticsearch, HP IDOL, etc), were all upgraded ... Read More...


Posted on November 27, 2014 by in Latest Releases


Norconex Commons Lang 1.5.0 Released

This feature release brings the following additions... Simple Pipeline Useful if you want to quickly assemble multiple tasks to be run into a single "pipeline" while keeping it ultra simple.  The following example does it all in a single class ... Read More...


Posted on November 24, 2014 by in Latest Releases


GTEC 2014

The scene at GTEC brought another exciting year. GTEC is Canada’s Government Technology Event. As usual, there were many exciting keynotes, presentations, panel discussions and informative vendor exhibitors. GTEC offers a great opportunity for buyers and clients to get out ... Read More...


Posted on November 5, 2014 by in Latest Events


Enjoying Canada’s GTEC event.

  Norconex is currently showcasing its new Norconex Content Analytics product at the GTEC event in Ottawa.  Mike Clark and Khalid Alhomoud are having a good time meeting new faces and existing customers.  If you are nearby Ottawa, come for ... Read More...


Posted on October 28, 2014 by in Latest Events


Norconex Announces Availability of Norconex Content Analytics

GATINEAU, QC, CANADA — Thursday, September 22, 2014—Norconex is excited to announce the launch of Norconex Content Analytics, enabling organizations to get deep insights on their current information assets. Norconex believes its Content Analytics product will provide customers with valuable ... Read More...


Posted on September 22, 2014 by in Latest Releases


Norconex Announces Availability of Norconex Filesystem Collector

GATINEAU, QC, CANADA – Thursday, August 25, 2014 – Norconex is announcing the launch of Norconex Filesystem Collector, providing organizations with a free “universal” filesystem crawler. The Norconex Filesystem Collector enables document indexing into target repositories of choice, such as ... Read More...


Posted on August 25, 2014 by in Latest Releases


Norconex Importer 1.3.0 Released

Release 1.3.0 of Norconex Importer is now available.  Release overview: Now stores the content “family” for each documents as “importer.contentFamily”. New SplitTagger: Split values into multiple-values using a separator of choice. New CopyTagger: copies document metadata fields to other fields. ... Read More...


Posted on August 19, 2014 by in Latest Releases


Facets with Lucene

During the development of our latest product, Norconex Content Analytics, we decided to add facets to the search interface. They allow for exploring the indexed content easily. Solr and Elasticsearch both have facet implementations that work on top of Lucene. ... Read More...


Posted on August 1, 2014 by in Latest Articles


Norconex Commons Lang 1.4.0 Released

Norconex Commons Lang 1.4.0 was just released. New features: New DataUnit classe to perform data unit (KB, MB, GB, etc) conversions much like Java TimeUnit class. New DataUnitFormatter to format any data unit ot a human-readable format taking into account ... Read More...


Posted on July 10, 2014 by in Latest Releases