Searching and Indexing with Examine

Learn how to build search functionality with Examine and Lucene.net but also think beyond the search box. Discover the capabilities of the engine by delving deep into real world case studies and exploring the potential solutions available to clients.

Duration: 1 day

Type: Specialisation

Target Audience: Developers

Learn how to build search functionality with Examine and Lucene.net but also think beyond the search box. Discover the capabilities of the engine by delving deep into real world case studies and exploring the potential solutions available to clients. Become aware of common gotchas and access advice from experienced Examine practitioners to troubleshoot problems. Harness the power of search and become the next master in the arcane art of Examineness (™ Shannon Deminick).

Over the course of the day we will cover:

  • Lucene.net internals
  • Examine configuration
  • Examine Fluent API
  • Examine events, gathering node and document writing
  • How to debug Examine queries
  • Indexing and searching PDFs
  • Boosting
  • How to build your own custom indexer
  • Multi index search
  • Multi lingual search
  • How to index complex data types
  • Highlighter.net
  • Spatial search with Lucene.net contrib
  • Faceting

Learn from the best

All certified Umbraco trainers know their way around the Umbraco source code, and have several years of Umbraco development and implementation experience. They know the real-life challenges you have with working with Umbraco, and love to share their knowledge.

Pre-requisites:

  • You should bring your own laptop
  • Computers that are locked down by IT have a history of causing problems, so ensure that you have user rights to run a web project on your machine

Before attending this course you should have a basic understanding of the following topics (with some practical application):

  • Umbraco Document types and templates
  • Creating content in the Umbraco UI
  • C# and .Net Framework

 

Schedule

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About the trainer

Peter Gregory - Official Trainer

Peter Gregory
Umbraco Certified Master & Official Trainer

Peter has been developing websites and contributing to the Umbraco project since Umbraco version 2. He is well versed in all things Umbraco and is a trusted consultant throughout the world. Peter has been facilitating the Umbraco Certification courses on behalf of Umbraco in Australia, New Zealand, South East Asia and Africa since 2009 certifying hundreds of developers.