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From SPC14: “Troubleshoot Search” session (spc375)
Wow! I wanted to send a huge thank you to the roughly 600 folks that attended our session today and for the very gracious feedback. Once the slides become public and our recording gets pushed to Channel9 (from what I'm hearing, I think it should be happening about 30 days from now). And as promised...
5 Mar 2014
SP2010: Search Query Load Balancing *Explained (part 2)
In part 1 , I described the load balancing that occurs among Query Components (e.g. SSA load balancing ). In this post, I'm expanding the focus to the load balancing involved when there are multiple instances of the SQ&SS (e.g. Farm level load balancing ) and from this, begin to explain why the ...
9 Dec 2013
SP2010: Search Query Load Balancing *Explained (part 1)
Seemingly “sporadic” query problems are often just straightforward failures being masked by the three levels of load balancing involved with a SharePoint 2010 Search Query. My goal here is to help unravel all the moving pieces by first illustrating a base case and then expanding out a component...
15 Jul 2013
Alternate Access Mappings (AAMs) *Explained
Based on many of the support cases that I've seen, Alternate Access Mappings (AAM) may be one of the least understood aspects of SharePoint and can have substantial impact on Search (both Crawl and Query). In this post, I'll document some of my experiences and insights on AAMs. Note: " Plan alternate...
27 May 2013
Beware crawling the non-Default zone for a SharePoint 2013 Web Application
After playing for a while with SharePoint 2013 Search, I thought we were out of the woods regarding crawls of the non-Default Alternate Access Mapping (AAM) zone for a SharePoint Web Application. This caused all sorts of problems in earlier versions of SharePoint (primarily busted contextual scopes,...
20 Feb 2013
SharePoint 2013 - Initial take on changes to Search
It's like Christmas in July - I'm currently waiting for my download of SharePoint Server 2013 and can't wait to play for the first time! I don't have a lot to talk about yet, but a ton of official slide decks can be found at SharePoint 2013: Presentation: IT pro training ( http://www.microsoft.com/en...
16 Jul 2012
SP2010 Search *Explained: Concepts and Terminology
In broad terms, SharePoint Search is comprised of three main functional process components: Crawling (Gathering) : Collecting content to be processed Indexing : Organizing the processed content into a structured/searchable index Query Processing : Retrieving a relevant result set relative...
29 Jun 2012
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