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7.5
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Azure Search is a search-as-a-service cloud solution that gives developers APIs and tools for adding a rich search experience over your data in web, mobile, and enterprise applications. Functionality is exposed through a simple REST API or .NET SDK that masks the inherent complexity of search technology. In addition to APIs, the Azure portal provides administration and prototyping support. Infrastructure and availability are managed by Microsoft.Solr is highly reliable, scalable and fault tolerant, providing distributed indexing, replication and load-balanced querying, automated failover and recovery, centralized configuration and more. Solr powers the search and navigation features of many of the world's largest internet sites.
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Azure Search is ranked 2nd in Search as a Service while Solr is ranked 4th in Search as a Service with 2 reviews. Azure Search is rated 0, while Solr is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Solr writes "The Natural Language Search capability is helpful and intuitive for our users". Azure Search is most compared with ELK Elasticsearch, Amazon AWS CloudSearch, Amazon Kendra, Algolia and Amazon Athena, whereas Solr is most compared with Amazon AWS CloudSearch, Algolia, ELK Elasticsearch, Amazon Kendra and Amazon Athena.

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