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Top Answer: Microsoft FAST is quite robust. Our clients are quite happy with it.
Top Answer: Microsoft FAST is good. It is a new product. It has good pricing. It's not expensive. But people have to understand how the functionality works and how FAST is growing. So accordingly, it is good… more »
Top Answer: Overall with this Microsoft product, there are no improvements required. But there is a lot of documentation required for Microsoft support. Most are documented, but not everything. That's when we… more »
Ranking
6th
out of 22 in Indexing and Search
Views
479
Comparisons
382
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Rating
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1st
out of 22 in Indexing and Search
Views
520
Comparisons
357
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
619
Rating
8.0
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Overview
Lucene Core, our flagship sub-project, provides Java-based indexing and search technology.
Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint combines the power of FAST with the simplicity of SharePoint. FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint delivers an exceptional intranet and people search experience and a platform for building custom search-driven applications.
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Sample Customers
Bloomberg, Salesforce, Bank of America, AT&T, SAP, JP Morgan Chase, Capital One, DirecTV, Boeing, Monsanto, Warner Bros, The Walt Disney Company, Goldman Sachs, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, BlackRock
Moffitt Cancer Center, Hitachi Solutions, Manupatra Information Solutions, Unique World, _KODA AUTO a.s., MindTree Ltd, Mississippi Department of Transportation
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Computer Software Company35%
Comms Service Provider13%
Financial Services Firm10%
Media Company6%
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Lucene is ranked 6th in Indexing and Search while Microsoft FAST is ranked 1st in Indexing and Search with 1 review. Lucene is rated 0.0, while Microsoft FAST is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft FAST writes "Robust solution with good value". Lucene is most compared with IDOL, Oracle Endeca, Exalead and Attivio, whereas Microsoft FAST is most compared with Lookeen, Google Search Appliance and Coveo.

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