Hibernate Search in Action

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Manning, 2009 - Computers - 463 pages
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Enterprise and web applications require full-featured, "Google-quality" searchcapabilities, but such features are notoriously difficult to implement and maintain.Hibernate Search builds on the Lucene feature set and offers an easyto-implement interface that integrates seamlessly with Hibernate-the leadingdata persistence solution for Java applications.

Hibernate Search in Action introduces both the principles of enterprise searchand the implementation details a Java developer will need to use HibernateSearch effectively. This book blends the insights of the Hibernate Search leaddeveloper with the practical techniques required to index and manipulate data,assemble and execute search queries, and create smart filters for better searchresults. Along the way, the reader masters performance-boosting concepts likeusing Hibernate Search in a clustered environment and integrating with thefeatures already in your applications.

This book assumes you're a competent Java developer with some experienceusing Hibernate and Lucene.

Purchase of the print book comes with an offer of a free PDF, ePub, and Kindle eBook from Manning. Also available is all code from the book.

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About the author (2009)

Emmanuel Bernard

joined the Hibernate team in 2003 and is now the lead

developer of Hibernate Annotations and Hibernate EntityManager, two key projects

on top of the Hibernate core implementing the Java Persistence specification.

He has also led the Hibernate Search project from its inception, reconciling the

two fields. Emmanuel has been involved in ORM and Full Text search and is a regular

speaker at various conferences and JUGs, including JavaOne, JBoss World,

and Javapolis (Javoxx). He is also involved in the Java Community Process as a

specification lead for JSR 303 (Bean Validation) and as an expert group member

for JSR 317 (Java Persistence 2.0).

John Griffin is the software engineer/architect for SOS Staffing Services, Inc. He

was formerly the lead e-commerce architect for Iomega Corporation, lead SOA

architect for Realm Systems, and an independent consultant for the Dept of the

Interior, among many other callings. John is the author of XML and SQL Server

2000 published by New Riders Press. He is a member of the ACM.

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