Mr. Ashiqul Islam Conducted Two Technical Sessions on Apache Solr


Two consecutive sessions on Apache Solr are conducted by Mr. Ashiqul Islam, Software Engineer on March 7th, 2012, Wednesday, and May 17th, Thursday. Both sessions are one hour long. All the developers and QAEs from PHP team were present in the session. Participates also did conduct Question & Answer sessions on their various issues related to Apache Solr as well. Following topics were discussed in the sessions-


Session 1 (Basic) on March 7th, 2012:

  • Meet apache solr

  • Features

  • Drupal Search Vs Apache solr

  • Lucene index format

  • Apache solr search integration in Drupal


Session 2 (Advanced use) on May 17th, 2012:

  • Workflow with Drupal
  • Fetched search

  • Indexing

  • Query building

  • Returned result

  • Hooks & theme

  • Test project