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Taking Solr to Production

Moving your Apache Solr infrastructure from development to production is a critical step, whether you’re using Sitecore, AEM, Drupal, or your own custom application. It is quite straightforward to install Solr on your local machine and load a collection; however, when you start getting ready for production, you discover how daunting the task actually is.

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10 Best Practices for Taking Solr to Production

SearchStax Cloud FAQs

Apache Solr is an open-source search platform that provides indexing and search capabilities for web applications and other types of data-driven applications. Solr is built on top of Apache Lucene, which is a high-performance search engine library written in Java.

SearchStax Cloud is a fully-managed SaaS solution that automates, manages, maintains and scales Solr search infrastructure in public or private clouds.

Core features include:

Core Features

  • High Availability Solr or HA Solr
  • Cloud automation
  • Monitoring and alerting
  • Automated backups
  • Disaster recovery options to meet every business need
  • Available on AWS, Azure and Google in over 60 regions
  • On-demand scaling
  • Roles and permissions

Our top 10 Solr best practices for taking Solr from development to production include the following topics:

  1.  Implement Zookeeper
  2. Achieve High Availability
  3. Follow Security Protocols with TLS
  4. Maintain Access Restrictions
  5. Distribute Queries with a Load Balancer
  6. Determine What to Log
  7. Monitor the Health of Your Solr Deployment
  8. Create a Backup Strategy
  9. Determine When to Expand Storage
  10. Keep up with Vulnerability Patches

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