Creating a custom searchable index for an external data source in Sitecore

Creating custom Search index for external source in Sitecore - Teaser

I am sure that all of you have created a regular item index for Sitecore with Solr or Lucene in the past already. I got to the challenge that I needed to call an external service which is provided by a third-party system provided by the client. My first thought was to directly call the service and show the results of that call – but the response took too long.
So I decided to make a custom index containing the external data and thus having a great response time. Weiterlesen

Adding new languages to Sitecore’s Solr indexes

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Sitecore’s Solr indexes come with a rich set of preconfigured languages. This means you normally don’t need to bother about Solr when introducing a new language to Sitecore. However, some languages are missing in the managed schema which means you … Weiterlesen