17 Dec: Ingesting Solr Logs with the ELK Stack

When it comes to analyzing Solr logs, Solr does have some out of the box tools. However, we’ve found that those tools don’t give a lot of options for creating rich visual analysis, and don’t offer a way to analyze logs in real time. So what do we do? We turn to another open-source platform: Elastic.


08 Jul: The KMW Solr Audit

Customer issues addressed by a KMW Solr Audit Include:
-Cluster instability
-Query throughput and latency issues
-Relevancy issues / poor recall or precision
-Ingestion / index latency concerns
-Planning for a Solr upgrade or major platform update
-Problematic Hardware/cluster sizing and/or scaling issues
-Defunct operational practices