Mark Bennett

Mark Bennett <mark.bennett AT SPAMFREE lucidworks DOT com> and <mbennett AT SPAMFREE ideaeng DOT com>

Started with search engines back in 1991, at Verity, Inc. Had worked with databases prior to that.

Have worked with most commercial engines on the market including Google Search Appliance, FAST ESP, Autonomy IDOL, Autonomy/Verity K2 and Ultraseek, Endeca, Dieselpoint.

Have worked with Lucene since... way back... and with Solr since '08.

Active on apache search mailing lists, StackOverflow, vark, wikipedia and LinkedIn.


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Coauthor of Microsoft Enterprise Search book.


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