SearchBlox is a J2EE Search Component that delivers out-of-the-box search functionality for quick integration with your websites, applications, intranets and portals. SearchBlox uses the Lucene Search API and incorporates integrated HTTP/HTTPS and File System crawlers, support for various document formats including HTML, Word, PDF, PowerPoint and Excel, support for indexing and searching content in 17 languages and customizable search results, all controlled from a browser-based Admin Console. SearchBlox is available as a Web Archive (WAR) and is deployable on any Servlet 2.3/JSP 1.2 compliant server.
Main features in this release:
- Support for HTTPS: SearchBlox can index HTTPS content without any special configuration
- Support for Form-Based Authentication: SearchBlox spiders can index restricted content protected with form-based authentication
- Performance enhancements
Information on using SearchBlox with JBoss can be found at:
The SearchBlox FREE Edition is available free of charge and can index up to 1000 documents.
The software can be downloaded from http://www.searchblox.com