Google Percolator

Archi & Techno

My reading of Percolator architecture: a Google search engine component

In April 2010, Google updated its indexing system. Caffeine - the name of this project - was pretty transparent for the large public but represents an in depth change for Google. It does not directly improve the search page, like instant search, but the indexing mechanism, the way to provide pertinent search results. For the end user, this change allows reducing the delay between when a page is founded and when it is made available in the Google search. Google has recently published a research…

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