Distributing Search in a Document Database

Laserfiche Computer Science, 2004-05

Liaison(s): Kurt Rapelje, Karl Chan ’89
Advisor(s): Zachary Dodds
Students(s): Adam Kangas (PM), Janna DeVries, Joseph Walker, Kamil Wnuk

As organizations make the shift from paper documents to electronic document imaging systems, the size of electronic document repositories is constantly growing. This team has researched distributed methods for reducing the amount of time required to perform full-text searching in large document databases.