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    Top Answer:One of the best aspects of the solution is the indexing. It's already indexed to all the fields in the category. We don't need to spend so much extra effort to do the indexing. It's great.
    Top Answer:The solution's grammar and syntax should be easier. It does take a little bit of effort to use and understand the solution. It would help us a lot if the solution offered up more documentation or… more »
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    8th
    out of 12 in Search as a Service
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    637
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    out of 12 in Search as a Service
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    930
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    690
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    Average Words per Review
    558
    Rating
    8.0
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    Overview

    Algolia helps businesses across industries quickly create relevant, scalable, and lightning fast search and discovery experiences. Algolia’s mission is to make every search interaction meaningful and rewarding. Our hosted platform reduces the complexity of building relevant digital experiences. More than 7,500 companies like WW, Lacoste, Twitch, Medium and Stripe rely on Algolia’s enterprise-grade APIs to manage over 60 billion search queries a month.

    Founded in 2012, Algolia is backed by $74M in funding from Accel Partners, Alven Capital, Point Nine Capital and Storm Ventures. The team is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Paris, London, New York, and Atlanta. To learn more, visit www.algolia.com.

    Solr is highly reliable, scalable and fault tolerant, providing distributed indexing, replication and load-balanced querying, automated failover and recovery, centralized configuration and more. Solr powers the search and navigation features of many of the world's largest internet sites.
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    Sample Customers
    Birchbox, Twitch, Lacoste, Stripe, WW, Medium, Cousera, National Geographic, Zendesk, Magento
    eHarmony, Sears, StubHub, Best Buy, Instagram, Netflix, Disney, AT&T, eBay, AOL, Bloomberg, Comcast, Ticketmaster, Travelocity, MTV Networks
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company23%
    Comms Service Provider23%
    Educational Organization6%
    Media Company5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company17%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Comms Service Provider8%
    Retailer7%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business23%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise61%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise17%
    Large Enterprise66%

    Algolia is ranked 8th in Search as a Service while Solr is ranked 7th in Search as a Service with 1 review. Algolia is rated 0.0, while Solr is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Solr writes "The Natural Language Search capability is helpful and intuitive for our users". Algolia is most compared with Amazon AWS CloudSearch, Elastic Enterprise Search, Amazon Kendra and Azure Search, whereas Solr is most compared with Amazon AWS CloudSearch, Amazon Kendra, Elastic Enterprise Search and Azure Search.

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