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Beiträge von Timo Hund

Timo Hund works as a senior developer at dkd Internet Service GmbH. Over the last year he collected a lot of experiences with Apache Solr and Lucene in several IT projects.

Apache Solr for TYPO3 review and outlook for 2019

 TYPO3  solr  review  outlook  roadmap

The year 2018 is ending soon and most of us will take a break and celebrate Christmas and the new year 2019. We hope you will have and have a nice and relaxing time!For us, this is also a chance to look back and to think about the next year and the future of Apache Solr for TYPO3.2019 will also be special in some ways since we will celebrate the 10th birthday of our Apache Solr integration for TYPO3.ReviewThe year 2018 was an exciting year for TYPO3, Apache Solr for TYPO3 and for me as well :-) In the following paragraphs I want to summarize some highlights of...


Upcoming releases for Apache Solr for TYPO3

 TYPO3  console  score  packagist  composer

As for every release we set a focus in which fields we want to improve Apache Solr for TYPO3 with the next releases. In the previous release (8.0.x) our goal was to improve the user experience in the frontend and in the backend. For this release, our focus was to provide tools for integrators that help with automation and debugging in multiple ways.EXT:solr 8.1.0For EXT:solr this means that we mainly extend the API to be able to ship the other tools as add-ons. Beside these API extensions, several bugfixes have been merged.As mentions before we will provide two new...


TYPO3 Camp Stuttgart

 TYPO3  TYPO3Camp  extsolr  stuttgart

Für uns (Rafael und Timo) war das diesjährige TYPO3-Camp Stuttgart das erste Camp in Stuttgart. Das Schloss Hohenheim und die Anlagen drum herum, gepaart mit dem perfekten Wetter boten die idealen Bedingungen für das Camp. Ein Dank gilt hier der Universität Hohenheim, die das mit ermöglicht hat.Für die TYPO3-Community wird es leider das letzte Camp im Schloss der Uni Hohenheim gewesen sein. Für nächstes Jahr ist eine neue Location geplant.SamstagVor der Sessionplanung bestand die Möglichkeit, gemeinsam im Schloss zu frühstücken. Dadurch konnte man schon den...


Apache Solr for TYPO3 - What’s next 2018

 apachesolr  TYPO3  solr

With the release of EXT:solr 8, EXT:solrfal 5, EXT:solrfluidgrouping 1 and EXT:tika 3 we provided a lot of improvements at the beginning of 2018.At the end of the last year, we asked you, what is important for you for Apache Solr for TYPO3 with a survey ( we put our heads together and created a draft of our roadmap this year. As always it depends on the financing what we are able to achieve.By now we have the following ideasQ2 - Focus: Maintenance ToolsEXT:solr (8.1.0) maintenance release...


dkd zu Gast beim ersten TYPO3 Camp Mitteldeutschland

 TYPO3  T3Camp  solr  cms  typo3community

Das erste Mal gab es in diesem Jahr das TYPO3Camp Mitteldeutschland in Dresden. Grund genug, für uns als dkd dabei zu sein :-).DonnerstagBegonnen hat das Camp in Dresden schon mit einem Get-together im Café 100. Dort konnten sich die Teilnehmer vorab schon kennenlernen und austauschen. Für das leibliche Wohl, war dank der zahlreichen Sponsoren bestens gesorgt.FreitagAls Location hatte das Organisationsteam das “Hygiene Museum Dresden” gewinnen können. Ich habe mich vorab schon gefragt, was das wohl für eine Location ist. Habe aber schnell festgestellt, dass...


Upcoming Apache Solr for TYPO3 releases

 TYPO3  apachesolr  solr  FLUID  grouping  json  features

2017 was a very interesting and successful year for "Apache Solr for TYPO3" and we were able to deliver a few cool features.Just to mention some highlights:Public availability of FLUID Templating in EXT:solrSupport of TYPO3 8 LTSOwn TYPO3 backend modulesThanks to all contributors and sponsors in 2017 helped us to improve EXT:solr!Some months have passed since the last bigger feature release and I would like to use this change to summarize what we are working on in EXT:solr 8.0.0. Depending on the financing we plan to do the next release in the middle of...