The project (where Sphinx applied later) started 2009 had large database of emails , contacts and various business transaction records. It was done with PHP and MySQL. The project had had to be long-standing, and the database was growing fast. After couple years we’ve felt lack of fine full-text search. For that time the MySQL build-in fulltext indexes haven’t been available yet as it was implemented in v5.5. After the quick review of some open source tools for full text search we decided to use the Sphinx.
One of our projects was created to simplify document management for lawyers. Contract and document signing process is a vital part of any legal paperwork, so we needed a safe and simple way to implement it for our project. There is a number of APIs providing this service so we needed to choose one which suits us the best. Criteria would be – socially proven/popular, secure, easy integration, eSignature without leaving our software.
We continue set of articles about interesting technology areas and solutions we have implemented or encountered in our projects. This article briefly describes our experience in development of MS Outlook plugin for custom SaaS (CRM-like solution). Our solution Our goal was to develop a plugin for MS Outlook that will allow to manage custom object… Read More »
We continue set of articles about interesting technology areas and solutions we have implemented or encountered in projects. This article briefly describes our experience in development of synchronization solution between custom software service and Exchange and Office 365. Our solution Our goal was to implement data synchronization between our service and Exchange Online and Office… Read More »
Web-module for helpdesk system which allows filing helpdesk and inventory reports to support people.