BETHESDA, Md., July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- dtSearch Corp., a leading supplier of enterprise and developer text retrieval software, announces a native 64-bit beta version of the dtSearch Text Retrieval Engine for Win & .NET. The dtSearch Engine lets developers add dtSearch's "terabyte indexer" search functionality and file format support to Web-based and other applications. The product (both 32-bit and 64-bit beta) also adds preliminary MS Word 2007 and Excel 2007 support to the existing list of supported file types. dtSearch Engine, developer overview. The dtSearch Engine makes available dtSearch's "terabyte indexer" search functionality and file format support through .NET 2.0 and other APIs. The product provides over two dozen search options, with hit-highlighted display. The product also supports distributed or federated searching across multiple data sources, and includes .NET 2.0 API access to dtSearch's built-in Web Spider. All dtSearch Engine features have been ported to 64-bit in the beta. Terabyte indexer. Like the rest of the dtSearch product line, the dtSearch Engine can index over a terabyte of text in a single index -- as well as create and simultaneously search an unlimited number of indexes. Indexed search time is typically less than a second, even across terabytes of data. Supported file types. After a search, dtSearch can display HTML, XML and PDF files with highlighted hits and with embedded images, links and formatting intact. dtSearch uses built-in proprietary HTML converters for browser display of non-Web-ready content (MS Office, OpenOffice, ZIP, CSV, Unicode, and other popular file types) with highlighted hits. Database and fielded data support. In addition to searching fields in all supported file types, the dtSearch Engine offers hit-highlighted precision search options for ODBC, XML and SQL-type databases, including support for BLOB data. The dtSearch Engine also has extensive support for adding on-the- fly classification information and other fields to documents during indexing. dtSearch Spider. The dtSearch Engine includes full access to dtSearch's built-in Spider functionality through a .NET/.NET 2.0 API. The Spider supports: -- public sites, secure content HTTPS, password-accessible sites, and forms-based authentication -- searching of Web-based content to any specified level of horizontal or vertical depth -- searching of static content (HTML, XML, PDF, etc.) as well as dynamic content (ASP.NET, MS CMS, SharePoint, etc.), with WYSWYG display of native Web-based content with highlighted hits -- integrated relevancy-ranking of Spidered and non-Spidered content (all with highlighted hits) Search types; international language support. The dtSearch product line offers over two dozen indexed and unindexed search options. These include: fuzziness adjustable from 0 to 10 (to sift through typographical and spelling errors), synonym/concept/thesaurus (both through a built-in thesaurus and through optional user-defined synonym rings), boolean (and/or/not), natural language relevancy ranking (by hit term frequency, density and rarity), positional scoring ranking, phrase, phonic, wildcard, bilateral proximity, directed proximity, stemming, numeric range, user-defined variable term weighting, and special forensics options. The dtSearch product line also provides international language support through Unicode, covering hundreds of international languages. dtSearch product line. In addition to the dtSearch Engine for Win & .NET, the dtSearch product line also includes: dtSearch Desktop with Spider, for instantly searching files on a PC (or on PC-accessible network drives); dtSearch Network with Spider, for network-based searching; dtSearch Web with Spider, for quickly publishing a large volume of instantly searchable data to an Internet or Intranet site; dtSearch Publish, for publishing an instantly searchable document collection to CD, DVD, portable harddrive, and the like; and the dtSearch Engine for Linux, for making available dtSearch search functionality through C++ and Java APIs for Linux programmers. For more information, or to download fully-functional evaluation versions of any product, please call 1-800-IT-FINDS (or 301/263-0731), email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.dtsearch.com . About dtSearch, http://www.dtsearch.com The Smart Choice for Text Retrieval(R) since 1991, dtSearch offers 15 years of experience in text search and retrieval. The dtSearch product line includes enterprise and developer text retrieval products, meeting some of the largest-capacity text retrieval needs in the world. dtSearch products have received multiple awards and hundreds of excellent press reviews and case studies. (Please see http://www.dtsearch.com for these.) dtSearch is on the US Government's GSA Schedule. The company also has distributors worldwide, including coverage on six continents.
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