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Google Search Appliance Alternative by Swiftype

Meet the modern
search solution

Migrate from the Google Search Appliance to Swiftype's Enterprise search solution and deliver a superior experience in no time, thanks to a robust indexing technology, an extensive adaptor framework, and a secure cloud infrastructure.

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Leading brands trust Swiftype to deliver millions of highly relevant results every day

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directv
marketo
shopify
cbs

Why Swiftype?

Deliver better search with better technology

Swiftype is a modern, cloud-based search solution built with enterprise-level requirements in mind. With industry leading relevance and patented, intuitive web-based control over search, our modern technology has been adopted and loved by thousands of customers around the world.

  • Superior relevance
  • Flexible data ingestion
  • Insightful analytics
  • Intuitive management

Intuitive dashboard

Manage, analyze and optimize your search experience

Swiftype's web-based search management dashboard allows anyone to monitor and customize the search experience without any specific techinical expertise. Insightful analytics provide your team with actionable information to optimize the results on a query-by-query basis using a powerful drag-and-drop interface.

  1. See what users are searching for but not finding
  2. See which content users are searching for most often
  3. Customize search results based on user search history
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Top search with no results

  • updating payment
  • warranty policy
  • media package
  • branding guide

Most popular searches

  • payments
  • refunds
  • returns
  • order history
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Powerful indexing

Consolidate your content in a single search experience

Index content across all your data sources using Swiftype’s extensive connector framework, performant web crawler, or robust API for additional flexibility. Swiftype keeps your content in sync, ensuring that your results are fresh, and that your search experience is always up-to-date.

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Built for the enterprise

Robust, scalable and secure cloud infrastructure

Swiftype's secure clound infrastructure automatically scales with your index size and traffic levels, with no server maintenance or provisioning required.

Seamlessly authenticate users and surface results based on existing user permissions, preserving your organization’s data sharing and security levels.

Switching made simple

Migrate and deploy your enterprise search experience in no time

Get started without installing hardware or downloading software. Simply login, select the content and data sources, Swiftype takes care of content ingestion, initial configurations and engine creation.

  1. Decide which content and data sources to index, leveraging Swiftype's powerful crawler, or using our extensive adaptor framework
  2. Create a new search portal, or connect Swiftype to your existing search experience
  3. Voilà! Get searching
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Swiftype vs GSA

More control, more power, more flexibility

Swiftype delivers the same world-class, out-of-the-box relevance you have been used to, and offers additional customization features to elevate your search experience to even higher levels of accuracy and performance.

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Google Search Appliance

Content ingestion

Index any content type (documents, web content, databases, etc) using a crawler, or an extensive connector framework.

Firewall access

Index documents behind firewalls, password gates, LDAP, and other security frameworks.

Result refinement

Sort and filter search results based on content type, document source, department, author, and any other metadata you choose.

Distinct portals

Create different search experiences for different departments or teams, allowing all to search within what matters most for their specific needs.

Access control lists (ACL)

Use current document permissions across your organization's content platforms to return tailored and accurate search results.

Infinite scalability

Index from a few dozens to hundreds of millions of documents without server provisioning or hardware installation.

Private cloud

Secure cloud providing benefits of on premise without the hassle of maintaining or provisioning servers, or keep software up-to-date.

Intuitive web-based dashboard

Let anyone in your organization monitor and manage your search experience, regardless of their technical expertise.

Relevance adjustment

Adjust default relevance model to favor specific document types, attributes, or other metadata.

Front-end interface

Design your front-end search experience to look and feel however best suits your organization.

Query customization

Re-order search results for specific queries, or eliminate results that might not belong.

Metadata creation

Refine your index by associating custom metadata with different document types, sources, keywords, and more.

Custom synonym sets

Synchronize search results for different terms of the same or similar meaning to customize fuzzy matching based on the unique project names and initiatives of your organization.

Indexing controls

Control reindexing time and frequency from an intuitive web-based dashboard.

Great search comes standard

Deliver advanced search with the features and tolerances that modern users expect

Analytics

Real-time, actionable insights about your users’ search habits and activity.

Result Ranking

Show more relevant content by rearranging order of search results.

Weights

Precisely adjust your search relevance model to promote the most important content based on your specific needs.

Autocomplete

Anticipate what users are searching for as they type to quickly guide them to the content they need.

Spellcheck

Don’t let spelling mistakes prevent users from finding the content they’re looking for.

Synonyms

Define synonyms to provide relevant search results, regardless of the user’s vernacular.

Facets & filtering

Display related or similar content and enable sorting and filtering of results.

Mobile-friendly

Swiftype search is optimized for mobile experience, where great search is key.

Migrate from GSA to Swiftype today.

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