Trends Report

Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Search And Knowledge Discovery

September 24th, 2015
With contributors:
Mike Gualtieri , Holger Kisker, Ph.D. , Leslie Owens , Derek Nahabedian , Ian McPherson


Enterprise search has long been hamstrung by complex implementations, onerous maintenance, and less-than-spectacular search experiences for users. But the enterprise search and knowledge discovery market is changing as vendors take advantage of new data-related innovation, such as advanced analytics and visualization, machine learning, and big data, and apply new capabilities to their enterprise search solutions. Cutting-edge search experience opens up a new world to search managers, application developers, and end users. This report examines the vendor landscape and capabilities of enterprise search solutions to help application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals understand their options to develop new, superior search-applications, search-experiences, and search-driven business processes.

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