What Google Says:
Google Enterprise Search helps employees and customers find what they need, fast. It’s easy to use and manage so you can put your data back to work.
Source: Google Enterprise Search
Why You Should Use It:
Google search technology applied on your business servers – no doubt, you can trust Google Enterprise Search to complement your Google Enterprise Products.
Google Enterprise Search consists of 2 products.
- Google Site Search is hosted by Google and interfaces to your company’s website delivering relevant results from your own site and allows customization through an XML API. Pricing starts at $100/yr for 20,000 queries/yr.
- The Google Search Appliance is a standalone box that interfaces to your company’s servers and can connect to your internal databases and applications. It is scalable, can search virtually any kind of document and works with the security you already have in place. Using Google’s search algorithms it serves up highly relevant results. The simple pricing model is per-document. The G100 can index up to 20 million documents and the G500 can index up to 100 million documents.
Watch Google’s Introduction to their Enterprise Search Solutions here:
If you’re looking for a more detailed explanation of the Google Search Appliance, listen to Richard Achee talking about its application in Google Enterprise Search solutions for your business: