October 24th, 2001


Product Report: Juggernautsearch Engine

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Juggernautsearch Engine

Product Information

Platform: Perl, Unix (Linux), Windows NT, 2000 and XP
Price: free for personal use, contact company for commercial use


  • Open source Perl code.
  • Designed to scale up to millions of documents for topical portals
  • Multiple pagecrawlers (robot indexing spiders).
  • Multiple stopwords files to reduce index size.
  • Can remove unwanted URLs and keywords
  • Indexing statistics kept.
  • Simple CGI search interface.
  • In 1995, ran on the AltaVista main page for commerce search.