RE: Searching remote servers in your own company

Subject: RE: Searching remote servers in your own company
From: "Andrew Warren" <awarren -at- synaptics -dot- com>
To: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2008 11:59:17 -0700

McLauchlan, Kevin wrote:

> If I [search] a company fileserver (that lives in another city), the
> search eventually times out... but only after tying up the bandwidth
> for my co-workers. That's because all the search action happens on my
> computer, using my CPU, but creating millions of transactions down
> the fiber to the server.
> It strikes me that there _must_ exist server-side search utilities


There are. Do a Google search for:

remote "google desktop search"

and you'll find lots of web servers that integrate with Google Desktop
Search to provide exactly what you want.


=== Andrew Warren - awarren -at- synaptics -dot- com
=== Synaptics, Inc - Santa Clara, CA

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