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Sphinx is a fulltext F/OSS search engine that provides text search functionality to client applications.
A list below shows Sphinx alternatives which were either selected by us or voted for by users. You can filter this list by tags and platforms

Latest version of Sphinx is 2.2.11 and it was released on 2016-07-26.

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  • Xapian by xapian.org

    Xapian is an open source probabilistic information retrieval library, released under the GNU General Public License (GPL). It is a full text search engine library for programmers. It is written in...

    Latest version of Xapian is 1.4.4 and it was released on 2017-04-19.

    Tags: Free Search Engine Software
  • Surfraw by Julian Assange

    Surfraw (Shell Users Revolutionary Front Rage Against the Web) is a free public domain POSIX-compliant (i.e. meant for Linux, FreeBSD etc.) command-line shell program for interfacing with a number...

    Latest version of Surfraw is 2.2.9 and it was released on Dic 2013.

    Tags: Free Search Engine Software, Julian Assange, 2000 Software, Publicdomain Software With Source Code
  • Swishe by originated by Kevin Hughes

    SWISH-E stands for Simple Web Indexing System for Humans - Enhanced. It is used to index collections of documents ranging up to one million documents in size and includes import filters for many...

    Latest version of Swish-e is 2.4.7 and it was released on 2009-04-05.

    Tags: Free Search Engine Software
  • StrangeSearch by Jeremy Davis, Dan Dunham

    StrangeSearch is a free, open source indexing and search engine for Windows by Jeremy Davis and Dan Dunham. It was originally developed at Iowa State University and is the inspiration of several...

    Tags: Free Search Engine Software, Iowa State University
  • mnoGoSearch by Alexander Barkov

    mnoGoSearch is an open source search engine for Unix-like computer systems written in C. It is distributed under the GNU General Public License and designed to organize search within a website,...

    Latest version of mnoGoSearch is 3.3.15 and it was released on 2013-12-01.

    Tags: Internet Search Engines, Free Search Engine Software, Free Web Crawlers
  • htDig

    ht://Dig is a free software indexing and searching system created in 1995 by Andrew Scherpbier while he was employed at San Diego State University. It can provide a search engine for a single...

    Latest version of ht://Dig is 3.2.0b6 and it was released on 2004-06-16.

    Tags: Free Search Engine Software
  • Glimpse by Internet WorkShop

    GLIMPSE is a text indexing and retrieval software program originally developed at the University of Arizona by Udi Manber, Sun Wu, and Burra Gopal. It was released under the ISC license in September...

    Latest version of Glimpse is 4.18.6 (source) / 4.18.5 (binary) and it was released on 2012-06-09.

    Tags: Free Search Engine Software, Software Using The Isc License
  • gb by Matt Wells

    GigaBlast is a web search engine founded in 2000. In 2015, it claimed to have indexed over 12 billion web pages, and received billions queries per month. The search engine source code is written in...

    Tags: Internet Search Engines, Companies Based In New Mexico, Free Search Engine Software, Software Using The Apache License
  • DocFetcher by DocFetcher project

    DocFetcher is an open source desktop search application that runs on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It is written in Java and has a Standard Widget Toolkit based graphical user...

    Latest version of DocFetcher is 1.1.19 and it was released on Jan, 10, 2017.

    Tags: Desktop Search Engines, Free Search Engine Software, Crossplatform Software, Java Platform Software, Free Software Programmed In Java
  • Apache Nutch by Apache Software Foundation

    Apache Nutch is a highly extensible and scalable open source web crawler software...

    Latest version of Apache Nutch is 1.13 and 2.3.1 and it was released on 2017-04-02.

    Tags: Internet Search Engines, Free Search Engine Software, Java Libraries, Crossplatform Free Software, Free Web Crawlers
  • Lucene by Apache Software Foundation

    Apache Lucene is a free and open-source information retrieval software library, originally written completely in Java by Doug Cutting. It is supported by the Apache Software Foundation and is...

    Latest version of Lucene is 6.6.1 and it was released on 2017-09-07.

    Tags: Apache Software Foundation, Free Search Engine Software, Java Libraries, C Sharp Libraries, Crossplatform Software, Software Using The Apache License, Search Engine Software
  • Solr by Apache Software Foundation

    Solr (pronounced "solar") is an open source enterprise search platform, written in Java, from the Apache Lucene project. Its major features include full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted...

    Latest version of Solr is 7.0.0 and it was released on 2017-09-20.

    Tags: Apache Software Foundation, Free Software Programmed In Java, Free Search Engine Software, Search Engine Software, Databaserelated Software For Linux, Nosql
  • YaCy by YaCy community

    YaCy (pronounced "ya see") is a free distributed search engine, built on principles of peer-to-peer (P2P) networks. Its core is a computer program written in Java distributed on several hundred...

    Latest version of YaCy is 1.92 and it was released on 2016-12-26.

    Tags: Anonymity Networks, Distributed Data Storage, Free Search Engine Software, Free Web Crawlers, Internet Search Engines, Java Platform Software, Crossplatform Software, Software Using The Gpl License, Peertopeer Software
  • Elasticsearch by Shay Banon

    Elasticsearch is a search engine based on Lucene. It provides a distributed, multitenant-capable full-text search engine with an url=HTTP]web interface and schema-free ] documents. Elasticsearch is...

    Latest version of Elasticsearch is 5.6.1 and it was released on 2017-09-18.

    Tags: Search Engine Software, Free Software Programmed In Java, Free Search Engine Software, Databaserelated Software For Linux, Internet Search Engines
  • FAROO by FAROO Limited

    FAROO is a universal web search engine based on peer-to-peer technology. It uses a distributed crawler that stores search data on users' computers instead of a central server. Whenever a user visits...

    Latest version of FAROO is 3.5.1030 and it was released on {{start date and age|df=yes|2013|07}}.

    Tags: Beta Software, Distributed Data Storage, Internet Search Engines, Web Crawlers, Peertopeer Software
  • Searx by Adam Tauber (alias asciimoo.)

    Searx is a free search engine, available under a GNU Affero General Public License version 3, with the aim of protecting the privacy of its users, not sharing user's IP and search history with the...

    Latest version of Searx is '0.12.0' and it was released on {{Start date and age|2017|June|4}}.

    Tags: Internet Search Engines, Internet Privacy Software
  • Lucidworks Fusion

    Lucidworks is a San Francisco, California-based enterprise search technology company offering an application development platform, commercial support, consulting, training and value-add software for...

    Latest version of Lucidworks Fusion is 3.1.0 and it was released on 2017-06-21.

    Tags: American Companies Established In 2007, Technology Companies Established In 2007, Search Engine Software, Software Companies Based In The San Francisco Bay Area, Information Retrieval Organizations, Internet Search Engines, Big Data Companies
  • Bioinformatic Harvester by Urban Liebel, Björn Kindler

    The Bioinformatic Harvester was a bioinformatic meta search engine created by the European Molecular Biology Laboratory and subsequently hosted and further developed by KIT Karlsruhe Institute of...

    Latest version of Bioinformatic Harvester is 4 and it was released on 2011-05-24.

    Tags: Bioinformatics Software, Biological Databases, Internet Search Engines, Biology Websites