Understanding and Controlling Relevance

Understanding and Controlling Relevance

Summary

Relevance is a crucial element when striving for a good search experience. This instructor-led course provides a solid understanding of what good relevance is about, why it is specific to the individual use-case, and why there is no magic bullet to get it solved.
Note: This course is a module of the Elasticsearch Advanced Search specialization.

Description

You will learn about the different strategies to improve relevance and, by doing so, you will also explore and familiarize yourself with the rich set of options and specialized queries Elasticsearch offers. After completing this module, you will be able to evaluate and improve relevance in your use case.

Topics Covered

  • The Need for Customized Relevance
  • Controlling Relevance with Queries and Boosts
  • Advanced Scoring Customization Options
  • Art and Science Behind Search Relevance
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Length

2-3 hours

Duration

1 Day

Audience

Software Developers and Engineers, Data Architects, DevOps

Prerequisites

We recommend you have taken Elasticsearch Engineer I and Elasticsearch Engineer II or possess equivalent knowledge. Engineer I and Engineer II teach the concepts that are the foundation upon which all specializations are built.

Setup Requirements

  • Stable internet connection
  • Mac, Linux, or Windows
  • Latest version of Chrome or Firefox (Safari is not 100% supported)
  • Due to virtual classroom JavaScript requirements, we recommend that you disable any ad-blockers and restart your browser before class.

Additional Notes

Virtual Classroom Information
This instructor-led course is only taught in a virtual classroom environment. We encourage participants to set up their systems prior to logging into the training environment the first day of the class. We also encourage being logged into the virtual classroom 15 minutes prior to the start of class each day.

Training Specializations

This course is a module of the Elasticsearch Advanced Search specialization. Find out how our focused Training Specializations can help you with your use case.

General Training Information
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Upcoming Classes

Online

Instructor-led online training

Location Aug 2018 Sep 2018 Oct 2018 Nov 2018 Dec 2018 Jan 2019
US CENTRAL TIMEZONE Sep 5

Classes in bold are guaranteed to run!