Ilias Tsagklis

About Ilias Tsagklis

Ilias Tsagklis is a senior software engineer working in the telecom domain. He is an applications developer in a wide variety of applications/services. Ilias is co-founder and Executive Editor at Java Code Geeks.

Hibernate Search 4.2 final released: spatial query supported

JBoss has announced the release of Hibernate Search 4.2 final. You may download it from Sourceforge or use the Maven artifacts.

In the new release, some interesting features are included:

  • Hibernate Search now supports spatial queries. With the Spatial extensions you can combine fulltext queries with restrictions based on distance from a point in space, filter results based on distances from coordinates or sort results on such a distance criteria.
  • Compatibility with Apache Lucene 3.6, the suggested version being 3.6.2
  • Integration with Apache Tika for indexing files like MP3 or word documents (as well as the indexing the metadata of those files)
  • JBoss AS 7 simplified integration via a set of modules
  • Performance improvements for the Near Real Time support
  • Compatibility with the latest Hibernate ORM 4.1.9.Final

In order to migrate to the latest version, follow the Hibernate Search Migration Guide.

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