Plan the topology for enterprise search (Search Server 2010)
Published: December 2, 2010
This article lists resources that you can use to help you plan a search topology for Microsoft Search Server 2010. These resources include information about how to plan server farms and topologies, search architectures, governance, and capacity.
The following resources can help you plan a search topology:
Estimate performance and capacity requirements for Microsoft Search Server 2010 Express. This article helps you plan for performance and capacity for Search Server 2010.
White paper: SharePoint 2010 for hosters (SharePoint Server 2010). This white paper helps you plan the multi-tenancy requirements in a hosted environment.
Search Environment Planning for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=167736) This technical diagram describes primary architecture design decisions for search environments.
Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=167739). This technical diagram details the physical and logical architecture components that make up a search system and shows common search architectures.
Design Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=167742). This technical diagram describes initial design steps to determine a basic design for a SharePoint Server 2010 search architecture.