In this section We will explore the features of the Data Catalog Content Search. With this feature you can use Denodo Scheduler to index the content of your views using either ElasticSearch or the Denodo Scheduler Index Server. You can then allow your users to perform Google-like searches on them, and to customize how they see the search results.
In our example we are going to index the fields of the client view, to allow more rapid discovery of client details.
Our first Step is to configure an Index. Let's see how to do that using Denodo Scheduler
Start the Scheduler Server, the Scheduler Index Server and the Scheduler Administration tool from the Denodo Control Center. Once these are all running, open the Scheduler Administration Tool by clicking on the link (by default: http://127.0.0.1:9090/webadmin/denodo-scheduler-admin).
connectto the Scheduler Server, both of these will accept default
New Job > VDPIndexer
Extraction section, while leaving the rest to default/blank:
Exporters section, while leaving the rest to default/blank:
Resultstatus will change to
COMPLETE, indicating that the Index has been populated.
We now need to configure the newly created Index in the Data Catalog, in order to ensure that the Data Catalog includes the Index as part of the searchable content.
Administration > Set-Up > Content Search:
Configure Index Servers.
Add New Index Serverscreen.
Configure the Search Index for each VDP Server, Click the Pencil Icon.
Search Index Pathscreen, add the following details:
DONE! In the next section we will see our new Index in action!