Check out Google's Search Appliance: http://www.google.com/services/index.html Marcia > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org > [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Amy Clements > Sent: Monday, April 08, 2002 3:43 AM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: Re: [thelist] Site search tools > > > > > Greetings list, > > > > We're looking for a search tool we can use for searching our company web > > site. It must handle PDF's and be reasonable priced. Google is not > > customizable in it's look, and I don't even know if it will do PDF's. > > Atomz is VERY reasonably priced at $00.00 for sites under 500 pages, but > > the free version will not do PDF's. > > > > The paid version? "...ranges from $15,000 to $75,000 with most pricing > > falling into the $25-$35,000 range depending on the needs of your Web > > site." > > > > Not reasonble. > > > > Any one know of a good tool? > > We use Inktomi on our site (for details see www.inktomi.com). It > handles PDFs fine (and pretty much any other type of file - > there's an editable list in the admin side), and you can set it > *not* to index them if that is your preference. It's reasonably > flexible, but the admin interface isn't what I'd call intuitive > or friendly. I don't have details of what we're paying for it, > but I doubt is anywhere near what you've been quoted. Worth a look. > > Hope that helps, > Amy. > > -- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !