The unprecedented success of Google can be attributed to one thing: that providing the ability to find information effectively is more important than the quantity or even the quality of the information held. Search has become the entryway to the Internet.

So it goes without saying that search has become central to our everyday experience using a computer, and people have come to expect search capability in their applications.

WorkflowFirst utilizes an embedded version of Apache's Lucene search engine to provide these search capabilities throughout each application. Lucene is a powerful and fast search engine that is used by many leading websites including Wikipedia.

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