SWISH stands for Simple Web Indexing System for Humans. With it you can index directories of files and search the generated indexes. Based on EIT's swish, this is a cleaner-compiling, enhanced version with better docs, better installation and configuration tools, more sample configurations, and a Web page to help manage index rebuilding. SWISH is used with w4ais as a Web-based front end.
w4ais is a gateway between a forms-capable Web browser and an indexing/search program, based on the old EIT wwwwais program. This new version is tested completely with swish 1.2 and above, and should still work with freeWAIS. This version allows easy and thorough customization of the search page look and feel, and includes help and various utilities to install and configure multiple interfaces for various users or sites on a single system.
WebGlimpse is a scalable, feature-rich search engine for indexing your Web site or any collection of local and remote sites you choose. Features include customizable output formats, custom ranking/ordering of hits, fuzzy matching, boolean queries, a Web administration interface for multiple archives, logging of queries, caching of results, and more. Localized search interfaces are provided in multiple languages including Spanish, German, French, Italian, Norwegian, Finnish, Russian, Hebrew, and others. It supports 3rd party filters for indexing PDF, Word, and Excel files. It is free for academic and most nonprofit users.
PowerSeek SQL allows you to create, manage, and run your own search engine and directory portal with total control and ease. it is user friendly in every aspect and built for the most demanding uses and customization needs. It comes with an extensive admin panel, the ability to sell link listings, SEO friendly URLs, link reviews/ratings, content sensitive banner rotator, spam filter, broken link checker, custom data fields, mailers, crawlers, pre-designed template sets, reciprocal link checker, image/video/file uploading, RRS feeds, optional PPC functionality, and much more. It can be used for Yellow Pages, real estate, and travel directories, complex product catalogs, image galleries, and more.