The Introduction to FAST Search API provides an introduction on how to use the FAST API. FAST stores documents in a collection. We usually perform searches on a collection. But there are times when we want all documents in a collection.
FAST is a search engine used for enterprise search. In FAST, a View specifies how content is structured. It has collections. A collection has documents. Each document has a specific structure, specified by fields. Apart from specifying the content, a
Microsoft FAST Search for SharePoint provides enterprise search and information retrieval capabilities. FAST provides a API to query documents indexed in the server. The API is available in a proprietary assembly, Esp-SearchApi. We will write a simple program to perform a search.