A Case study : Altavista's Scooter

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Specifications

The AltaVista Method
  1. Scooter gathers URLs and sends them to Fetch
  2. Fetch grabs a copy of the site and sends the data to Vista (the indexer)
  3. Vista indexes the data
  4. Results are retrieved by users with the AltaVista GUI


Vista (the indexer)

Vista's ranking algorithm

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