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    These are the default boost parameter settings used in the Cloud Search Service 4.x. It should help you understand which fields, content types, and boosts are weighted higher and how they influence the search relevancy ranking. Details of the fields, scores, and matching are explained in A Deep Dive into Jive Cloud Search: How It Works and How to Make It Work for You.

     

    Note that configurable search parameters can be adjusted for your instance. Please contact support if you want to change the search settings for your instance. Fixed parameters cannot be changed.

     

    Fixed parameters

    The fixed boost parameters listed below affect specific fields in content and place search.

    [
        { name: 'keyphrases', boost: 1.5},
        { name: 'entities.text', boost: 1.5},
        { name: 'videoCaption', boost: 1.25},
        { name: 'videoCelebrities', boost: 1.25},
        { name: 'videoContent', boost: 1.25},
        { name: 'videoLabels', boost: 1.25},
        { name: 'videoText', boost: 1.25},
    ]

     

    Configurable parameters

    The configurable parameters listed below can be configured for each instance.

    {
        searchQueryToggles: {
            exactMatchEnabled: true,
            proximityMatchEnabled: true,
            outcomeTypeScriptEnabled: true,
            objectTypeScriptEnabled: true,
            recencyScriptEnabled: true,
        },
        searchQueryParameters: {
            recencyMaximumScore: 1.8,
            recencyMinimumScore: 0.9,
            recencyDropSpeed: 50.0,
            outcomeTypeOutdatedBoost: 0.1,
            outcomeTypeOfficialBoost: 2.0,
            outcomeTypeFinalizedBoost: 1.4,
            objectTypeDocumentBoost: 1.4,
            objectTypeBlogBoost: 1.4,
            objectTypeBlogPostBoost: 1.4,
            objectTypeDiscussionsAndQuestionsBoost: 1.0,
            objectTypePollBoost: 1.0,
            objectTypeIdeaBoost: 1.0,
            objectTypeVideoBoost: 1.0,
            objectTypeStatusUpdateBoost: 1.0,
        },
        searchQueryFieldDefinitions: {
            subject: {
                rawBoost: 1.0,
                analyzedBoost: 1.0,
                nGramBoost: 1.0,
                exactMatchBoost: 1.6,
                proximityMatchBoost: 0.5,
                proximityMatchSlop: 3.0,
            },
            body: {
                rawBoost: 0.1,
                analyzedBoost: 0.1,
                nGramBoost: 0.1,
                exactMatchBoost: 1.0,
                proximityMatchBoost: 0.5,
                proximityMatchSlop: 3.0,
            },
            tags: {
                rawBoost: 0.5,
                analyzedBoost: 0.5,
                nGramBoost: 0.5,
                exactMatchBoost: 1.0,
                proximityMatchBoost: 0.1,
                proximityMatchSlop: 3.0,
            },
        },
    }