Chapter 4   Delivering Information to Users

In most K2 installations, developers—software designers and programmers—are responsible for building the customized K2 applications or portals that deliver enterprise information to users. Developers are also responsible for integrating Verity K2 with the enterprise’s other systems.

This chapter contains information primarily of interest to developers. It gives a brief overview of K2 application development. For a more complete introduction to the options and interfaces available to Verity application developers, see the Verity Developer Getting Started Guide.

This chapter contains the following sections:

Providing Search Capability


Presenting Search Results


Retrieving and Displaying Documents


Implementing Parametric Search


Relational Taxonomies


Implementing Profiling


Implementing Recommendations