Answer: Yes – The Google Mini Can Index documents stored in Micrsoft SharePoint!
The Google Mini along with the MC+A Google SharePoint Sitemap can effectively be configured to crawl Microsoft SharePoint sites. The MC+A Google SharePoint Sitemap produces a dyanmic site map which the Mini can use to crawl deep within SharePoint. You can further enhance this by adding a Content Web Part onto the search page which will allow you to have the Google Mini produce search results within SharePoint.
and in edit mode:
How is the integration achieved?
Step 1 – Navigate to the search results page
Step 2 – Switch the search results page to edit mode
Step 3 – Delete the SharePoint search web parts
Step 4 – Add content editor web part
Step 5 Add the following code(modify for your environment)
Content for web part
How does this work?
1) SharePoint search web part reads the k parameter query string and makes an ‘ajax’ type of request to the appliance.
2) The end use broswer communicates directly with the Mini.
If you purchase a Google Mini from MC+A, we offer a free GSS with support matching for the term of the Google Mini. Otherwise, the product lists for $500 and includes a 30 day trial support during the trial. MC+A professional services can be engaged to assist with the integration within SharePoint.