Using User Context (AKA Segmentation) in Search with SharePoint 2013

Using a context to represent the current user in search was something that we first introduced in FAST Search for SharePoint 2010.  If you're interested in how it worked back then you can take a look at this post:  http://blogs.technet.com/b/speschka/archive/2009/12/09/using-custom-properties-to-create-a-fast-search-for-sharepoint-2010-user-context.aspx.  In SharePoint 2013, we don't have the same exact feature, but we have to replace…

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Integrating People Metadata In Content Searches Using Query Rules in SharePoint 2013

Okay, that’s admittedly kind of a long goofy title, so what is Steve talking about here?  Well, let me phrase it this way – a few days ago I saw a question flying around that went something like this:  I have folks that work for different departments in my organization, like Sales, Finance, etc.  When…

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