Understanding Jive Search

Here you can find information about the Jive Cloud and On-Premise Search services, how they work, and how to choose one of them for your community.

Search services deployment options

You have the option to connect your instance to the Jive Cloud Search service or to install your own copy of the On-Premise Search service.

The Cloud Search service is hosted in Jive data centers and provides infinite scaling, continuous improvements, and social search relevance. For more information, see Cloud Search service.

The infrastructure of the On-Premise Search is embedded inside the Jive Core application and can be used if you cannot use Cloud Search. For more information, see On-Premise Search service.