Understanding Search in PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface

To implement and use search in PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface, Campus Solutions uses PeopleSoft Search Framework. This framework uses facets and keyword search to provide a flexible way to search for courses and classes, and is paired with Elasticsearch as its search engine. Campus Solutions uses PeopleSoft Search Framework with Elasticsearch for a scalable search solution with near-real time searches.

If you want to use Fluid user interface to search for classes and courses, you must use PeopleTools 8.5.12 (or later) and Elasticsearch.

To implement search, you must:

  1. Deploy and Configure Elasticsearch.

  2. Configure PeopleSoft Search Framework for search in PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface.

  3. Configuring search options in PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface.

  4. Build indexes for class and course search.