BitNami Apache Solr Stack is an easy-to-install environment for developing and deploying Java applications. It includes pre-configured, ready-to-run versions of Apache and Java so users can get the environment up and running in minutes after answering a few questions. Windows, Linux, Linux 64, and Mac OS X operating systems are supported. It includes Apache Solr, a fast enterprise search platform from the Apache Lucene project. Its major features include powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering, database integration, rich document (e.g., Word, PDF) handling, and geospatial search.
Bear is a lightweight remote automation tool for Groovy/Java/JVM. It allows you to deploy projects, setup your cluster, and install software to your remote machines. It differs from other existing tools in that it uses a programmatic approach - your deployment is a regular Java class. It also uses static types, chained method calls, FP, and fluent programming techniques.