Hierarchical Navigable Small Worlds (HNSW)

Hierarchical Navigable Small World (HNSW) graphs are among the top-performing indexes for vector similarity search[1]. HNSW is a hugely popular technology that time and time again produces state-of-the-art performance with super fast search speeds and fantastic recall.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.pinecone.io/learn/hnsw/