This is a SharePoint plugin designed to allow SharePoint Administrators target the SharePoint Search Service crawler at a specific SharePoint Server for each Web Application, increasing performance of the crawl and preventing the crawler from impacting the user experience.
This solution accomplishes the steps outlined in the article Targeting the Search Crawler to a Specific Server. This solution is designed for Path-Based Site Collections.
SharePoint 2010 Standard and Enterprise, SharePoint 2013 Foundation, Standard, and Enterprise
SharePoint Solution (WSP)