You have deployed a new SharePoint Server 2013 farm. You now wish to provision the farm's Search Service Application and to do so via PowerShell so as to be able to define simple custom search database names. This posting shows you how. This posting assumes
a five-server farm, including: one database server, one application server, two web front end servers and one Office Web Apps server. All servers are VMs hosted on Microsoft Hyper-V. And it assumes two service accounts will be used: a content access account
and an account used to run the Admin and query services. The search topology that is deployed by working through the steps in this article is the following:
SSL is not used to connect to the primary web application content source.