Best search topology for 1 WFE Server,1 App server and 1 SQL Server? Where to configure the index partitioning,query components and other search components
Its depend how big the servers in term of Memory and CPU. As Query components required more resources then it is advisable never configure it on web front end.
- Use the WFE for web applications only
- Use App server for all applications.
Please check this topology diagram recommended by MSFT.