ABBYY USA Signs Agreement with Entopia4 May, 2004
ABBYY USA Signs Agreement with Entopia
FREMONT, CA—ABBYY USA, a recognized leader in document recognition and linguistic technologies, announced the signing of a global agreement with Entopia, Inc., an innovator in solutions for information discovery. Under the agreement, Entopia will incorporate ABBYY’s Morphology Engine technology, which is composed of advanced linguistic capabilities, into its K-Bus infrastructure. Entopia will use the morphological engine to stem search terms to their root for use by Entopia's information discovery infrastructure. The root terms are used by the Entopia K-Bus search and retrieval algorithms to enable multi-lingual support. ABBYY’s Morphology Engine is part of ABBYY Retrieval & Morphology Engine, a software development kit for integrating advanced ABBYY technologies into desktop or client-server applications via COM-style API. The Engine supports 34 natural languages. The Morphology API of ABBYY Retrieval and Morphology Engine allows developers to integrate functions of morphology analysis (spell checking, lemmatization, and paradigm generation) into various systems that process electronic text information. “We are pleased to partner with and provide our morphology technology to one of the industry’s most renowned information discovery companies, ” said Joe Budelli, vice president of business development for ABBYY USA. “As a long-standing leader in recognition technology, ABBYY is confident that we will provide Entopia with proven technology that will be an asset to their solutions. ” “We are delighted to use ABBYY’s morphological engine to help enable multi-lingual retrieval to our customers though our K-Bus information discovery infrastructure” said Peter Katz, executive vice president of sales and services for Entopia. Entopia delivers comprehensive solutions for several enterprise business knowledge applications including enterprise search, research, portals and intranets, customer support and sales force automation optimization. Entopia K-Bus leverages the business context, concepts and social activity surrounding enterprise wide content to automatically and dynamically discover and deliver truly-relevant content and experts into the day-to-day business process. For more information about ABBYY, visit: www.abbyyusa.com or contact ABBYY USA, 47221 Fremont Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94538. Phone: (510) 226-6717. For more information on Entopis, visit http://www.entopia.com/.