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Balie as a UIMA annotator

Balie named entity recognition called from IBM UIMA

Feature-rich token

Tokens are described by more than 50 features

Multilingual tokenizer

Tokenization for five languages

Commercial application ready

Balie is powering YooName and other commercial applications

About Balie

Balie was created at University of Ottawa, Canada, in April 2004.

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Named Entity Recognition

Balie's evolution is called YooName and it allows recognizing 100 types of named entities.

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UIMA Annotator

Balie is compatible with IBM UIMA (Unstructured Information Management Architecture) SDK.

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