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Language Technology for Transnational Web Services

Stephan Busemann
In: Proceedings of Advancing the Information Society - European Telematics Conference '98, February 4-6. Advancing the Information Society - European Telematics Conference, Pages 101-105, European Commission DG XIII, 1998.


The growing flood of information on the internet is mostly encoded in language. The increasing need to augment existing technology for searching, extracting, and summarizing information encoded in multiple languages can be met by employing advanced language technology. This paper concentrates on results achieved within the TEMSIS and ongoing MULINEX projects in meeting these needs, and presents key concepts for the exploitation of the web.