Machine translation: benefits and advantages of statistical machine translation and NRC’s Portage

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Subjectmachine translation; automatic translation; language
AbstractMachine translation has progressed remarkably in recent years, particularly since the advent of the new statistical paradigm. Among SMT systems, NRC’s Portage is among the very best in the world, as repeatedly demonstrated in various international competitions. What is more, the system is currently being used to costeffective advantage by major language service providers in Canada, while being tested by businesses in other domains, as well as by the military and intelligence services in the United States.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada; Information and Communication Technologies
NoteAlso available in French: Traduction automatique: avantages et retombées de la traduction automatique statistique et le logiciel Portage du CNRC
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NPARC number21274926
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Record created2015-04-30
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