-Re: Named Entity Extraction.
Manuel Blechschmidt 2012-06-10, 17:08
On 09.06.2012, at 12:09, Gaurav Sehgal wrote:
> We are planning to deploy Mahout in our systems; to use named entity extraction; Is there a specific algorithm such as Aho-Corasick Algorithm; which Mahout implements for NER. I went through the Mahout website and it dosen't seem to have any NER related algorithm.
Such a functionality is not available in Mahout. I think that GATE should also be mentioned here:
Further there is a company called OpenCalais which is doing a lot for Named Entity Recognition: http://www.opencalais.com/
> Thanks for your help,
M.Sc. IT Systems Engineering