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Docker and API workshop

Lingsoft arranged a Docker and API workshop for beginners as part of our "Microservices at Your Service" project. Filip Ginter and Juhani Luotolahti from Turku NLP group assisted Lingsoft's Sebastian Andersson with the workshop presentations. The workshop is targeted at people interested in speech and language technology development who are beginners at REST API and Docker. The whole workshop was recorded and can be watched here.

Lingsoft makes language technology available through European Language Grid

Lingsoft has made their set of Nordic NLP tools available on the European Language Grid (ELG).

The goal of the ELG platform is to become the primary platform for European language technology and to provide an easy way to integrate language technology in other solutions.

The ELG provides access to hundreds of commercial and non-commercial language technologies for all European languages, including both tools and services, as well as data sets and resources.

Survey: Lingsoft is among the biggest language service companies in the world

The U.S.-based consultancy firm Nimdzi published their report on the world's hundred biggest language service companies for 2021. The report is based on surveys and financial data published by the companies. Lingsoft is the only Finnish company included in this report on the one hundred biggest language service providers in the world. Lingsoft has maintained its position in the TOP100 list for several consecutive years. 

European Commission Awards Lingsoft Translation Contracts for Finnish and Swedish

The European Commission has awarded Lingsoft Language Services Oy framework contracts for translation services into Finnish and Swedish. The value of the contracts totals five million euros. Lingsoft has been a contractor of Finnish translation services to the European Commission for nearly 20 years. With the new contracts, Lingsoft’s cooperation with the European Commission will also cover Swedish translations.

Lingsoft assists the Finnish Parliament's Records Office in remote work using a speech recognition service

In the beginning of April, Lingsoft had the pleasure of starting a unique cooperation: We will help the experts at Parliament's Records Office to work remotely with Lingsoft's speech recognition service! Due to the exceptional circumstances, the Records Office has started working remotely, and Lingsoft is offering speech recognition services to the Records Office until the end of June.

Lingsoft partners up with IBM at Think Helsinki event on 29th of October 2019

Lingsoft is again participating as an IBM partner in the annual Think Summit at the Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre on 29th of October. At the event, IBM and its partners will be presenting breakthrough technologies and their utilisation in different industries. At Lingsoft's own stand, you can learn how to analyse text data by combining Lingsoft and IBM technologies. We will also be showcasing our speech recognition solutions throughout the day. Welcome!