Basis Expands Linguistic Support for Bing

Apr 15, 2010

Basis Technology Corporation entered a long-term licensing agreement with Microsoft Corp. to provide advanced linguistic technology for Bing web search. Currently, Basis' Rosette Platform is used to analyze text in several languages on Bing searches with the goal of improving search efficiency and results.

Basis will be providing Microsoft with access to the latest version of its software, Rosette 7, which features expanded language coverage, cross-language name matching, and translation.