Janya Announces Release of Semantex™ 3.0

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Latest release adds customizable entity profiles and performance improvements to industry leading information extraction technology.

Ongoing research and development continues to add cutting edge enhancements to an already rich range of capabilities.

Buffalo, NY -- January 19, 2006 -- Janya, a leading provider of text analytics technologies to the government, today announced the release of Semantex™ version 3.0 (formerly InfoXtract). With the addition of customizable entity profiles and a wide variety of performance enhancements, Semantex™ 3.0 continues to improve the leading information extraction technology used in government and commercial applications.

Semantex™ 3.0 gives users the ability to process a wide variety of unstructured data sources and generate a consolidated set of results that incorporates all the information collected into rich entity profiles, vastly simplifying the analyst’s task of correlating large volumes of data. Patterns and trends previously hidden are brought to light and the analyst’s ability to distill new information is made more efficient and intuitive.

“Semantex™ provides unique text analytics functionality that has been proven in over eight years of government and commercial applications,” said Dr. Rohini K. Srihari, CEO. “Ongoing research and development continues to add cutting edge enhancements to an already rich range of capabilities.”

Semantex™ provides a hybrid approach to information extraction, combining machine learning and grammatical approaches in a scalable, modular architecture designed for high-volume applications. Semantex™ 3.0 features include:

  • Automatic extraction of named and nominal entities including alias and coreference detection, with out of the box support for over 50 entities and attributes
  • Event detection, including both domain independent and domain specific events
  • Entity profiles, consolidating all information about an entity in a single structure, encapsulating attributes, relationships and events
  • Date/Time normalization
  • Support for input from a variety of external sources, including FBIS, HUMINT, LexisNexis and Factiva
  • Flexible customization that allows users to easily adapt Semantex™ to new domains
  • Support for multiple processors to handle increasing volume

For more information about Semantex™ 3.0’s features and capabilities or to request a demonstration, visit http://www.janyainc.com or call 202-742-6590.

About Janya, Inc.:

Janya provides products and services for government markets to support information discovery from unstructured data. The text analytics technology, developed with sustained Department of Defense funding through the Air Force Research Laboratory, is based on advanced machine learning and natural language processing technologies. With more than eight years experience developing and integrating this technology, Janya works with government customers and system integrators to incorporate information discovery capability in both unclassified and classified environments. By leveraging existing search technology and tools for structured data analysis, Janya’s solutions enable users to distill information and increase their effective bandwidth to monitor and analyze unstructured data streams.


Nick Klop, Product Manager

Janya, Inc.



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