Text Analytics – Level 2

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Text Analytics

Most of the world's data is not stored in neat rows and columns, but is hidden in plain text. This learning path will teach you about Information Extraction: how to automatically extract structured information from plain text such that it can be processed by machines. You will also learn how to tackle Information Extraction using a tool called SystemT.

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Why earn this badge?

This badge attests that the following skills have been obtained by the holder:
  • An in-depth understanding of early Information Extraction systems based on a standard formalism of cascading grammars, and their limitations in both expressivity and runtime performance
  • A detailed understanding of how these limitations are addressed via the declarative principles in the SystemT Information Extraction system, resulting in extractors that are scalable, accurate and easy to maintain and enhance for a new domain

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