Actuate and Bitext Announce Collaboration to Deliver Text Analytics Engines and Sentiment Analysis for Big Data Through BIRT


SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--October 02, 2013-- Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company(TM) -- delivering more insights to more people than all BI companies combined, today announced their cooperation with Bitext, in parallel with Bitext's U.S. event in San Francisco this evening at WeWork. Bitext provides text analytics engines -- inherently multilingual semantic technologies including text analytics and natural language interfaces -- sporting one of the highest degrees of accuracy available today. Bitext recently announced a partnership with as well.

Combined with Actuate's BIRT iHub(TM) development tools and platform, or with Actuate's BIRT Analytics(TM) 4.2 predictive analysis solution, Bitext provides two main advantages for the BIRT developer or end user: it produces highly accurate precision and recall; and it lends itself easily to a development process based on continuous improvement. BIRT Analytics 4.2 and Bitext are now available as a combined solution from Actuate.

"We are very pleased to be working together with Actuate to further enrich their leading BIRT commercial suite with Bitext text and semantic analysis power," said Antonio Valderrabanos, CEO and Founder, Bitext. "With Bitext analyzing unstructured data words as well as meaning, and Actuate performing advanced analysis of structured as well as unstructured, we cover the world of data."

For a demo of BIRT Analytics 4.2, please visit Actuate's YouTube Channel:

For a demo of Bitext's new API, please visit:

About Bitext

Bitext provides B2B multilingual semantic technologies with "documentably" the highest accuracy in the market. Bitext works for companies in three main markets: Text Analytics (Concept and Entity Extraction, Sentiment Analysis) for Business Analytics and Social CRM; Enterprise Feedback Management or Voice of the Customer; and in Natural Language Interfaces for Search Engines and Virtual Assistants.

About Actuate -- The BIRT Company(TM)

Actuate founded and co-leads the BIRT open source project, which is used by more than 2.5 million developers around the globe and serves as the foundation of Actuate's commercial offerings. Applications built with BIRT and BIRT iHub deliver more business and consumer insights to more people than all BI companies combined - ensuring organizations are ready for the exponential growth of Big Data and the proliferation of touch devices.

Release: Wall Street Journal

Image: Courtesy Bitext