KantanMT Community Uploads 100 Billion Words and Translates 750 Million Words on Machine Translation Platform

KantanMT members have uploaded more than 100 billion training words to the KantanMT.com platform and translated 750 million words since the platform’s launch in 2013. Product descriptions for eCommerce and technical content are the top domains for machine translation.

Dublin, Ireland, April 18, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Interest in KantanMT.com has grown rapidly since its launch, and now the KantanMT global community is using the platform to build scalable machine translation engines that are customisable to their unique needs. The platform’s ability to scale quickly means users can translate their content faster than ever before.

Statistics from the platform show that KantanMT members are seeing a significant improvement in the speed and quality of their machine translation output, and currently the most popular domains for machine translation are product descriptions for ecommerce and software documentation for technical publishing.

KantanMT.com language statistics show that English, French, German and Spanish continue to be the top languages used on the platform. While, Slovenian and Simplified Chinese hold fifth positions for source and target languages.

Top Five Source Languages:
English – 56.2 Billion
French – 19.7 Billion
German – 13.3 Billion
Spanish - 1.7 Billion
Slovenian - 387 Million

Top Five Target Languages:
English – 25.3 Billion
French – 22.3 Billion
German – 20.1 Billion
Spanish – 5.4 Billion
Simplified Chinese – 4.5 Billion

“Reaching 100 billion words is an exciting milestone for the company,” says Tony O’Dowd, KantanMT.com Founder and Chief Architect. “Our platform statistics are also an important indicator of the importance of using machine translation to break down language barriers and enable global business.”

To find out more about KantanMT.com, contact us now for a personalised platform demonstration (demo@kantanmt.com).

About KantanMT
KantanMT.com is a leading SaaS based machine translation platform that enables users to develop and manage customised machine translation engines in the cloud. The innovative technologies offered on the KantanMT.com platform enable users to easily build MT engines in over 750 language combinations, seamlessly integrating into localization workflows and web applications. KantanMT is based in the INVENT Building, DCU Campus, Dublin 9.
Louise Irwin