Linguistic Knowledge Services – Developing Web Services in Language Technology

  • Fabian Schmidt
  • Christian Wolff
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2877)


In this paper we describe the application of web service standards in the language technology domain. Starting from a short review of web application development the notion of web services is introduced and relevant standards in this area are briefly described. Following a motivation for converting language technology applications into web services we describe relevant criteria for web service modeling and give examples for such services based on a large language information infrastructure developed over the last years. Finally, some technical details illustrate our web service prototype.


Simple Object Access Protocol Language Technology Simple Object Access Protocol Message Simple Object Access Protocol Request Language Technology Application 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabian Schmidt
    • 1
  • Christian Wolff
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science, Media Computing Dept.Chemnitz University of TechnologyChemnitzGermany

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