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Langzy adds support for Kawamura NMT

The new Kawamura engines strengthen Langzy’s focus on East Asian language combinations, centering around Japanese.

After months of preparation, we are proud to announce a set of new engines in Langzy. They are all operated by our Japanese partner, Kawamura International.

The technology powering the new engines is based on the neural translation system developed by Japan’s renowned NICT research institute. The translation service is physically based in Japan, on a system operated by Kawamura.

The three engines are specialilzed for different text types. Beyond the General one, the other two are particularly suited for translating patents and scientific texts, respectively. The three engines support different language combinations:

Kawamura Generic languages:

  • Japanese ↔ English
  • Japanese ↔ Chinese (Simplified)
  • Japanese ↔ Chinese (Traditional)
  • Japanese ↔ Korean

Kawamura Generic languages:

  • Japanese ↔ English
  • Japanese ↔ Chinese (Simplified)
  • Japanese ↔ Chinese (Traditional)
  • Japanese ↔ Korean
  • Japanese ↔ German

Kawamura Science languages:

  • Japanese ↔ English

When you choose any of the above language combinations, the Kawamura engines are available among the MT providers: Selecting Kawamura NMT to translate into Japanese

You can read Kawamura International’s announcement in PR Times: https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000010.000031187.html.

January 27, 2020

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