Paper: The Whiteboard Architecture: A Way To Integrate Heterogeneous Components Of NLP Systems

ACL ID C94-1070
Title The Whiteboard Architecture: A Way To Integrate Heterogeneous Components Of NLP Systems
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1994
Authors
  • Christian Boitet (CNRS, France; Institute of Information and Applied Mathematics Grenoble, Grenoble France; University of Grenoble 1, Grenoble France)
  • Mark Seligman (ATR Interpreting Telecommunications Research Laboratories, Kyoto Japan)

We present a new softw,'u'e architecture for NLP systems made of heterogeneous components, and demonstrate an architectural prototype we have built at ATR iu the context of Speech Translation. KEYWORDS: Distributed NLP systems, Software architectures, Whiteboard.