SciBite launches SaaS versions of its semantic technology products

New cloud-based access to CENtree ontology management and TERMite text analysis solutions enables use outside the traditional workplace and for small companies

Cambridge, UK – News Direct – Elsevier

Scibitis; a Elsevier and award-winning semantic technology company, today announced its new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) version of TERMite, SciBite’s named entity recognition engine, and its CENtree ™ ontology management platform. Researchers can use the new cloud-hosted TERMite and CENtree as part of their digital workspace, giving them more flexibility to work from multiple locations and environments.

By eliminating the need for customers to purchase, maintain, and manage hardware and software, SaaS streamlines SciBite tool delivery. Companies looking for SciBite solutions benefit from faster onboarding and avoid the burden on the infrastructure. Automated upgrade management guarantees that customers always benefit from the latest product version.

Lee Harland, SciBite’s Chief Scientific Officer, said, “The past 18 months have shown the immeasurable value of scientific research. Breakthroughs have been achieved in record time through global collaboration and data sharing. In order for this pace of innovation to continue, it is crucial that the right tools and data are generally accessible.

“SciBite is growing rapidly and serving customers in more regions and markets than ever before. This is the perfect time for us to take the next step and deliver our services from the cloud to expand access to more markets and non-traditional jobs. “

SciBite uses Elsevier’s proven cloud hosting tools and processes, supported by a dedicated SciBite Elsevier IT team that proactively tracks and maintains this service. The SaaS offering provides continuous monitoring to ensure maximum uptime, compliance with Elsevier’s 10-step security policy, and provides a trustworthy and secure environment for its hosted solutions.

With the new SaaS versions of TERMite and CENtree, customers will experience an exponential increase in productivity through:

  • Less procurement time with lower overall and bundled hardware, maintenance and administration costs.

  • Rapid implementation of products after purchase with seamless upgrades.

Customer-specific requirements can still be taken into account in consultation with the SciBite Professional Services team. In-depth, world-class technical support is provided by SciBite’s team of subject matter and technology experts.

The new SaaS version of SciBite will be available from May 30ththe June. Find out more by checking out the SciBite FAQ.

About SciBite

SciBite’s data-centric semantic analysis software is designed for those who want to innovate and get more out of their data. SciBite’s semantic infrastructure leads the way by pioneering the latest combination of machine learning with an ontology-based approach and answering business-critical questions in real time by unlocking the value and full potential of unstructured data. The SciBite suite of faster, more flexible, and deployable API technologies supports the world’s leading scientific organizations with use cases from discovery to development, making them a critical component in scientific, data-driven strategies.

About Elsevier

As the world’s leading provider of information and analysis Elsevier helps researchers and health professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society. We do this by providing our customers with insight and critical decision-making in the global research and health ecosystems.

We adhere to the highest standards of quality and integrity in everything we publish. We bring the same rigor to our intelligence solutions for researchers, healthcare professionals, institutions and funders.

Elsevier employs 8,100 people worldwide. We have been supporting the work of our research and health partners for more than 140 years. Drawing on our roots in publishing, we provide knowledge and valuable analysis that help our users achieve breakthroughs and drive social progress. Digital solutions like ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey and Sherpath support strategically Research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and Health education. Researchers and healthcare professionals rely on our 2,500+ digitized journals, including The lancet and cell; our 40,000 eBook titles; and our iconic reference books, such as Gray’s anatomy. With the Elsevier Foundation and our external Inclusion and Diversity Advisory Board, we work in partnership with various stakeholders to move forward Inclusion and diversity in science, research and health care in developing countries and worldwide.

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