Located in Cambridge, Mass., Basis Technology Corp. is one of the leading providers of software solutions for extracting meaningful intelligence from multilingual text. Founded in 1995, it offers an array of products, including language identifier, Unicode, base linguistics, entity extractor, and name indexer and translator. The company also provides government, search-based applications, e-discovery, financial compliance, apache lucene and solr, and digital forensics solutions. Basis Technology Corp. is one of the top providers of Asian linguistic technology to web search engines, including AOL, Ask, Google, Live Search and Yahoo. Some of its clients include Akamai, amazon.com., Atomz and bing.