Transform Meta Info
|Display Name||To Entities - NER (Alchemy)|
|Short Description||This transform extracts named entities (person, company etc) from the document|
|Author||Roelof Temmingh (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|Output||Person, EmailAddress, Phrase, Document|
This transform performs NER (Named Entity Recognition), using the Alchemy API, on the information extracted from an input document. The transform is capable of extracting peoples names, companies/organizations, phone numbers and locations from the text. Please note that NER is not perfect.
Typical Use Case
Domain --> Documents ==> Entities
==> To Entities - NER (Alchemy)
--> Related Transform
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