Service Grid Open Source Project covers the following software.
This page shows the overview of these software.
Service Grid Server Software
Service Grid Server Software is an implementation of Service Grid and has been developed by National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Japan. The Service Grid Server Software has been used to realize the Language Grid, which is a Service Grid for language domain. Service Grid is expected to be applied in more different domains, such as Agricultural Service Grid for providing agricultural knowledge and field information sensor as services, Education Service Grid for sharing open courseware and e-Learning systems as services, and so on.
A language service means a Web service which enables us to access a language resource such as a machine translator and a dictionary. The Language Grid is a Service Grid for language domain. On the Language Grid, various language resources such as machine translators and dictionaries are available as Web services. The Language Grid is mainly used to support multilingual communication.
Language Grid Toolbox
Language Grid Toolbox (hereinafter referred to as Toolbox) is a series of multilingual communication tools which use the Language Grid. Currently the following two versions of Toolbox are available: