LINGUIST List 23.4746

Tue Nov 13 2012

Software: Computational Linguistics, Text/Corpus Linguistics: QDA Miner 4.0 and WordStat 6.1 Software Package

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <>

Date: 02-Nov-2012
From: Adam Bendriss Alami <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics, Text/Corpus Linguistics: QDA Miner 4.0 and WordStat 6.1 Software Package
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Provalis Research is a Canadian company that specializes in developing and marketing text analytics tools combining qualitative analysis (QDA Miner 4.0) with content analysis and text-mining (WordStat 6.1).

It can be used on Windows XP, Windows 7 and Mac

It's a shareware software and we charge by concurrent user. We have 3 categories of prices: Commercial prices,Governmental/NGO’s prices and Academic prices.

Here is a summary for single user licenses (perpetual and annual lease): Academic: from $590 to $1165 (lease available at $198 to $388 per year). Governmental/NGOs: from $1295 to $3350 (lease available at $431 to $1116 per year). Commercial: $2195 to $5675 (lease available at $731 to $1891 per year)

Provalis Research software products are used by more than 2,000 institutions including: Universities, Governments and NGOs, and Businesses.

Document importation: ANSI and Unicode text files, MS Word,
WordPerfect, RTF and HTML, PDF.
Image file importation: JPG, PNG, BMP, WMF.
Data base importation: Excel, Access, Paradox, dBase, SPSS,
NVivo, N6, Atlas.ti, Transana, Transcriber, Reference Information System, as well as any other database with ODBC drivers
Others: A document conversion wizard can extract records and
data from any document files, including XML, Blog entries, Email logs, Lexis-Nexis output, etc.

Spell-checking dictionaries are available for a variety of languages. Please see our website for details:

Spell-checking analysis is available in the following languages, however users will need to import a spell-checking dictionary: Arabic, Greek (Ancient and Modern), Hebrew (Ancient and Modern), Hindi, Icelandic, Latin, Romanian, and Swahili.

For more information, visit our website We can also do a webdemo in order to explain the features of our software.

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics                             Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Afrikaans (afr)
                            Arabic, Standard (arb)                             Czech (ces)                             Danish (dan)                             Dutch (nld)                             English (eng)                             Finnish (fin)                             French (fra)                             German (deu)                             Greek, Ancient (grc)                             Greek, Modern (ell)                             Hebrew (heb)                             Hebrew, Ancient (hbo)                             Hindi (hin)                             Hungarian (hun)                             Icelandic (isl)                             Italian (ita)                             Latin (lat)                             Norwegian Bokmål (nob)                             Polish (pol)                             Portuguese (por)                             Romanian (ron)                             Russian (rus)                             Spanish (spa)                             Swahili (swh)                             Swedish (swe)                             Turkish (tur)                             Urdu (urd)                             Vietnamese (vie)                             Welsh (cym)

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