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DicoPro
ON-LINE DICTIONARY CONSULTATION FOR LANGUAGE PROFESSIONALS ON INTRANET




Project Overview and Final Report

March 2000

Summary
The DicoPro final report provides a description of the aims of the DicoPro project and discusses the results.
Document
[Final Report]



Public Reports



Exploration of licensing schemes

December 1998

Summary
The Exploration of Licensing Schemes report explores the various possibilities for licensing schemes for the DicoPro tool and dictionaries, taking into account the needs of both the dictionary publishers and the potential users. Different means of payment and recent developments in electronic commerce are also discussed.
Complete document
Exploration of Licensing Schemes
(42,828 bytes)



Proposal and specifications for licensing schemes

January 1999

Summary
This report proposes the licensing schemes which will be used in the first implementation of DicoPro, and outlines the functional specifications needed for those licensing schemes.
Complete document
Proposal of Licensing Schemes
(66,741 bytes)



Technical Report

October 1999

Summary
The DicoPro Technical Report reviews technical issues addresssed in the DicoPro project, including data conversion and design and implementation of the client/server software.
Complete document
Technical report
(23,585 bytes)



Validation Report

October 1999

Summary
The Validation work package tested each element of DicoPro tool not only in strictly technical terms (good implementation of functionality) but also in practical aspects, such as compliance with the needs of the end user (user friendliness, relevance, speed, etc).

Complete document
Validation report
(37,842 bytes)




Exploitation Plan

November 1999

Summary
The exploitation plan explores marketing and distribution strategies for commercializing a product like Dicopro. It describes the positioning of the Dicopro product/service in the market, studies potential niche markets and distribution channels, and gives an overview of marketing activities events which would be suitable for this type of product/service. It also includes discussion of intellectual property rights issues and model contracts.
Complete document
Exploitation plant
(138,198 bytes)




Additional Materials


DicoPro Demo

January 2000

Summary
A demonstration version of the DicoPro client is available for public download. It requires Java 1.2.
Once the DicoPro demo is installed, you can test it with our public Dictionary Information Server.
Web Page
DicoPro Demo download page (no longer available)




User manual

work in progress

Summary
The DicoPro user manual pages contain detailed information on the DicoPro client and has number of screen shots, providing a glimse of what the end-user program looks onscreen.

Web Pages
Getting Started
Index page




XMLTrans

January 2000

Summary
Developed as part of the DicoPro project, XLMTrans is an XML transducer. It is available for public download. Requres JDK 1.1 or higher.

Web Page
XMLTrans download page




User survey

September 1998

Summary
The DicoPro questionnaire for language professionals provided input for the Exploitation report.
Documents
in various languages and formats.
Questionnaires




EURALEX Presentation

August 2000

Summary
Susan Armstrong's (ISSCO) presentation on DicoPro at the EURALEX 2'000 conference.
Document
Slides





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ON-LINE DICTIONARY CONSULTATION FOR LANGUAGE PROFESSIONALS ON INTRANET
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The DicoPro project was made possible by
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