Microsoft India announced addition of Assamese language in Microsoft Translator
Microsoft India on Wednesday announced the addition of Assamese as the latest Indian language in Microsoft Translator.
NEW DELHI: Microsoft India on Wednesday announced the addition of Assamese as the latest Indian language in Microsoft Translator. The Azure-based service will now provide real-time translation and transliteration support for the language. Powered by Azure Cognitive Service Speech, users will also be able to translate speech into Assamese text or to translate Assamese text into another language with speech output.
Microsoft is currently the only cloud service provider to support Assamese translation, stated a release. Strengthening its position in democratizing the access of information in the native languages, Microsoft has taken the lead in providing end-to-end communication support for Assamese overcoming the complexities in Machine Learning models used to develop the communication functionalities. With this latest addition, Microsoft now supports 12 Indian languages viz., Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.