Options

This section contains information on the different options available for the Salience engine. These option allow for a high level of customizability. We include syntax for the Salience API (C) and it wrappers (Python, .Net, and Java).

Advanced NLP techniques have the potential to affect runtime and can be turned on or off using certain options. If you are in a situation where your computational power is limited this would be something to consider.

Options that affect text preparation, processing behavior, and the Salience environment.

Tagging Threshold
Max Execution Time
Fail on Very Long Sentences
User Directory
Concept Slop
Document Semantics
Lists and Tables
One Sentence
Shared Memory
Complex Stems
Flatten All Upper Case
Content HTML
Alternate Forms
Use Chainer
Use Chunk Parser


Options that affect the behavior of concept matrix, which provides conceptual links to topics that are identified.

Max Concept Topic Hits
Min Concept Topic Score
Concept Topic Window Size
Concept Topic Window Jump
Non Grammatical Topics
Concept Topic List


Options that affect the behavior of entity detection.

Required Entities
Anaphora Resolution
CRF Sensitivity
Entity Threshold
Entity Summary
Entity Overlap
User Entity List
Sentiment Theme Overlap
Entity Topics
Stem User Entity Content
Entity Use User Directory Only
Entity Themes
User Entity Ignore Accents


Options that affect the behavior of sentiment analysis.

Sentiment Dictionary
Sentiment Model File
Sentiment Upper Neutral Bound
Sentiment Lower Neural Bound
Sentiment Polarity Model
Sentiment All Phrases
Sentiment Emphatic Modifier
Sentiment Superlative Modifier
Chain Entity Sentiment Algorithm
Simple Sentiment Calculations
POStag restricted HSD Matches
User Sentiment Phrases Only


Options that affect the topics found through queries.

Query Topic Stemming
Query Topic List
Max Query Length
Query Topic Ignore Accents
Query DefaultAccepts Negated


Options that affect how a collection of documents behaves.

Collection Result Size
Collection Semantics
Max Collection Size
All Theme Mentions
Stem Facets


Options that affect how themes are found within documents.

Theme Topics
Theme Overlap


Options that affect how categorization is handled

Category Explanations


Options that affect the behavior of summarization techniques.

Summary Delimiter
Summary Quotes Intact
Summary Minimum Sentences
Summary Allow Initial Conjunction
Summary Early Sentence Count
Summary Early Sentence Bonus
Summary Pronoun Penalty
Summary Ideal Length
Summary Length Penalty
Summary Diversity


Options that affect how the meta-data of documents is handled.

Stem Document Details


Options that affects how document classification functions.

Classification Threshold
Classification Model


Options that affect the functionality of basic language support provided by Repustate API.

Basic Port
Manual Basic Management