Open Software Framework for Developing and Deploying Text Analysis and Search Applications to Help Developers Tap Into Unstructured Content YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY -- Aug 8, 2005 -- IBM today announced plans to make available through open source its Unstructured Information Management Architecture (UIMA), a technology designed to support a new breed of software applications that can process text within documents and other content sources to understand the latent meaning, relationship and relevant facts buried within. The technology will be presented to Open Source Technology Group with availability through SourceForge expected by the end of year 2005. The UIMA framework can currently be downloaded free of charge from IBM AlphaWorks at http://www.alphaworks.ibm.com/tech/uima.