About gold standards

A gold standard is a set of model data that you can learn from and test on. In the field of text analytics a gold standard is a manually or semi-automatically created collection of documents that has been created with specific, preferred properties such as correct document tags and text references. A gold standard network would have the correct nodes, links and properties.

Gold standards can be used to create a coherent model of the information you want to extract from a dataset, and to check and evaluate Sintelix’s automatic markup of text.

Gold standards are frequently helpful planning and configuration tools and can be used for:

Sintelix has three tools for creating gold standards document markup:

You can also use Sintelix's information extraction tools to speed up the creation of gold standard document collections. These are: