SDL (LSE: SDL), a global leader in content creation, translation and delivery, today announced the next-generation of its SDL Language Cloud, now integrating Machine Learning and Hai, its Linguistic Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. Converging SDL’s best in class translation technology, SDL Language Cloud is an intelligent, end-to-end platform designed for anyone involved in the localization supply chain.
Hundreds of stakeholders are often involved in creating, managing and delivering complex translation projects across the content supply chain. With the inclusion of Hai, SDL Language Cloud can automate tasks and approval processes within the workflow, to enable teams to deliver better quality translations faster by going beyond the basics of a translation management system, all while applying localization best-practices across an organization.
“With the explosion of content, we wanted to revolutionize our language technologies to meet the demands of the modern enterprise. Taking our 26 years of experience, we are reshaping the entire translation workflow to create more impactful content,” said Jim Saunders, Chief Product Officer at SDL. “As an end-to-end localization platform, our SDL Language Cloud changes the traditional approach to managing projects. With the latest advances in Machine Translation (MT) and Linguistic AI, it powers higher-quality translations with more efficient company-wide processes, tailored user experiences, and supporting all content types, repositories, translation methods.”
Teams working with content such as documents, videos, and images have an easy-to-use online portal to upload content for translation. Regardless of their level of experience in the localization space, SDL Language Cloud with Linguistic AI can assist in optimizing the work needed for translation, ranging from utilizing SDL MT or using professional human translation, particularly for highly-nuanced content. Teams can also send content to be translated via SDL Language Cloud with over 80+ Connectors for applications including content management systems, web content management systems, e-Commerce platforms, marketing automation platforms, and more. An easy to use interface will also provide stakeholders with instant visibility into a project’s progress, helping to meet tight deadlines and proactively manage budgets.
SDL Language Cloud provides access to SDL’s cloud technology including terminology, Online Editor, workflow automation, translation memory, and more. With an easy to use interface, SDL Language Cloud can manage the entire localization process within an enterprise, meaning teams can focus on issues at hand including approving projects or monitoring the progress of time sensitive projects. SDL Language Cloud includes access to SDL’s Neural MT and Linguistic AI powered by Hai – evolved from 15 years close collaboration between MT developers, MT-savvy linguists and professional translators across multiple industries and domains.