Case Study: Efficient Use of Translation Web Services in Localisation

Peter Reynolds - Bowne Global Solutions

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Session Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Web services are becoming increasingly important, with business, academia and government exploring how to harness this technology. Bowne Global Solutions is a company in the localisation industry that has already started to use this technology to benefit its customers. This case study will look at the issues in producing a multilingual web site within a short timescale, tight budget and with frequent updates. This work was done using web service and the XML standard, XLIFF, in conjunction with Elcano, the online translation portal from Bowne Global Solutions.

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