welocalize introduces marketsight: a translation marketplace
SaaS Application Simplifies Translation of Sales & Marketing Content
Frederick, Maryland USA – February 1, 2010 – Welocalize today announced the release of MarketSight, an online translation marketplace. Managing the translation of sales and marketing material in a multinational, multilingual company can be very challenging. Companies spend a lot of time managing translation activities, budgets, delivery of consistent communications and workflow with ad agencies and subsidiaries all across the world.
Welocalize is dedicated to helping companies save time in managing these translation activities. To make this effort more efficient, Welocalize has developed an online solution called MarketSight which provides a marketplace for both requesting and providing translation services to business users. The MarketSight translation marketplace makes the entire process easier, simpler and scalable. MarketSight automates the process of translating sales and marketing content. It also provides access to valuable business intelligence to manage vendors and budgets more effectively.
MarketSight is an enterprise ready, web based application which is deployed in a simple, software as a service (SaaS) model. The application has four unique capabilities:
Translation Initiation System
Translation Vendor Management
Business Intelligence Reporting
Translation Process Administration
The Translation Initiation System allows any authorized user to initiate translation jobs, track budget and check status through a self-service experience. Translation Vendor Management provides an on-demand project request system which allows local vendor selection, project work-flow and budget to expenditure reporting. The reporting and administration capability provides robust features to understand information on program statistics and vendor comparisons.
More information is also available on the Welocalize website technology section.
Welocalize offers integrated globalization services for the fluid and rapid deployment of enterprise content and applications to international markets. In response to unique customer needs, we provide globalization consulting, translation, localization and testing solutions that manage risk, improve repeatability and ensure transfer of knowledge from project to project.
Our clients include Autodesk, Inc.; Canon; Cisco Systems; Computer Associates; IBM; Microsoft; Sun; Symantec and Xerox. With over 400 employees worldwide, Welocalize maintains 9 offices in the United States, Germany, Ireland, Japan and China . Please visit www.welocalize.com for more information.