Operating on a global basis not only brings in the much needed revenue in different currencies but also provides a much wider scope in terms of products manufactured and markets reached out. However, for businesses to appeal to a larger international audience, stay active for a long time and, eventually be effective in their market reach out, translation is a must. There are three types of translation which is widely used by global corporations.
Interpreters – 1. Basically this is an oral activity that involves sign language to effectively communication. 2. This process involves two or more speakers who may not be speaking the same language. 3. It is important to realize that not all countries follow English as their medium of communication. 4. Therefore, interpreters may be required to successfully translation the needs of clients, which is taken up for implementation by the service provider or manufacturer. 5. Interpreters are also highly useful in providing customer support services for telecom services.
Machine Translation – This kind of translation employs a computer program that will produce the translation result without any human intervention. But in reality, there is a lot of intervention required by translators to do the pre and post editing work.
Translation Services – 1. These are also computer-assisted translation, except that the software employed is highly efficient and proficient in translating a particular language. 2. Using Internet, translation software can be used from remote locations to translate web pages and client provided content. 3. There are experienced players in the translation field who offer language translation services as a SaaS service offering. 4. They provide for continuous improvements in translation speed and quality along with rapid development of new languages for high volume translation deployments.
By using any one of the translation methodologies, companies can translate the required content into any language.
However, automated translation software scores above them by providing the most efficient and simplest translation services at an economical price.