SDL Connecting Content

Integrating translation content and translation systems with workflow automation

Connect directly to client systems and enjoy a more efficient translation process

SDL Connecting Content provides easy integration between content management systems and SDL translation software. 

SDL Connecting Content automates file transfer and preparation for project managers, content creators and translators, so they can focus on what's important. 

Content is handled with streamlined, standardized processes for teams to work together smoothly.

Connecting Content - General Settings

For the larger LSP

SDL Connecting Content connects your internal content management system, or document management system, directly to SDL translation software. It facilitates the smooth movement of files, before and after translation and review, automating manual processes, to boost productivity.

For the growing LSP

SDL Connecting Content connects SDL translation software to your customers’ content management systems, collecting and delivering files from a watch folder. This can cut out a lot repetitive administration so that you can offer a faster service to your corporate clients.

Automate admin and save time

SDL Connecting Content can remotely control SDL products, including SDL Trados Studio, SDL Trados GroupShare and SDL WorldServer. By automating tasks like project creation, file analysis, pre-translation, quality assessment and much more you are left free to perform higher value work. SDL Connecting Content goes further by manipulating files after translation, formatting them for use in your CMS or other systems.

Simple configuration

SDL Connecting Content helps you get started with a straightforward user interface for setting up jobs. Tasks are triggered in a desired sequence so you can create complex automated processes with ease. Use multiple instances of SDL Connecting Content at once to fit all of your workflows or standards.
Connecting content simple configuration

Versatile integration

SDL Connecting Content can be used as a desktop tool, installed on a server or accessed via job portals, offering flexibility in setup and configuration. Jobs can be triggered just by adding files to 'watched' folders, through direct API calls or via a browser interface, meaning it's possible for content from almost any system to be handled automatically.

Maintain standards and minimize errors

By using SDL Connecting Content to automate tasks you can ensure content is handled consistently and avoid manual errors that could cause delay. Plus SDL Connecting Content's flexible XML parser allows it to support a range of file format specifications, including the translation data exchange standard COTI.

Connecting Content COTI
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