SDL Trados Studio 2021 is here!

Combining the power of the Studio desktop app with the flexibility of SDL Trados Live cloud functionality, Studio 2021 offers you more choice and freedom in how you work. 

Choose flexibility. Choose Trados.

One technology solution for all Freelance Translators

Experience the only solution on the market that offers an integrated technology platform to provide freelance translators with what they need to effectively and efficiently manage their translation workload.

Built to meet your specific needs, the SDL technology platform allows you to mix and match our cloud and desktop language products so that you get the perfect solution for your current requirement, with the aim of helping you grow your freelance business.

SDL Trados Live

A CAT tool that knows how you work

SDL Trados Studio Freelance, the Computer Assisted Translation (CAT) tool used by over 270,000 translation professionals, provides a range of sophisticated features to help you to turn your linguistic know-how into high quality translations consistently and with speed.

Studio is the only CAT tool you need to effectively manage multilingual content localization. Create translation memory assets, manage your client’s terminology and access applications that extend your CAT tool capability and customize your translation environment to suit your specific needs.

SDL Trados Live

Flexibility to work wherever you are

With SDL Trados Live, our translation productivity cloud solution, you can save valuable time by choosing exactly how, when and where you work. Translate via the Online Editor, or manage projects via your smartphone, and then later, connect seamlessly to the Studio desktop app. SDL Trados Live ensures you are ready for anything with an efficient and flexible way of working alongside Studio, that allows users to access projects securely on any browser through a PC, Mac, tablet and smartphone.

A way to reduce your admin tasks

Thanks to SDL Trados Business Manager Lite, spreadsheets and calculators are now a thing of the past. Our business management tool will help you to manage all your client invoicing and quoting needs; by taking translation data directly from your projects you can speed up your invoicing processes and improve the accuracy of your quotes.
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What else can I explore?

  • Machine translation - SDL Machine Translation is the perfect solution for freelancers looking to use the latest in secure neural machine translation (NMT) to automatically translate content.
  • SDL Trados Live - SDL Trados Live is the new and innovative translation productivity cloud from SDL. It works seamlessly with SDL Trados Studio to bring you a uniquely powerful translation, project management and revision experience that can transform the way you work.
  • Applications - SDL AppStore, the first CAT tool application store and developer platform - extend the functionality of SDL Trados Studio with the latest translation productivity focused applications.
  • Terminology management - our terminology solutions help you create high quality and consistent translations for your clients, available on the desktop or in the cloud.

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