|[November 05, 2013]
Alchemy Partners with Acrolinx to Improve User Interfaces
DUBLIN, Ireland & DENVER, Colorado --(Business Wire)--
Software Development, a division of TransPerfect,
today announced that it has integrated Acrolinx's
content optimization technology within its flagship localization
The combination embeds Acrolinx's advanced linguistic analytics
within Alchemy's leading software localization solution. As reviewers
examine user-interface and user-experience content in CATALYST, Acrolinx
alerts them to inconsistent terminology and overly complicated language,
and offers recommendations for improvement. By guiding improvements in
the source language, this new technology simplifies the translation
process and results in higher-quality content in all languages.
Designed to improve readability and brand compliance, Acrolinx is the
perfect companion product for CATALYST users. "It is an exciting
partnership, as CATALYST's leadership in user-interface and
user-experience content is complemented by Acrolinx's ability to lower
costs and improve quality," said Enda McDonnell, Founder and Chief
Architect at Alchemy. "Acrolinx does so by reducing word count,
simplifying sentence structure, and standardizing terminology."
"Acrolinx plugs into a wide variety of authoring environments such as
Microsoft (News - Alert) Word and Adobe InDesign," said PG Bartlett, SVP Product
Management at Acrolinx "We are proud of this relationship with Alchemy,
as CATALYST brings our quality focus to new users in the software
The integration of Acrolinx into CATALYST has already been implemented
with prominent Alchemy customers and is now available from Alchemy to
all CATALYST customers.
About Alchemy Software
Software Development is the developer of Alchemy CATALYST, the
world's most popular software localization technology. A single solution
for localizing ALL software formats; eighty percent of the world's
largest software companies use it to accelerate entry into international
markets, to grow international revenue and to reduce costs. With over
30,000 licenses worldwide, Alchemy CATALYST is the dominant choice among
professional development companies, localization service providers, and
global technology leaders such as Siemens, Philips (News - Alert), Canon, and Amazon.
For more information, please visit www.alchemysoftware.com.
provides Content Optimization Software that enables companies such as
Adobe, Dell, Cisco, IBM (News - Alert), Philips, and Siemens to make their content
easier to comprehend, cheaper to translate, and easier to find. Built on
a powerful linguistic analytics engine, Acrolinx helps its customers
analyze and optimize the content they deliver to their customers. Learn
more at www.acrolinx.com.
With annual revenues of more than $350 million, TransPerfect
is the world's largest privately held provider of language
services and technology
solutions. From offices in more than 80 cities on six continents,
TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to
clients worldwide. With an unparalleled commitment to quality and client
service, TransPerfect is fully ISO
9001 and EN
15038 certified. TransPerfect has global headquarters in New York,
with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong. For more
information, please visit our website at www.transperfect.com.
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