SDL offers a range of consulting services to help companies succeed globally. A recognized leader in the localization industry, SDL has more than 24 years of experience working with multinational companies, across a wide variety of industries and markets.
Our consulting teams draw on that experience to offer programmatic guidance by thoroughly investigating your global operations, and designing – in partnership with your organization – pragmatic solutions to complex operational issues.
Whether you are just entering new markets, or have already built a vast multinational organization with ongoing global requirements, SDL can help you identify the best strategy for long-term growth and success.
Global content operations – Defragment distributed content management and translation processes
Web content management – Optimize web content management systems to align with global goals
Knowledge delivery management – Optimize enterprise knowledge delivery systems to reduce localization costs
Translation management – Assess the effectiveness of your translation management system and identify the best tools, develop the right process and create an actionable implementation plan
Terminology management – Implement a strategy for the identification, management, translation, integration, roll out and retirement of global terminology
In-country review – Identify risk areas in QA and review processes, design and document new processes, and educate internal review teams
Machine translation – Remove barriers to effective MT adoption, such as unsuitable source content, insufficient translated content, poor translation quality or non-supported language pairs
Author training – Design best practice instruction for authors, provide training for simplified technical English (STE) and develop style guides.
Multilingual SEO – Conduct a website audit and provide a detailed report of issues, key considerations for new markets and local insights to increase page rank and search engine visibility Multimedia services and strategy – Analyze and evaluate source files for localization suitability and design a solution that meets your budget, quality and scheduling requirements
Quality benchmarking and KPIs – Define KPIs, implement and support tracking and measurement of quality metrics
Internationalization – Ensure your products are ready for efficient localization
Structured content migration – Convert legacy documentation to structured content format and facilitate topic-based authoring adoption in your organization
Global content and marketing solutions – Extend your global marketing team with in-country marketing services that range from content creation and localization to delivery in markets across all digital touchpoints and media types