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Welocalize Announces Release of GlobalSight 8.2.2
Written by GlobalSight Community Manager   
Frederick, Maryland, USA – April 2012 – The latest version of Welocalize’s Open-Source Translation Management System, GlobalSight 8.2.2 is now available for download on www.globalsight.com and www.sourceforge.net.


The 8.2.2 release includes the following enhancements:

  • An improved web interface for submitting files for translation
  • Enhanced functionality for leveraging translations from other in-progress jobs
  • Enhanced functionality for re-leveraging translation memories
  • Reduced steps for translators uploading work back into GlobalSight
  • Enhanced functionality for skipping workflow steps
  • A new TM search function
  • A new Terminology search function

This release of GlobalSight makes managing on-demand translations within tight schedules even easier. To ensure that translated content is ready at about the same time as the source language content, many companies now perform authoring and translation in parallel. "GlobalSight 8.2.2 contains new features which further streamline translation in this type of environment, even when authoring schedules are unpredictable," said Steve Billings, Welocalize Director of Solutions Architecture.

For more information, click here to read the GlobalSight 8.2.2 release notes. This month Welocalize will host two webinars on GlobalSight:

  • Wednesday, April 25th: “Introduction to GlobalSight” Click here to register.
  • Wednesday, May 2nd: “GlobalSight 8.2.2 - New Features” Click here to register.

Both webinars will take place at 12pm, Eastern Daylight Time. (This is 4pm, GMT and 6pm Central European Time, CET.)

Register today!


GlobalSight 8.2.2 is available to download at SourceForge.net and www.globalsight.com. Onwww.globalsight.com you can also find the GlobalSight 8.2.2 release page with a full list of what’s included in the release, access getting started guides and product documentation, report bugs in the bug tracker, and post questions or comments to the forums.

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Welocalize Media Contacts:

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Tel: +1-301-668-0330

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Tel: +44(0)1829-730050


About Welocalize:

Welocalize offers integrated translation services and products to support the need for on-demand translation. We provide globalization consulting, translation, localization, testing solutions, andenterprise translation management tools that are optimized to be able to deliver on-demand translation in over 120 languages. With over 600 employees worldwide, Welocalize maintains offices in the United States, UK, Germany, Ireland, Japan and China. Please visit www.welocalize.com for more information.


About GlobalSight:

GlobalSight is a collaborative, open-source initiative to develop a flexible and sustainable Translation Management System (TMS) that leverages the best ideas and addresses the shared needs of the industry. In this non-captive community, participants are free to discuss, discover and build upon a translation process automation tool that provideschoice and flexibility—and can be shared by all.

The direction and development of the GlobalSight Open-Source Initiative is dictated by community members. For more information and to join the community, please visit www.Globa