Case study: terminology
Terminology management introduced at docu tools GmbH
Consulting and concept
Concept presented and time frame/milestones determined together; the rough structure of the termbase also fleshed out
German terms extracted by the client. Extracted terms then sent to Cruz Communications in an Excel file.
Terms translated into English, using reference materials provided by docu tools.
EN translation vetted by docu tools and experts in the target country (client’s partner company & software user)
EN feedback incorporated into the Excel file and imported into our terminology management system SDL Multiterm
Translation into the remaining languages
Translation of terms in the remaining seven languages; all languages checked by the client.
Final Excel file imported into our terminology management system SDL Multiterm, and used in future translations.