Translation Management Technology

In addition to CAT tools, Overtaal employs a broad range of technology solutions to facilitate and streamline both the translation process itself and the associated project management efforts. These technologies reduce the time, effort and costs involved in translation and related tasks. The key advantages include streamlined workflows, efficient management of translation memories and glossaries and optimal efficiency in reviewing and revising translations.



  • Faster localisation, publishing, and synchronisation of multilingual content
  • Accelerated time-to-market
  • Real-time tracking and reporting of translation activities
  • Centralised view of content
  • Consistent brand image across languages
  • Significant reduction of localisation spend
  • Improved quality and consistency of global content
  • Enhanced control over and security of content




the translation process

GlobalLink translation management technology is a suite of modular applications designed specifically to alleviate manual project management burdens associated with the translation process. By streamlining workflows, giving stakeholders direct access to project status reports, managing review processes, and maintaining audit trails, GlobalLink simplifies the entire translation process, from submission to release. The end result is improved translation quality, expedited timelines, decreased workloads, and significant cost savings, which could potentially total in the millions of euros.

Since its introduction in 1999, TransPerfect’s GlobalLink technology has helped some of the world’s leading organisations simplify the process of creating, releasing, and managing multilingual content.



GlobalLink Portal

GlobalLink provides an easy-to-use, centralized gateway for uploading and downloading translation projects, tracking requests, and receiving quotations.


Secure access and file transfer
Meets IT security standards for web access and file upload/download

Simple translation and quote requests
Quickly and easily submit and track translation requests

User-based permissions
Configure internal structures and limit views of sensitive or confidential patent content

Allows auditable processes to be followed for translation requests

Delivers real-time status updates via email and up-to-the-minute workflow history

Personalised job tracking
Provides easy access to detailed translation job information

Optional billing information
Easily reference purchase orders used for specific requests

Customer branding
Customise look to conform to corporate identity guidelines for intranet/extranet applications

Integrated online help and support
Allows easy-access frontline support