Translation connectors can be the easiest way to upgrade your existing technology into a global version of the same. Recent posts explained How Connectors Make Your Multilingual Ambitions Much Easier to Achieve, and explored Turbocharged Translation for CMS and Marketing Automation Platforms.
The remaining two connector families – offering translation for ecommerce solutions and source code repositories – are summarized below.
III. Translation for Ecommerce Solutions
Smartling’s ecommerce solution translation connectors take your ecommerce efforts to a global level, allowing retailers using Demandware, Magento and SAP Hybris to offer products to customers around the world, in their language. Read on to learn how Smartling ecommerce solution connectors work, and for more on each ecommerce partner and their solution.
Smartling Ecommerce Solution translation connectors:
- SAP Hybris
How Smartling Ecommerce Solution translation connectors work: The Smartling ecommerce solution connector is a cartridge that enables users to easily create and manage multilingual product catalogs and content pages. The ecommerce solution connectors can be installed and managed without extensive developer involvement, and allow you to deliver localized shopping experiences to customers in international markets, with full visibility and control.
Partner solution: Demandware
About Demandware: Demandware is an on-demand ecommerce platform that offers digital commerce, order management, point-of-sale and store operations in a single cloud solution. Hundreds of leading retail brands choose Demandware to power commerce across web, mobile, social and store channels, with growth rates that far exceed industry average.
Learn more: Download the Product Brief for the Demandware Connector to learn more about the solution.
Partner solution: Magento
About Magento: Magento is an open source digital ecommerce platform and cloud-based omnichannel solution that empowers merchants to integrate digital and physical shopping experiences. Trusted by some of the world’s leading brands, Magento customers sell more than $50 billion of merchandise on the platform annually.
Learn more: Download the Product Brief for the Magento Connector to learn more about the solution.
Partner solution: SAP Hybris
About SAP Hybris: SAP Hybris is an omnichannel ecommerce solution that helps integrate all digital and physical customer touchpoints onto a single platform – including online, mobile point-of-sale, call center, social media and print. This helps brands to target and engage with customers better wherever they are, and to create contextual, personalized and relevant customer experiences that boost loyalty and increase sales. With the Smartling translation connector, SAP Hybris can do all this and more, in any language.
Technical specs for the SAP Hybris connector:
- Supports SAP Hybris 18.104.22.168+
- Out-of-the-box support translation for all SAP Hybris localizable types
- Built on Java 7
- Provides seamless integration with product and CMS cockpits
Learn more: Download the Product Brief for the SAP Hybris Connector to learn more about the solution.
IV. Translation for Source Code Repositories
The source code repository translation connector brings multilingual possibilities to registered users of GitHub, one of the world’s largest and most collaborative open source communities. Read on to learn how Smartling source code repository connectors work, and for more on connector partner GitHub and their solution.
Smartling Source Code Repository translation connectors:
How Smartling Source Code Repository translation connectors work: Smartling source code repository translation connectors act as a broker between source code repositories, such as GitHub, and Smartling’s Global Fluency Platform. Changes made to your source files are tracked and automatically synced with Smartling, so new content can be submitted immediately to your translation resources. The complete files are then pushed back to your source code, incorporating localized content back to your infrastructure with no manual intervention required.
Partner solution: GitHub
About GitHub: GitHub is a source code repository that allows for powerful collaboration, code review, and code management for open source and private projects. More than 12 million registered users leverage GitHub to discover, fork and contribute to over 31 million projects, including some of the world’s leading retailers and technology companies.
Technical specs for the source code repository connector:
- Standalone application securely installed in any existing infrastructure
- Supports both Git and SVN repositories (GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab, Assembla, and others)
- Native integration with GitHub service hook
- Flexible configuration to determine which files to translate and where to return the translated files
- Supports various authentication methods: userpassword; SSH key; or OAuth
Learn more: Download the Product Brief for the Source Code Repository Connector to learn more about the solution.
Have a specific connector in mind?
Check out these posts on translation connectors in 2016 using the links below:
- How Connectors Make Your Multilingual Ambitions Much Easier to Achieve
- Turbocharged Translation for CMS and Marketing Automation Platforms (I & II)
- Introducing the New Zendesk Customer Support Translation Connector (V)
Visit the Product Briefs section of the Smartling Resources page to gain access to detailed information about the Global Fluency Platform, the Global Delivery Network, Smartling platform translation connectors, and more.