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Araya The Araya TMX editor
ARAYA is a sophisticated translation man- The Araya TMX editor is a highly CONTACT:
agement software (CAT) based on XML sophisticated tool for creating
with many translation functions. Araya is and maintaining TM data bases and files Heartsome Europe GmbH
operating system independent through based on the TMX standard. It facilitates Friedrichstr. 17
Java. Araya is available for Linux, So- the maintenance of TM data bases for D-90574 Rosstal
laris™, Unix and obviously Windows™. It linguists, localization and documentation T: +49 (0) 9127 579001
is available both as a single and multi- managers, communication enterprise F: +49 (0) 9127/951178
user and server version. specialists and for everyone, who partici- firstname.lastname@example.org
pates in the maintenance of global infor- www.heartsome.de
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Araya XLIFF editor Highlights UID: DE225881142
The Araya XLIFF editor is a sim-
The alignment tool offers support of the
ply to use translation editor. It Management
following file formats: HTML, XML,
contains all important features of a pro-
SGML, RTF, plain text, OpenOffice, docx Dr. Klemens Waldhör
fessional translation tool and exhibits two
and doc format. Thus the translator can Managing director
outstanding characteristics which differ-
convert already translated documents email@example.com
entiates it from other translation tools:
in different languages into re-usable
It supports all languages without re- TM data bases and TMX files.
striction in combination or in the direc-
The editor supports the regular mainte- About Heartsome Europe
tion of translation including all double-
nance of TMX conformant TM data Heartsome Europe GmbH was founded
byte and bi-directional languages.
bases, e.g. correction of translation in 2002. Founder and director, Dr.
It is compatible with the OASIS XLIFF errors, maintaining enterprise wide Klemens Waldhör, is familiar with
standard. This means 100% support of glossaries or performing stylistic translation technology and CAT tools
all processes within localization. changes. since a long time. His experiences stem
Highlights The TMX editor supports all languages from his time in the research labs of TA
in all combinations. Triumph Adler and as founder and di-
The TMX conform translation memory rector of EP Electronic Publish Partners
data base permits the re-use of transla- The user can add new languages to GmbH. Under his guidance the transla-
tions done in previous translation cy- TMX files without having to go through tion support system EURAMIS was de-
cles. Simultaneous use of translation the whole translation cycle. veloped for the translation service of
data bases makes it possible for trans- the European Commission. Later this
Araya XML-RPC server
lators to co-operate in groups and to development was used by Sun Micro-
Araya can be integrated through
share translations with others immedi- system as SunTrans. Based on this
XML-RPC support without heavy
ately. experiences he developed the transla-
efforts into existing processes. Araya is
Integrated editor supports direct edit- started as server and makes its services tion support system Araya
ing of entries in the TM data base. available to other applications - e.g. docu- The core competence of Heartsome is
ment management systems such as Sir- the customized adoption of Araya ac-
Conversion of document for different
ius of Acolada™. Command files are cording to customer needs. In an inten-
formats such as HTML, RTF, XML,
supported too. By the use of XML, XLIFF sive consulting phase the customer
SGML, OpenOffice, doc, docx and plain-
and TMX the Araya server is optimally requirements are determined and opti-
text through configuration files.
prepared to integrate and co-operate with mized, Araya configured and integrated
It supports all databases with a JDBC other systems. into the processes of the customer .
interface. It comes with an internal
In addition there is Tomcat based web
database, thus no need to buy a data-
server version available.
Translation MEMORY (TM): translation technology, which re- TMX stands for translation memory exchange and is a provider
uses existing translations of segments (sentences, paragraphs independent, open standard for storing and exchanging of
or phrases) of previously translated documents using fuzzy translation memories in XML, provided by CAT tools (computer
search to find matching segments. aided translation). TMX supports the exchange of translation
memory data between programs and/or translators without
XLIFF (XML Localization Interchange file format) is an open losing data in this process. TMX was developed on initiative of
XML based standard, which was developed to support the ex- the OSCAR (Open Standard for Container/Content Allowing re-
change of localization information, in particular for document use) committee - an interest group of in LISA (Localization In-
formats of different manufacturers. XLIFF is based on XML. dustry Standard Association).
Araya XLIFF Editor Araya TMX Editor
• Localization model: XLIFF • Translation Memory (TM) model: TMX
• Translation Memory (TM) model: TMX • Languages: all languages and language
• Language and character set: any lan-
guage and language combination; no • Alignment: Automatic alignment of
restrictions with regard to character set existing translation.
• Editor user interface: four main win- • Editor user interface: one main window
dows: source window, target window for the display of selected languages;
Araya XLIFF Editor — simple, fast and powerful — editing of entries; splitting, joining,
with all tools you need for your daily work. with translation, two windows for
matches from TM and phrase transla- deletion of entries; adding new lan-
tion (PT). guages; creation of new TMX entries.
• Editing of segments: accept and ap- • TMX Checker: Checking if standards
prove translations, copy source seg- are met.
ment to target window, colored back- Araya and databases
ground for TM and PT translations,
• Supported databases: HSQL | FireBird
Switch o/off format information.
| Oracle™ | MySQL™ | MS SQL
Terminology extraction — simple and efficient. • Adding notes to translations: Support of Server™ | H2 | Postgres and other SQL
the review process. databases with JDBC interface.
• TM-based pre translation: sophisticated • Size: unlimited number of entries.
fuzzy search; import and export of TMX • Database search: fuzzy search, word
databases. based search, regular expression
• Concordance search. search.
• Terminology: integrated simple termi- • Concurrent usage of TMX databases
nology database based on TBX stan- within Intranet and Internet supports
dard; mono– and bilingual terminology group work of translators and TM shar-
extraction (this is only part of the server ing.
version). System requirements
TM entries can be verified and modified simple
and fast. • Phrase translation: pre translation • Java™ based application.
based on longest phrase matches;
detection of variables in phrases and • Software requirements: Java >= 1.5.
segments. • Operating systems: Windows™ | Linux
• Document converter: internal format: |Solaris™ | Mac™.
XLIFF; conversion to XLIFF Format and
back for the following document for- Prices and licensing model
mats: RTF, HTML, XML (configurable), • Singe user license: € 400,- (+VAT);
SGML, plain text, OpenOffice, WinWord includes XLIFF and TMX editor. Multi
docx (doc only for Windows), xls and user licenses on request.
ppt (with installed Open Office); multi-
Araya TMX Editor helps you to check and edit ple conversion using project feature.
• Server license: € 6.500 (+VAT) for 10
TMX files in a comfortable way. users; € 8.000 for unlimited license
• Segmentation: configurable, language including all company employees and
dependent segmentation; segmenta- external translators working for the
tion sentence or paragraph based. company. Includes XLIFF and TMX edi-
tor, term extraction. Maintenance €
• Translation statistics: character-, seg-
ment– and word repetition analysis.
• Tomcat Webserver 2.500 (+VAT)
• Database editor: powerful editor sup-
ports direct editing of TMX database • Hosting: On request.
entries. Many support function support • Software adaptations: on ; € 850,- per
Integration in the DMS Sirius of Acolada using help to maintain and keep databases day (+VAT) depending on effort.
Araya XML-RPC Server. Simple and platform free of errors.
independent. • Consulting / training: € 800 per day
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