i18n Phases

Phasing Software i18n and L10n: What’s Right for Your Company?

Going global is a big step. Moving from the massive challenge of getting a company off the ground and past the initial challenge of proving that your idea can work has already put your company in a league beyond most. Aside from incidental web traffic and interest from new countries and regions, for many companies, […]

The State of Continuous Internationalization & Localization

The State of Continuous Internationalization & Localization Survey Results

Lingoport recently conducted The State of Continuous Internationalization & Localization Survey, and the results are in! There’s been plenty of talk within our industry about making Internationalization (i18n) and Localization (L10n) continuous, automated and in step with Agile development. However, we wanted to uncover the true state of the industry and therefore launched the survey. […]

Internationalization Measurement

A Serious Lack of Internationalization Measurement & Management in the Software Industry

Lingoport recently conducted a survey titled The State of Continuous Internationalization & Localization. Through the process, we received 121 responses from members of the industry. State of the Industry Webinar We highlighted the results of the survey during our webinar, The State of the Internationalization and Localization Industry, on February 28, 2018, and I invite […]

Apple Bug

Apple’s i18n Bug Makes the News

Apple’s iOS Character Bug and Internationalization (i18n) It’s rare that an i18n issue makes the news. In fact, in a meeting a few years ago with an i18n and localization team, one member lamented just that. “Nobody gets fired for a character corruption issue. That just doesn’t make the news.” The context was that security […]

Software i18n Disaster Story

Throwing it Over the Wall

Don’t fall into this simple trap when internationalizing for the first time that can cost years of work and millions of dollars! Our friend Steve, from Plodding Tech. was subject one such story. Steve knew Plodding Tech. needed to expand their market reach, but he felt his team was too busy to tackle the large-scale […]

Webinar: 10 Questions with Industry Leader Renato Beninatto

New Webinar: 10 Questions with Industry Leader Renato Beninatto

I invite you to watch our webinar, “The State of the Internationalization & Localization Industry,” in which I interview Renato Beninatto, industry leader and CEO of the market research and consulting firm, Nimdzi Insights. Renato has served on executive teams for some of the industry’s most prominent companies and is the author of the book The General Theory […]