Machine translation solutions have taken the world by storm. With promises for faster turnaround, lower costs and near-human quality levels, it’s easy to see why many businesses ask for it upfront. And it’s only gaining in popularity and sophistication as the technology advances.Read more
It’s hardly exaggerating to say that the consequences for mistranslation of labeling and packaging in life sciences are potentially catastrophic. Most importantly, there is a substantial risk of patient safety that could occur, where, for example, misinterpretations in dosing could mean a matter of life or death.Read more
In a previous blog post I wrote about how building a multilingual website has vastly improved in Drupal 8. At first glance, you may think it’s easy: "just translate the site into x languages”, but once you start asking yourself the right questions, you may be surprised about the factors you need to consider and the issues that might come up. We suggest you take into consideration the following tips to manage a multilingual website in Drupal 8 before you start.Read more
From education to religion and spirituality through gaming, the concept of “flow” has been widely used across a variety of fields. More recently, it’s been gaining increased popularity within human resources as a powerful technique to keep employees happy and motivated, and therefore more productive in the workplace.Read more
Expanding globally can be an exciting and rewarding—yet daunting—process. While there are countless advantages of globalization, it often means starting over in an unknown locale and building your business plan from the ground up to align with new markets. Planning requires recognizing and analyzing the risks and rewards, plus, ensuring you have the measures and partners in place to support you as you embark on this new journey.Read more
Artificial Intelligence (AI) and disruptive AI trends are generating an immense amount of hype and are even driving market dynamics, as illustrated by some sample facts and observations:Read more
It certainly seems like 2018 will be an exciting year for digital design. Now, more than ever before, we have an abundance of data at our fingertips, processing power that was unthinkable only a few years ago, plus, technological advancements that have created whole new means of communication and digital interaction. And it all seems to be moving forward at an astonishing speed.Read more
An all too common problem we have all been challenged with: Many organizations still store growing numbers of digital documents in multiple locations or personal file-sharing accounts. As the amount of digital information grows at an ever-faster rate, this chaotic approach to document management leads to frustration and wasted resources. From tedious and time-consuming search for the correct document version, to slowed business processes, more mistakes occur and expenses go up.Read more
Between all the rising VR and AR events you may also find this little gem in Berlin. The 2nd German VR day took place on 7th December and was all about the expanded possibilities of VR in business, beyond traditional applications such as gaming.Read more
Life sciences is a challenging sector to operate in. Competition is tough, and success requires a combination of business agility and control.
But although life sciences is subject to stringent and ever-changing regulation, it can have a tendency to manage content for international markets in an inefficient and error-prone way.Read more
Ever since OpenText announced that it was buying Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division (ECD), much has been speculated about the future of Documentum and associated products such as Captiva, InfoArchive and LEAP. The acquisition not only placed long-term competitors’ Documentum and OpenText ECM side-by-side as a single solution, but it also reinforced that the product family will hit most companies’ shortlists when reevaluating their enterprise content strategy.Read more
Life sciences firms are used to an on-going stream regulatory hurdles, and the upcoming ISO IDMP compliance is another to add to the list. But ISO IDMP is also a little different, and promotes the kind of structure and discipline needed if organisations want to really break new ground and take their businesses forward.
How can organisations use ISO IDMP to change the way they operate, and to transform their master data management?Read more