SDL BeGlobal 4 is a major release with complete backend architectural changes, core machine learning technology transformations, and user interface modernizations.  SDL BeGlobal strengthens SDL’s automated translation offerings by aiming to fulfill the increasing needs that businesses have for a cloud-based, enterprise-grade machine translation solution with the assurance of content privacy. 

The highlight of BeGlobal 4 includes the addition of SDL’s state of the art Neural Machine Translation (NMT) Language Pairs into the BeGlobal platform. SDL NMT core technologies are researched and developed in-house which allows SDL to rapidly bring research advancement into its MT products.

What's New

  • Neural language pairs
    • Generic language pairs developed with the latest neural machine translation technology
    • Customized language pairs as a service
  • Modern and intuitive browser based translation UI
    • Interactive text translation
    • Drag & Drop files translation
    • User friendly language selection
    • Reverse language button
    • Auto language detection on source text input
    • Support multiple source to target language pairs of different domains (i.e. generic and customized LPs)
  • Single SDL authentication
    • Same authentication for accessing application as well as other SDL systems that uses SDL ID (such as customer support portal and SDL community)
  • File translation support
    • MS Office documents (.doc, .xls, .ppt, .docx, .xlsx, .pptx)
    • PDFs (Digitally-created and Image-based)
    • HTML (.html, .htm)
    • XML (.xml, .xliff, .tmx)
    • Plain text (.txt)
  • Usage reports
    • Usage report dashboard for quick overview
    • Custom reports that can filter on date range, language pair, user, and API key
    • Export capability to Excel file
  • User roles
    • Admin and translate-only roles
  • Admin features
    • Add, edit and delete API Keys
    • Search, add, edit and delete users
    • View account info
    • Run usage report
  • Modern REST API
    • JSON response format
    • Async translation flow
    • Multi API Keys allowed per account