Profile: Lionbridge Technologies Inc (LIOX.O)
21 Feb 2017
Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (Lionbridge), incorporated on October10, 1997, is a provider of globalization solutions. The Company provides translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure local relevancy, global brand consistency and technical usability. The Company operates in three segments: Global Language and Content (GLC), Global Enterprise Solutions (GES) and Interpretation Services. Lionbridge provides a suite of globalization solutions to businesses in various markets, including technology, manufacturing, life sciences, automotive, aerospace, business services, retail, government, financial and legal.
Global Language and Content (GLC) Services
Lionbridge adapts online content, interactive media, marketing and support information to meet cultural, linguistic and business requirements of international markets. Lionbridge content translation services help organizations communicate with their customers, prospects, partners and employees on a worldwide basis. Lionbridge combines technical writing and translation services, design and production capabilities, program management, automation technology, industry-specific knowledge and process optimization techniques to provide client-specific solutions for multilingual content. Lionbridge creates, manages, translates and deploys digital marketing content and campaigns across languages and technical platforms in local markets across the world. Lionbridge marketing solutions combine the Company's knowledge of digital marketing, language, content, global production management, and local culture. Lionbridge creates versions of its clients' products and software applications, including user interface, online help systems and documentation in various languages.
Lionbridge offers language technology solutions to enterprises, freelance translators and translation agencies. Lionbridge offers over two cloud-based language technologies, Translation Workspace, a productivity technology for translators and agencies, and GeoFluent, a customized machine translation technology that integrates with contact center communications platforms to provide multilingual customer care across various channels, including virtual and agent-assisted chat, e-mail, in-call voice, social, forums helpdesk and ticketing. Lionbridge provides technical engineering drafting, authoring, production and integration of content for print, Web, multimedia, mobile device and displays. As part of this solution, Lionbridge creates content and integrates applications for authoring and managing content. Lionbridge's delivery of its GLC services is based on its Lionbridge Excellence in Operations (LEO) process framework.
Global Enterprise Solutions (GES)
Lionbridge provides a range of enterprise testing services, some of which are offered to clients under the VeriTest brand. Lionbridge's testing services include enterprise-scale managed test teams, functional testing, multimedia testing, globalization testing and application testing and application certification. The Company's enterprise testing services help organizations improve application usability. Lionbridge provides a range of in-Country testing solutions that build on Lionbridge's skills for managing private pre-qualified private crowds of over 100,000 professionals across approximately 100 countries. As part of its in-Country testing solutions, Lionbridge administers a comprehensive managed service for the client, including finding, recruiting, qualifying, and paying independent professionals in local markets across the world, and managing projects and tasks through a secure enterprise task management platform.
Lionbridge offers telephonic, onsite and simultaneous interpretation services in over 360 languages to federal, state and local government agencies, businesses and healthcare organizations that require experienced linguists to facilitate communication. Lionbridge provides interpretation solutions that include interpreter recruitment, testing, quality assurance and assessment services. Through its network of over 10,000 qualified interpreters, Lionbridge can identify and deploy interpreters onsite or by phone that have the required combination of language skills, subject matter expertise and professional interpretation experience.
The Company competes with SDL International plc, Translations.com, Welocalize, Moravia, DigitasLBi, Wunderman, TAG, Hogarth, Accenture, Appen, Applause, Pactera, Chinasoft and HCL.
Lionbridge Technologies Inc
1050 Winter St
WALTHAM MA 02451-1401