UTIC-2014. Quality of a translation service and quality of translation of a technical text
Speaker: Israel S. Shalyt
The report generalizes 20 years of experience in rendering the translation of technical texts and communicating with customers, translators, and editors.
Concise and clear definitions are given for the following notions:
- a translation project;
- target of a technical translation;
- adequacy of the translation;
- quality of a translation service;
- quality of a translated text.
The report is illustrated with simple and easy-to-understand examples and will be interesting for all the participants of the process of rendering translation services: direct customers, managers and specialists of translation agencies, translators, and topic-related editors.