Baltic Software Contest

Published on December 14, 2009 by Igor Kreknin

2 programs developed by me - Leksika (Java language) and SparkFrame CMS (PHP language) - participated in Baltic Software Contest 2009 organized by Accenture and Times.lv.

Leksika v.1 is intended for learning foreign languages.

SparkFrame CMS v.1 is "3 in 1": a content management system integrated with a forum and a PayPal shop.


SDL Trados Certified

Published on September 11, 2007 by Igor Kreknin

I successfully passed 3 SDL TRADOS certification exams:

  1. Translator's Workbench 2007 Level 1 (Getting Started) Exam
  2. Translator's Workbench 2007 Level 2 (Intermediate) Exam
  3. Translator's Workbench 2007 Level 3 (Advanced) Exam

Link to my personal certification page:
https://oos.sdl.com/asp/products/certified/index.asp?userid=09563349-63c1-42ae-abed-296973ed8157


Upgrade to SDL Trados 2007 Freelance

Published on September 6, 2007 by Igor Kreknin

SDL Trados 2007 Freelance combines the latest versions of SDL Trados applications:

  • SDL Trados Translator's Workbench 8.0:
    Sophisticated database that manages translation memories.
  • SDL Trados TagEditor and Filters:
    Format-independent editing environment that supports all the latest file filters.
  • SDL MultiTerm 2007:
    Terminology management tool that automatically populates translations with approved terms.
  • SDL Trados WinAlign:
    Build a translation memory from previously translated materials
  • SDLX 2007:
    An alternative translation environment offering side-by-side editing


SDL Trados 2006 Freelance purchased

Published on September 23, 2006 by Igor Kreknin

SDL Trados 2006 offers the best of both worlds, with the choice of Translators Workbench, TagEditor and SDLX editing environments.

It includes new support for Quark, InDesign CS2 and Java files to supplement its already comprehensive file handling capabilities. Integration with SDL MultiTerm provides powerful terminology lookup and search functions to ensure adherence to corporate terminology and dramatically reduce translation time.


Upgrade to MetaTexis NET/Office

Published on September 11, 2005 by Igor Kreknin

MetaTexis NET/Office has many advanced functions, including

  • connect to MetaTexis Server
  • translate PowerPoint files
  • translate Excel files
  • usage of TRADOS Workbench
  • advanced TM and TDB functions
  • translation scout

BTW, now I am mentioned in the MetaTexis documentation
(http://www.metatexis.net/manual/acknowledgements.htm)

> Let me name just a few of them: Pawel Wawrzyszko, Igor Kreknin, Farlan Williams, Stefan Rackow, Steve Hodgett, William Bergmann, William Thompson, and Martin Macura.


MetaTexis Lite purchased

Published on September 5, 2003 by Igor Kreknin

MetaTexis Lite for Word has all basic functions to translate Word documents, including:

  • Translation memory
  • Terminology database/glossary

Website: http://www.metatexis.com/