ABBYY is Joining Forces with Connective Language Services to Strengthen its Position in the US Translation and Localization Market
MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture, linguistic technologies and services, today announced that ABBYY Language Services, part of ABBYY Group, acquired 100 percent of Connective Language Services to increase its productive capacity and expand its service offerings in the North American market.
ABBYY Language Services provides comprehensive language support to corporate customers worldwide and develops innovative language services and technologies to successfully address the most complex translation projects. The company provides services to more than two thousand customers worldwide, including 20 percent of the top 100 global brands.
The acquisition of ?onnective Language Services contributes to promotion opportunities for ABBYY’s language services and technology in the North American market, and allows the company to significantly enhance its productive capacity, which enables the company to get involved into large, technologically challenging translation and localization projects.
“By joining ABBYY Language Services, Connective Language Services will be able to provide a wide range of services to existing and future clients. The worldwide reputation of ABBYY will allow us to undertake more sizeable jobs while maintaining, or even improving our responsiveness to the requirements of our customers,” says Connective Language Services President, Thierry Jambage.
“The union of professional and technologically advanced Connective Language Services team, with almost ten years of success in the American market will help us achieve a new level of development, and allow us to become a worthy competitor to the leaders of the global translation and localization market,” says ABBYY Language Services CEO, Ivan Smolnikov.
Now ABBYY Language Services offers translation and multilingual localization services for all industries into more than 80 European and Asian languages, and develops cutting-edge technologies aiding translation and localization processes that can help save significant time and money by improving the quality and performance of translators’ work.
ABBYY is a leading provider of document recognition, data capture, and linguistic technologies and services. Its key products include the ABBYY FineReader line of optical character recognition (OCR) applications, ABBYY FlexiCapture line of data capture solutions, ABBYY Lingvo dictionary software, and development tools supporting a variety of platforms and computing environments. ABBYY Language Services provides comprehensive language support to corporate customers worldwide and develops innovative language services and technologies to successfully address the most complex translation projects. The company provides services to more than two thousand customers worldwide, including 20 percent of the Top 100 Global Brands. Paper-intensive organizations from all over the world use ABBYY solutions to automate time- and labour-consuming tasks and to streamline business processes. ABBYY products are used in large-scale government projects such as those of Australian Taxation Office, Lithuanian Tax Inspectorate, Ministry of Education of Russia, Ministry of Education of Ukraine, Montgomery County Government of the USA, and Government of Canada. Companies that license ABBYY technologies include BancTec, Canon, EMC/Captiva, Hewlett-Packard, KnowledgeLake, Microsoft, NewSoft, Notable Solutions, Samsung Electronics and more. ABBYY OCR applications are shipped with equipment from the world’s top manufacturers such as Epson, Fujitsu, Fuji Xerox, Microtek, Panasonic, Plustek, Ricoh, Toshiba, and Xerox. ABBYY is headquartered in Moscow, Russia, with offices in Germany, the UK, the United States, Canada, Ukraine, Cyprus, Australia, Japan and Taiwan. For more information, visit http://www.abbyy.com.
About Connective Language Services
Connective Language Services has been offering quality translation to the US and European markets since 2002. During those ten years, Connective delivered an efficient service evolving from technology, flexible management processes, and a healthy dose of good, old fashioned personal service. Amongst its customers are major corporations like Motorola, GE, Bobcat, Ingersoll Rand, Conair, the Project Management Institute and many more, for which Connective translated into more than 30 languages.
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