Translation memories White Papertranslation-memories-wp

Translation memories emerged in the early 2000s and have contributed greatly to productivity and quality within the translation industry.

Translation memory management tools are proprietary tools which are usually quite expensive. However, there are now standards which mean that users no longer have to depend on a single supplier.

This document aims to explain functioning and specific applications, to specify structuring rules and, finally, to define the financial impact of translation memory tools.