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Join this free online course to learn about SAP Translation Hub, one-stop shop for multilingual UI text services. Learn how to prepare texts for translation in different development environments, translate the texts, and incorporate the translations in the development environments.

Video subtitles for this course are available in English, French, German, and Spanish.

Please note: There is a more recent version of this course Enable Users in Multilingual Business with SAP Translation Hub.

Self-paced since February 21, 2018
Language: English

Course information

Course Summary

In today’s world, successful applications must target a global audience. And this global audience expects software to speak its language. But developing UIs in multiple languages can be costly and complicated. With SAP Translation Hub, you can draw on SAP's translation experience across multiple products and languages to make the translation process more efficient. Starting in the development phase, SAP Translation Hub can propose suggestions for short texts. For the actual translation, you can use SAP Translation Hub to translate texts into more than 39 languages.

In this course, you’ll learn how to prepare texts for translation in different development environments, translate the texts, and incorporate the translations in the development environments.

Course Characteristics

  • Starting from: January 23, 2018, 09:00 UTC. (What does this mean?)
  • Duration: The course is open for 4 weeks
  • Effort: 2 hours in total
  • Course assignment: You can take the course assignment at any time while the course is open.
  • Course closure: February 21, 2018, 09:00 UTC
  • Course language: English, with video subtitles available in English, French, German, and Spanish.
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Course Content

Unit 1: Introduction
Unit 2: Best Practices for Creating Multilingual Applications
Unit 3: Preparing Texts for Translation in Development Environments
Unit 4: Integrating Company-Specific Language Data
Unit 5: Translating Texts from Development Projects
Unit 6: Reviewing Translations
Unit 7: Finalizing the Translation Process
Unit 8: Incorporating Translations in Development Environments
Unit 9: Course Summary

Target Audience

  • Business consultants
  • Developers
  • Project managers
  • Solution architects
  • Translators
  • Translation coordinators
  • Anyone else interested in SAP Translation Hub

Course Requirements

Basic SAP skills

Additional Materials

You can try out many of the steps that we show during the course by working through tutorials. To complete the tutorials, you need a trial account on SAP Cloud Platform. If you don’t already have a trial account, register for free at
To access the tutorials, see Tutorials on SAP Help Portal.

About Further Content Experts

Beatrice Pasch

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Beatrice Pasch is a member of the product management team for SAP Translation Hub.

She joined SAP in 1996, and has held various positions in support, consulting, and development, specializing in R/3 SD, SAP Online Store, CRM, SRM, SAP Business ByDesign, mobile apps, and cloud technologies.

Sebastian Koehler

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Sebastian Koehler is a development architect for SAP Translation Hub, focusing on developing and designing services exposed on SAP Cloud Platform using the latest cloud technologies and SAP HANA.

Sebastian joined SAP in 2005, and has held various positions in development for a number of products and areas.

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Course End
Feb 21, 2018
Course Start
Jan 23, 2018


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Certificate Requirements

  • Gain a Record of Achievement by earning at least 50% of the maximum number of points from all graded assignments.
  • Gain a Confirmation of Participation by completing at least 50% of the course material.

Find out more in the certificate guidelines.

This course is offered by

Ian Armstrong

Ian Armstrong is a user assistance development architect in Globalization Services.

In his current role, Ian is responsible for the user assistance content for SAP Translation Hub.

Since joining SAP in 2000, Ian has worked in various translation and authoring roles for a wide range of SAP products.

Marcus Danei

Marcus Danei is member of the product management team for SAP Translation Hub.

He has over 20 years’ experience in the software and localization industries, and has worked in a number of areas within SAP since 1997, from introducing Arabic as a standard language, through defining and maintaining standards for release management and technology, to translation business partner management.

Marcus is a regular speaker at SAP conferences and international localization industry events.