ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Ensuring Success During the 2020 CMS Secret Shopper Program

By Ashlee
The language resources your healthcare organization leverages can make or break the ratings you earn from the Center of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) during their Secret Shopper program. Everything from the quality of the interpreter to the call ...

Topics: IT


What Is HITRUST? A Look At The Common Security Framework

May 11, 2018   To understand HITRUST, it’s best to temporarily forget everything you know about HIPAA regulations, compliance and audits. Why? Chances are you view HIPAA as a challenge or an obstacle, while HITRUST is intended to be just the opposite. The ...

Topics: healthcare, IT, Localization, Compliance


With the GDPR, How Will a Data Breach Affect Your Company?

      With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) less than a year away, any company that does business in the EU will soon need to ensure that they’re following regulations on secure customer information, obtaining consent for personal data usage, and ...

Topics: Best Practices, Global News, Global News, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Are You Ready For GDPR? Preparing For The EU’s New Data Protection Rules

      Although we still have four months until the new year hits, 2018 will be here before we know it. And in less than 10 months, businesses around the globe will need to be compliant with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The ...

Topics: Global News, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Breach Response: Having a Plan When Data is Compromised

  Yahoo. eBay. Target. Sony. Home Depot. What do these companies have in common? They are among the many organizations that have been affected by a major data breach, resulting in millions of personal records being disclosed and exorbitant amounts of money ...

Topics: Global News, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


The Latest Language Translation Technology

Technology is beginning to keep pace with globalization to help us connect like never before. Whether you’re traveling abroad, living in a multicultural area where your primary language isn’t spoken or learning a language and want to practice translation and ...

Topics: IT, Localization, Machine Translation, Technology, Translation


Web Localization Done Right

      In this day and age, there aren’t many excuses for companies that don’t tap into foreign markets. The Internet has made global marketing more of a necessity than an option for business. With over 3 billion users worldwide, the web presents an amazing ...

Topics: Global News, Global Marketing, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Neural Machine Translation and the Future

    Things are changing fast in the world of translation technology. As each year passes, improvements in computational capacity, AI and data analysis expand upon what is already possible in terms of both speed and accuracy of machine translation. One of the ...

Topics: Global News, IT, Language Learner, Machine Translation, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Google Translate's New AI a Step Forward, But Not Perfect

Have the machines taken over yet? These days, sometimes it sure feels like it. And Google’s announcement last week that the company has devised a new machine translation method that’s purportedly almost as accurate as humans only fans those flames. The ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global News, IT, Language Learner, Machine Translation, Strategy, Technology, Translation


The Early Days of Translation Technology

  We are absolutely surrounded by marvels of translation technology in this day and age. Currently, it is possible to numerically analyze mixed language documents using Language Identification software. Machine Translation (MT) systems can translate millions ...

Topics: Consulting, IT, Language Learner, Machine Translation, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Bringing A Google Classroom To Your Global Company

    Technology is providing greater access to education, collaboration opportunities and an incredible amount of information at our fingertips. Take a look at Google Docs, Google Drive and Gmail – these three Google systems allow millions of internet users to ...

Topics: Global News, IT, Technology, Translation, elearning