FREDERICK, MD--(Marketwired - Oct 29, 2014) - Welocalize, global leader in innovative translation and localization solutions, announced today the latest release of its open-source translation management system (TMS), GlobalSight 8.5.6. The latest version includes new features that make GlobalSight easier for users to navigate as well as additions to the user interface (UI).

"The new version of GlobalSight will make it even easier for the GlobalSight community to get the most out of Welocalize's popular open-source TMS," said Genara Rodriguez, applications deployment manager at Welocalize. "GlobalSight 8.5.6 is an exciting release that includes new features such as Reviewer Scorecard, smoother access to jobs and activities and easier PDF creation. The improvements and increased flexibility in the UI, reporting and usability functionality will further help and support our vibrant GlobalSight community run successful localization and translation programs."

Welocalize is holding a GlobalSight Boot Camp Session, as part of the Localization World Conference in Vancouver, October 29-31. The GlobalSight Boot Camp is hosted by Welocalize Senior Solutions Architect, Vincent Swan, on Wednesday October 29 at 1:00 - 5:00 PM. Vincent will be launching GlobalSight 8.5.6 at this session and demonstrating the new features and functionality. This session will be recorded as a webinar and posted after the event on the GlobalSight Vimeo page.

As part of GlobalSight 8.5.6 launch, Welocalize has also redeveloped the GlobalSight website with a bold new look and an enhanced navigation experience. GlobalSight 8.5.6 release notes, including product documentation, bug tracker and forums are available online at The new version of GlobalSight 8.5.6 is available for download at

About Welocalize - Welocalize, Inc., founded in 1997, offers innovative translation and localization solutions helping global brands to grow and reach audiences around the world in more than 125 languages. Our solutions include global localization management, translation, supply chain management, people sourcing, language services and automation tools including MT, testing and staffing solutions and enterprise translation management technologies. With over 600 employees worldwide, Welocalize maintains offices in the United States, UK, Germany, Ireland, Japan and China.

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