Mobile menu

Off topic: figures of number of licences for each CAT tool pe year
Thread poster: Milena Mastroianni
Milena Mastroianni  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:54
English to Italian
+ ...
Aug 19, 2003

Does anybody know where I can possibly get some information on the number of licenses sold fo each CAT tool every year, dating back possible to the last 5 years at least?

Thank you in advance for your help, kind regards

Milena


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jerónimo Fernández  Identity Verified
English to Spanish
+ ...
Have you tried asking the companies themselves? Aug 20, 2003

Salve,

I guess that has to be the most reliable source.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Gerard de Noord  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 08:54
Member (2003)
German to Dutch
+ ...
The whole industry would love to know Aug 20, 2003

I guess that has to be the most reliable source.


Do you really think so?

Regards,
Gerard


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jerónimo Fernández  Identity Verified
English to Spanish
+ ...
: ) maybe not but... Aug 21, 2003

I see what you mean but I can't think of any other source that could have more reliable data about that subject. A different matter is if these companies would give real data or they are going to "inflate" it and play the "we are the industry's standard" game.

I mean, some associations might know how many of its members own or use CAT tools, but that would only apply to its members.


Direct link Reply with quote
 
xxxMarc P  Identity Verified
Local time: 08:54
German to English
+ ...
See for yourself Aug 21, 2003

The only hard figures I have are for OmegaT. They can be viewed at

http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/omegat
Select "View project activity statistics", "View reports" - "Monthly".

This shows that 1,368 people have downloaded OmegaT so far this year. Or, if you prefer, one person has downloaded it 1,368 times.

Although not an indication of total sales, a broad indication of the RELATIVE popularity of the various products can be gained from the activity on their respective mailing lists.

Marc


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Fernanda Rocha[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

figures of number of licences for each CAT tool pe year

Advanced search






SDL Trados Studio 2017 Freelance
The leading translation software used by over 250,000 translators.

SDL Trados Studio 2017 helps translators increase translation productivity whilst ensuring quality. Combining translation memory, terminology management and machine translation in one simple and easy-to-use environment.

More info »
Anycount & Translation Office 3000
Translation Office 3000

Translation Office 3000 is an advanced accounting tool for freelance translators and small agencies. TO3000 easily and seamlessly integrates with the business life of professional freelance translators.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs