Do you want to work on another PC? Slate™ Connect has everything you need to work with custom models on other PCs when you reach the activation limit, without buying another Slate™ Desktop license. Do you want to share custom models with your translation team? Learn how with Slate™ Connect.
Support for all languages and all new languages as they are released in maintenance updates. With 33 language pairs, this is supports 1,056 language pairs.
Privacy & Confidentiality
Slate™ Connect runs on your PC. There’s no the Internet connection. They don’t log your activities like online subscription services. You’re fully in control of confidential work.
Tools that copy engines to another work environment.
Plugins Connect to CAT Tools
Plugins connect Slate™ Desktop customized engines to popular CAT tools such as memoQ, Trados Studio, CafeTran and OmegaT.
Add global or per engine or per language source-target terminology files that Slate™ Desktop engines use to force translations of known source language terms.
Add new source-target terminology with just a couple of keystrokes while working. The engine adapts and enforces the new pair in the next segment.
You need to provide the following before working with Slate™ Connect.
Hardware System Requirements
- Intel Core i3 (i7 recommended) or AMD Athlon 64 CPU (4-core x86-64, 2.4 GHz or faster)
- 4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
- 2 GB of free hard-disk space for installation
- 250 GB (or more) of additional free space on a high-performance drive is required after installation
Windows Operating System (Option)
- Windows 7 64-bit Edition with Service Pack 1
- Windows 8 or 8.1 64-bit Edition
- Windows 10 64-bit Edition
- 32-bit Editions not supported
Linux Operating System (Option)
- Ubuntu 16.04 or newer (other Debian-based on request)
- CentOS/RHEL-based (other RPM-based on request)
MacOS Operating System (Option)
- To be determined, currently unsupported
Slate™ Connect requires one of supported CAT tools.
The installer provides and manages the following requirements.
Perl Scripting Runtime
Perl 64-bit version 5.28 or newer is a free open source scripting runtime environment.
Python Scripting Runtime
Python 64-bit version 3.72 or newer is a free open source scripting runtime environment. Required dependency libraries include:
End User License Agreement
A perpetual, royalty-free end-user-license agreement (EULA) to use on your machines. No subscriptions or hidden fees.
Install and activate on any supported operating systems. Today’s support includes MS Windows and Linux. MacOS is planned.
Install, activate and work on one machine. Build engines and work on the same computer.
Maintenance updates are published occasionally with new languages, enhanced features and bug fixes.
Access to priority technical support during the period between major version updates via our online support portal, https://support.slate.rocks.
The decoder is the utility that converts source to target text using statistical machine translation models created by the toolkit.