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Welcome to the Connector

Welcome to the Lionbridge Connector for Oracle Content and Experience (Connector) version 1.0.0. This is Lionbridge ’s connector between Oracle Content and Experience and the Clay Tablet.

1 - Terminology

Freeway The name of the Lionbridge translation portal for submitting content to and retrieving content from the Lionbridge translation provider.
FTP Server File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used to transfer files from one host to another host over a TCP-based network, such as the Internet. Translation providers may receive and send files for translation using an FTP server.
Lionbridge The publisher of the Freeway translation portal and a translation provider. Users connect to the Freeway translation portal to submit content to and retrieve content from the Lionbridge translation provider.
Lionbridge Connector for Oracle Content and Experience (“Connector”) The connector software that Lionbridge has developed and provides, which plugs into your Oracle Content and Experience instance to provide connectivity to the Lionbridge translation services. In this document it is referred to as the Connector. This is the software you are configuring as you work through this document.
MT Machine translation. The translation provider can be a machine translation service, such as Google Translate.
Producer Content system that sends content or documents out for translation. In this case, this is Oracle Content and Experience.
Provider A provider of translation services. The delivery of assets to the provider may be via an FTP server or a TMS connector.
TMS Translation management system that the translation provider users.

2 - How the Connector Works with Oracle Content and Experience

The Lionbridge Connector (Connector) is an important part of the Lionbridge translation solution.

The Connector is installed on the Oracle Content and Experience (OCE) cloud-based content hub. Its functionality is displayed to the users as part of OCE.

Your translation systems architecture might look like the configuration above. It may have additional content systems or translation providers, but the core concepts remain the same. If your translation provider is Lionbridge, it is accessed via Freeway.

During implementation, Lionbridge Connector Support works with you and your translation providers to configure and test the other elements of your translation solution, which are the connections to your translation providers' systems.

3 - Using this Guide

Purpose of this guide

This guide describes everything you need to know to configure Lionbridge Connector (Connector) for Oracle Content and Experience (OCE).

Who should use this guide

This guide is intended for Oracle Content and Experience administrators and system integrators.

What you should already know

This document assumes that your company already has an account on the Oracle Content and Experience cloud-based content hub. It assumes that you have a strong working knowledge of Oracle Content and Experience and its features.

Documentation conventions

This guide uses the following conventions:

Convention Description
Bold Highlights screen elements such as buttons, menu items, and fields.
Courier Highlights input, file names, and paths.
Italics Highlights terms for emphasis, variables, or document titles.
> Indicates a menu choice. For example, “Select Admin Tools > Configuration.”

4 - How to Contact Lionbridge Connector Support

How to Contact Lionbridge Connector Support

You can submit a support ticket either:

See also: