Providing Language and Content Management Solutions to Global Brands for Over 25 Years

Making Understanding Possible

Having recently joined forces with Donnelley Language Solutions, SDL is the global leader and innovator in language and content management solutions. For over 25 years, SDL has helped companies communicate with confidence and deliver transformative business results by enabling powerful experiences that engage customers across multiple touchpoints, all strengthened by our human expertise and machine learning technology. 

Today SDL is enabling companies to create, translate and deliver relevant and personalized content to support meaningful customer journeys and form important emotional connections by making understanding possible. The world’s biggest brands trust SDL’s expertise in digital content management and language translation, with 90 out of the top 100 global brands working with us, to underpin their content creation, translation and delivery. 

And this is just the beginning...

Age of Understanding

The heart of SDL has always been about language and content, which is at the heart of human communication and expression. Information is meaningless unless it is communicated in the right way and we understand it. The more a company understands its customers and transforms this into meaningful content and interaction, the more customers understand a brand. As the worlds of human and digital continue to blur, how do companies manage growing content and provide a brand building digital experience?  SDL can help you navigate this complexity and overcome the content conundrum to deliver understandable information in a more personal and relevant way.  

Welcome to the Age of Understanding (AoU).

Global Content Operating Model

SDL is helping organizations globally create more meaningful content by leveraging digital technology and human expertise.  This, combined with SDL's comprehensive strategic approach to managing global content creation, translation and delivery, and you have our Global Content Operating Model (GCOM). By following our Global Content Operating Model, organizations can better understand their content and mature their content supply chain from ad-hoc to autonomous content creation and delivery, aligning people, processes and technology, and making understanding possible. 



Our Offices around the Globe


Our Executive Team and Board of Directors brings a wealth of experience to the day-to-day management of SDL, and are focused on strengthening the company’s ability to grow with our customers, create value for our shareholders, and provide compelling opportunities for our people.


At SDL, each role makes a worldwide impact and we've been privileged to help many companies make a global impact by developing relevant, personalized connections with their customers. Discover your next opportunity and be part of making an impact, by working with a world leader in language and content management.
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