Reports

10 October 12:20

1. The difficulty of localizing sites loaded with numerous interface elements into more than twenty languages
2. Interface localization issues: problems with numerals, gender, and peculiarities of Arabic
3. Working with localization companies and freelancers
4. Translation independent from developers’ requirements

10 October 12:20
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10 October 14:00

The eBay Marketplace is a global trading platform – 193 million people in more than 150 countries are registered eBay members. The eBay Marketplace has a site presence in 33 markets around the world, 24 of which have country specific marketplaces supported by a single code base that supports eBay members worldwide. This presentation will cover the migration of the eBay Marketplace database from ISO Latin 1 to UTF-8. Nelson Ng will cover the inline approach used by eBay to address the challenges of migrating over 100 databases with 18+ Billion textual data records while keeping the entire site online. In addition to the preparation and execution of this migration approach, Nelson will cover alternatives considered and lessons learned.

10 October 14:40
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10 October 17:00
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