Stanislav Kalianov, Localization Manager at Schneider Electric IT and Kåre Lindahl, CEO of Venga Corporation explore the challenges and triumphs of Help 2.0 in an Agile Environment. Stanislav shares lessons learned and ongoing challenges related to integration of software and document localization to nine languages to support the agile development efforts of 13 scrum teams with sprints every 2-3 weeks. Kåre provides the supplier perspective on this scenario.
Stanislav has been accumulating localisation experience since 1993. His employment history includes Apple Computer, Lionbridge, and McAfee, and he has been with Schneider Electric since 2008. He is interested in crowd localization, web-applications, cloud tools and breaking localization industry paradigms.
Raised in Sweden, Kåre lived in the UK for 10 years before relocating to the US to join the IT boom in Silicon Valley. With over 20 years experience in high-tech gained by serving in executive roles within companies such as Oracle, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, and Hogia, Kåre is now CEO of Venga Global, a specialized full-service translation and localization company working with some of the biggest names in technology brands. Follow Kåre @karelindahl.