Slate™ Product Components Details of features by component in Slate products

Slate™ products are a blend of our proprietary components and open source utilities.

Proprietary Components

We distribute and license the proprietary components as products under the Slate™ EULA.

Languages 33 languages, 1,056 pairs

Slate supports any combination of 33 languages in your translation memories. What? You have Hebrew-Chinese TMs? No problem! Make engines with 1,056 possible language pairs, and you can add your own language support. Easy!



CorpusFiltergraph™ is Slate‘s workflow framework that manages all utilities and processing.

Master Utilities

The master utilities import translation memories and prepare them to become engines.

Build Utilities

The build utilities create Slate translation engines from segments prepared by the master utilities.

Backup & Restore Utilities

Backup utilities create backup packages with engines and translation memories. Restore utilities install the backup packages on other Slate™ systems.

Export & Import Utilities

Export utilities convert engines to self-contained packages. Restore utilities install exported packages and/or exported engines on other Slate™ systems.

Command Line Interface

The command-line application gives access to customize existing utilities and create new ones.

Graphical User Interface

The graphical application’s dashboard gives you access to Slate‘s most common utilities.

Connectors Interface

The connectors interface manages the flow of source segments from your CAT to your Slate engine and suggestions from your engine to your CAT and forces terminology translations.

Slate Samples

Samples include translation memories and other files to help you learn and practice.


Open Source Utilities

We package and distribute these free open source components as the Slate™ Toolkit Edition.

Perl Runtime

Perl is a free open source runtime environment with supporting core components. Include these libraries: Date::Format

Python Runtime

Python is a free open source runtime environment and supporting core components. Include these libraries: pip numpy nltk pywin32 lxml regex polib pyarabic tinysegmenter3 jieba wxpython (optional)

GNU Utilities

The GNU Utilities are separate but essential open source utilities that is the Moses Toolkit must have to create SMT models.


MGIZA++ is an essential open source utility that is the Moses Toolkit uses to create SMT models.

Moses Decoder

The decoder is the utility that converts source to target text using SMT models created by the toolkit.

Moses Toolkit

The toolkit is a collection of open source utilities derived from the original Moses open source project that creates SMT models.