What equipment do freelance interpreters need to deliver remote simultaneous interpreting with InterpretersPortal?
To deliver quality remote interpreting, this is the kind of technology and equipment that you should be considering investing in:
You need a landline or VOIP telephone that allows you to attach a headset and microphone to it. You must be able to mute your microphone on your headset/telephone through a “mute” button. Have a look at this landline ttp://ow.ly/gbEz301KuWF and headset provided by the InterpretAmerica blog http://ow.ly/oauw30kY95g
You also need to be aware of the hardware and software requirements for a successful assignment with us:
- PC or Mac: Windows 7 – Windows 10 Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
- Web Browser: Google Chrome v34 or later. Mozilla Firefox v34 or later. Internet Explorer v8 or later. Microsoft Edge
- Internet connection 10 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
- Hardware 2GB or more of RAM
If you have any questions, or you’re unsure whether your current set-up is compatible with us, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. We will gladly assist you!