It wasn’t until I was responsible for overlooking Asia Pacific in a previous job that I realised how much easier I had it being a native English speaker in a country with English as the primary language as far as the IT world went. The sheer volume of content that is available in English by default, and then translated to some other languages if someone is willing to fund it, combined with the ability to read and process the available content, were really something that I had taken for granted.

The Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) 2011 R2 Language Update is now available to MSDN and TechNet subscribers, as well as Volume License customers. This release contains localized versions of Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset (DaRT) 7.0 and Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM). Languages included in this update are: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazilian), Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Russian, and Spanish.