This web site contains recommendations on Finnish terminology in the field of information technology. The recommendations have been given by a group of IT, language and media specialists after thorough consideration and a wide comments round. Each recommendation is followed by a description of the underlying concept and advice on how to use the term(s) in practice. We hope you will benefit from the recommendations in daily communication.

You will find the recommendations (in Finnish) via the following links:

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This service has been started within an international project called WebIT/Efcot, part of the MLIS programme (Multilingual Information Society) of the European Commission. It is linked to corresponding sites dealing with IT terminology in other European languages: Swedish, Norwegian and Danish. For more information please contact The Finnish Terminology Centre.

* "Tietotekniikan termitalkoot", the Finnish title for the service, refers to "voluntary team work on IT terminology".