Quality assurance is a rolling process that continues throughout the project, ensuring that each individual step of the production process is supervised.
The criteria for successful
project implementation are laid down at the very start of the planning
Measures specially aligned with quality assurance are built into the mechanisms for selecting resources and tools and into the procedures for preparing the software for localization.
Language tests and quality audits are ongoing in every phase of the project; the results are always logged. All this data is on hand for streamlining final acceptance.