Why globalize?

Globalization or internationalization should be done before localization. Efforts to adapt localize software without globalizing first usually proves to cost more in the long run.

Why also recommend that you consider implementing Unicode support.  We provide tools to make this process much easier that in the past.  It also provides you a cleaner migration path.

Globalize your products - Do it right the first time.
Easier to move into new markets.
Fewer copies of source code.
In-house development and support.
Better customer support.
Lower cost to support and enhance.