The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is the computer industry’s premier membership organization. ACM hosts the industry’s leading digital library, comprised of journals and magazines, conference and workshop proceedings, electronic forums, and a learning center.
The flow of journal content into the ACM Digital Library was cumbersome. Additionally, ACM’s editorial services vendor was costly and employed a manual workflow that included editing on hard copy, which led to production delays. And ACM’s custom website templates, designed to enable authors to submit articles in the correct style, were inefficient and rarely used, necessitating manual and time-consuming post-submission adjustments.
To transition from a manual to a digital workflow and to streamline production, Aptara designed and instituted a full-service content solution that includes:
Aptara’s full-service production solution for ACM: