Elsevier, Health Sciences Division and Really Strategies have announced the launch of a new editorial and production system for the pharmaceutical reference, Mosby's Drug Consult. Really Strategies was retained by Elsevier to replace a legacy system that stored, managed, and delivered Mosby's Drug Consult pharmacologic content. The new platform and technologies used to implement this system were based on standards defined by Elsevier. The technical architecture incorporated J2EE development methods, in an effort to be more scalable and maintainable and can be built on top of for products such as electronic products or derivative texts.
Elsevier is a multiple-media publisher of scientific, technical, and health information products and services. Elsevier's products and services include journals, books, electronic products, services, databases, and portals serving the global scientific, technical, and medical (STM) communities. Really Strategies, Inc. is an independent content management and publishing solutions firm helping publishers and other companies address content, technology and workflow challenges.