OutsourceACE offers complete prepress solutions from raw manuscript to printed books and files for online publishing. We are equipped to deliver a whole gamut of value-added services that include project management, editorial services, image management and digital archiving besides typesetting and data conversion services. Our fully XML-enabled workflow empowers us to deliver XML files, including SGML entry of scientific text comprising math and tables to the client as per their project requirement. We have created a separate and dedicated book production cell that caters to such unique requirements of the clients.
OutsourceACE is offering a full range of high-end publishing services for STM books & journals, HSS books & journals, Major reference works/encyclopedias, College textbooks, School books (El-Hi), Trade books and Custom books.
Brief description of OutsourceACE's Prepress & e-Publishing Services are submitted below:
- Typesetting from manuscripts or author supplied files
- Data capture and conversion
- Editing including technical and copy editing
- Design and graphics including scanning, file conversion, redrawing & re-labeling of artwork etc.
- Math type handling
- Electronic content delivery
OutsourceACE has large team of editors who are well versed with copyediting and technical editing. We prepare a style sheet for every project we handle and the client's editor before implementation approves the style sheet.
We have experience in handling a variety of contents in different domains viz., academic & scientific, commerce, marketing & management, finance & trade, social science, mathematics and medical.
Also we have experience in handling all technical editing viz., typesetting issues, table layouts, aligning equations, complex lists and floats such as figures and boxes.
OutsourceACE has experience in addressing end-to-end illustration and design solution for books, manuals, journals, dictionaries, encyclopedias etc. Our artwork service includes:
- Graphic reproduction
- High-end color scanning
- Image retouching and manipulation
- Re-labeling and redrawing
- Digital proofing
- Technical and medical drawing etc.
OutsourceACE provides a full spectrum of XML services to address the demands for digital formats and online publishing requirement for content repository and multi-device capabilities. Some of the salient features of XML services offered by OutsourceACE are:
- Customized XML, MS-Word or TeX/LaTeX based editing tools
- Customized style sheets according to customer's DTD
- Customized quality control tools and XML based templates
- Generation of XML files based on publisher's DTD
- Typesetting from XML files including auto pagination etc.
OutsourceACE has world class color A3 book scanner for scanning of books and has expertise in handling different formats such as ePub, OeB, Lit etc. Some of the eBook services offered by OutsourceACE are:
- Scanning and digitization of printed books for conversion into eBooks
- Conversion of content into appropriate eBook format as per the requirements of the customer
- Conversion of books from one format to another
Project Management Services
OutsourceACE provides complete project management services such as:
- Liaison with publishers, authors and editors
- Control of copy editing services
- Typesetting services
The publishing industry is increasingly driven by technology. OutsourceACE has a large Internal software development team focused on leveraging technology for innovation, automation & improvement in productivity and quality.
The tools developed by our team are very sophisticated and require minimum manual intervention across various aspect of work which enable the people to focus on their core work.
Systems and process play a key role to ensure predictability and facilitate continual improvement.
- OutsourceACE ensures all processes are totally automated to provide consistent quality.
- All tools are integrated into Workforce Management Software, which enables operators to work with single user friendly interface and improves overall efficiency.
- OutsourceACE ensures that each file goes through all defined processes before dispatch to the customer
- We are committed to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers by delivering quality products and services in the most cost-effective and timely manner.
- Quality systems and procedures have been carefully evolved over a period of time and adopted at every stage for ensuring consistency and high quality of service.
- With stringent Quality Assurance measures in place, we take extra care in preventing any errors at each stage.
- Periodic internal and external quality audits are conducted to improve quality processes.
- OutsourceACE's Quality Management System is robust and supported by online documentation that helps in catering to varying customer requirements.
- Strong commitment to quality
- Outstanding TAT and benefit of operating on world clock
- Over a decade of experience
- Quick process migration and scaling up of operations
- Security & confidentiality of data
- State-of-the-art infrastructure and robust and tested BC & DR plans
- Well qualified and trained staff
- Back office services for various industries with customized workflow
- Process innovation capabilities