Aries’ Systems Tony Alves on Internet Security Concerns

2016-12-21_10-01-27Director of Product Management Tony Alves was featured in the December/January issue of ISMTE’s EON.

His article, Internet Security Concerns in Scholarly Publishing, presents an overview of online security issues facing publishers and Editorial Offices, and explains some of the ways in which Aries handles such concerns. Read the full article to learn more.

Quick tip: launching a new journal in EM

Did you know it only takes a few minutes to activate a new journal with Editorial Manager? In fact, most new journals can simply be “cloned” from existing template journals. Settings such as workflow, article types, reviewer forms, and submission questions will be automatically copied to the new journal and can be reconfigured quickly and easily by journal office staff.

Watch the short new video “Launching a New Journal” to see the process explained further.

Recognition for Review: Who’s Doing What?

The following is a collaborative post featuring representatives from some of the planning organizations involved with Peer Review Week 2016. It is being posted across participant blogs, as well as at

To help celebrate Peer Review Week 2016, we asked the 20+ organizations on the steering group to tell us how they #recognize review and what more they hope to do in future. Their responses show a clear understanding of the importance of peer review and a firm commitment to supporting more recognition for review in future.