SDL Multilingual Services GmbH & Co. KG

Global Information Management solution from SDL helps perfect new European healthcare standard at GlaxoSmithKline

Project proves viability of Product Information Management standard

SDL’s Global Information Management System (GIM) has enabled the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to work together to help perfect the new European healthcare standard,Product Information Management, and create a streamlined, efficient process for the approval of new drugs and product

Featured solution:
Translation Management

Need to submit product information in 23 languages within a five day window and using new XML standard
Need to capture local Health Authorities (HA) comments
Need to improve translation quality and increase efficiencies
Need to reduce the translation workload

Pilot project proved the viability of the new Product Information Management standard
Enable submission of product information in 23 languages within 5 day window
"PIM Translation Commenting Module" provides closed loop on approved translations
Central translation management solution maximises reuse of previously translated content
Workflow used to streamline processes
Compliance with the European medicines Agency (EMEA) XML based PIM standard