37 Points of Light? 2021 Gartner Market Guide for E-Discovery Solutions

Published on April 7, 2021, by the research and analyst firm Gartner, the new Market Guide for E-Discovery Solutions report (G00731953) shares information and insight on the eDiscovery market and a limited number of representative software vendor and service providers. This information and insight may be useful for infrastructure and operations professionals as they consider eDiscovery solutions for their specific data discovery and legal discovery needs.

Corporation Z? Zapproved Releases of ZDiscovery Platform

According to the announcement, Monica Enand, Zapproved Founder and CEO, shared, “The future of ediscovery requires the ability to defensibly manage a company’s critical and foundational legal hold work, plus handle skyrocketing data volumes from a variety of places, increased security needs, and even wholly unexpected events like the quick shift to remote workforces in 2020. ZDiscovery has been built to help our customers solve these challenges today, and stay ahead of them in the future.”

Head in the Clouds? CloudNine Releases Review Updates

According to Tony Caputo, CEO of CloudNine, “CloudNine is 100% dedicated to providing the best eDiscovery offerings on the market. We are very proud to be acknowledged as a ‘most trusted eDiscovery vendor’ in the IDC Survey. Combining our internal resources with the substantial capabilities of our service partners, CloudNine strives to set the highest standard in eDiscovery technology products and services. The enhancements in the latest Review release make it an indispensable and practical option for legal and eDiscovery professionals, where time and cost have a critical impact on their bottom line.”

Threading the Needle? Epiq Launches Unified Digital Client Experience

According to the announcement, Epiq Access is available globally and provides a unified digital interface and single sign on experience to gain access to Epiq and third-party legal applications, legal business intelligence dashboards and reports, project status, support requests and tracking, and Epiq’s easy-to-use SaaS eDiscovery solution, Epiq Discovery.

All Systems Go? FTI Consulting Launches Data Governance Solution

According to Jake Frazier, a Senior Managing Director and Head of the Information Governance, Privacy & Security practice within the Technology segment at FTI Consulting, “We view information as an asset, but also understand that for our clients to realize value from complicated data environments, they need to first address the many rules and regulations that implicate how sensitive information is protected, managed, shared and utilized. Our data governance team brings decades of collective, cross-functional experience in managing legal and regulatory challenges and developing transformative programs that reduce risk and unlock data value.”

A Revealing Partnership? United Lex Selects Reveal for AI-Powered eDiscovery

According to Dave Deppe, president of UnitedLex, “To fill the void in preexisting legal technology, UnitedLex has developed a significant library of custom-tailored AI solutions for our clients based on their industry, types of litigation, investigations and regulatory demands. Combining our 13 years of development in Questio and Vantage with a powerful suite of technology assembled by Reveal, we will accelerate the expansion of the digital solutions we deliver to our clients.” 

Grid and Bear It? Everlaw Achieves Number One eDiscovery Ranking in G2 Grid Report

According to Michael Fauscette, chief research officer at G2, “Rankings on G2 reports are based on data provided to us by real users. We are excited to share the achievements of the products ranked on our site because they represent the voice of the user and offer terrific insights to potential buyers around the world.”

That’s the Slack, Jack: Hanzo Hold Extends eDiscovery for Slack Plus

According to Brad Harris, VP of Product at Hanzo, “Extending support for Slack Plus with Hanzo Hold, using Slack’s native export capabilities rather than API access afforded with an Enterprise Grid license, allows for a much broader set of organizations to benefit from the power of Hanzo Hold for Slack discovery. As applications like Slack become more mainstream, organizations must develop more efficient mechanisms for preserving and reviewing collaboration content.  Since our inception, Hanzo has been at the forefront of managing complex, dynamic data and helping enterprises reduce the cost and risk associated with these emerging data sources.”

Consider it a Privilege? H5 Announces New Privilege Log Design Module

According to Jason Richard, H5 Vice President of Products, “H5 Matter Analytics targets the most challenging parts of the privilege workflow, starting with advanced solutions for privilege content identification, continuing through to the creation, QC, and finalization of the privilege log. We’re very excited to leverage nearly 20 years of technology experience in this new release to help customers address the costs and risks associated with privilege review.”    

Veni, Vidi, Vici? Venio Announces Venio Review

According to Ankur Agarwal, Venio’s VP of Products, “In developing Venio Review, we targeted four areas that need improvement based on discussions with users unsatisfied with current review platforms. Those areas were time wasted, high costs, increased litigation risks, and quality issues. By creating a platform that streamlines the review process, offers an easy-to-use, customizable interface, and includes features that make the review process more comprehensive and accurate, Venio has addressed these issues.”

XDD Acquires eDiscovery Business of Zeledon-Castillo

According to Jorge Zeledon-Castillo, CEO at Zeledon-Castillo, “Joining forces with XDD...

SPAC Attack? Cellebrite Moves Toward Becoming a Public Company

According to Adam Clammer, Chief Executive Officer of TWC Tech Holdings,...

Cobra Legal Solutions Receives Investment from Blue Sage Capital

According to Eric Weiner, Partner at Blue Sage, “We are excited...

eDiscovery Mergers, Acquisitions, and Investments in Q1 2021

From Relativity and Reveal to Compliance (System One) and Veristar, the...

A New Era in eDiscovery? Framing Market Growth Through the Lens of Six Eras

There are many excellent resources for considering chronological and historiographical approaches...

An eDiscovery Market Size Mashup: 2020-2025 Worldwide Software and Services Overview

While the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) for worldwide eDiscovery software...

Resetting the Baseline? eDiscovery Market Size Adjustments for 2020

An unanticipated pandemeconomic-driven retraction in eDiscovery spending during 2020 has resulted...

Home or Away? New eDiscovery Collection Market Sizing and Pricing Considerations

One of the key home (onsite) or away (remote) decisions that...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for March 2021

From data breach economics and vulnerabilities to private-equity investments and vendor...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for February 2021

From litigation trends and legal tech investing to facial recognition and...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for January 2021

From eDiscovery business confidence and operational metrics to merger and acquisition...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for December 2020

May the peace and joy of the holiday season be with...

XDD Acquires eDiscovery Business of Zeledon-Castillo

According to Jorge Zeledon-Castillo, CEO at Zeledon-Castillo, “Joining forces with XDD...

Cobra Legal Solutions Receives Investment from Blue Sage Capital

According to Eric Weiner, Partner at Blue Sage, “We are excited...

Corporation Z? Zapproved Releases of ZDiscovery Platform

According to the announcement, Monica Enand, Zapproved Founder and CEO, shared,...

Head in the Clouds? CloudNine Releases Review Updates

According to Tony Caputo, CEO of CloudNine, “CloudNine is 100% dedicated...

A Splash of Optimism? Spring 2021 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey Results

This is the twenty-second quarterly eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey conducted by...

Cold Weather Catch? Predictive Coding Technologies and Protocols Survey – Spring 2021 Results

The Predictive Coding Technologies and Protocols Survey is a non-scientific semi-annual...

Out of the Woods? Eighteen Observations on eDiscovery Business Confidence in the Winter of 2021

In the winter of 2021, 85.0% of eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey...

Issues Impacting eDiscovery Business Performance: A Winter 2021 Overview

In the winter of 2021, 43.3% of respondents viewed budgetary constraints...