ediscovery & Forensics

DocsCorp is now providing a way to ensure that all image-based documents within SharePoint libraries are retrievable and searchable via its contentCrawler framework.

Access Data, a leading provider of digital forensics, cyber security and e-discovery software, today announced the appointment of Terry Steer as its Regional Manager for Australia and New Zealand. 

Nuix has launched a new ediscovery and forensics platform that performs unlimited concurrent collections across large numbers of devices and platforms, including SharePoint, hard drives and enterprise file shares

Australian software development company Hartsco has launched a new ediscovery platform for commercial litigation, called Ukase, aimed at small to medium enterprises.

AccessData has offered improved ability to handle cloud processing in the latest release of its ediscovery products Summation 4.1 and AD eDiscovery 4.0.

Guidance Software has launched its Tableau TD3 Forensic Imager, a modular, touch screen-driven forensic duplicator.


Does predictive coding mean the end of the lawyer’s role in ediscovery?  Freehills’ Andrew Caspersonn wonders whether it really means we can make do with smart machines.

A massive growth in data volumes that must be navigated in ediscovery has led to the rise of a technique known as predictive coding. Maureen Duffy of law firm Freehills tracks examines why 2012 has been been such a pivotal year for the new technology. 

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research,  the global e-discovery market was worth $US3.6 billion in 2010 and is expected to reach $US9.9 billion in 2017. In the overall global market, the US is expected to maintain its lead position in terms of revenue with 73% of global e-discovery market share in 2017.

Fujitsu has been appointed by Freehills to provide Hosted Services in its Australian data centres for the firm's e-discovery applications.