skip to main content
Close Icon We use cookies to improve your website experience.  To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy.  By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies.
Global Search Configuration


E-discovery should be a priority for enterprises. The number of litigation cases is on the rise and industry- and country-specific regulations are being introduced on a regular basis.


  • Information should be controlled and managed before e-discovery tools are implemented.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the key capabilities of e-discovery tools.
  • Identifies the benefits of implementing e-discovery.

Key questions answered

  • How does the EDRM mirror vendor e-discovery products?
  • What deployment options are available for e-discovery?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Ovum view
  • Key messages


  • Recommendations for enterprises
  • Recommendations for vendors

Defining and exploring e-discovery

  • Definition and characteristics
  • Key capabilities
  • Business value and applications

Market landscape and participants

  • Market origin and dynamics
  • Key trends in the e-discovery market
  • Future market development
  • Vendor landscape

Vendor SWOT assessments in e-discovery

  • SWOT assessment: AccessData, AD eDiscovery 6.3, Summation 6.3, and Mobile Phone Examiner Plus
  • SWOT assessment: Exterro Orchestrated E-Discovery Suite 5.3
  • Opportunities
  • SWOT assessment: IBM's E-Discovery Portfolio
  • SWOT assessment: Nuix eDiscovery Suite
  • SWOT assessment: OpenText Axcelerate 5.13
  • SWOT assessment: OpenText EnCase 6.01
  • SWOT assessment: Relativity, RelativityOne, Relativity 9.5
  • SWOT assessment: Veritas eDiscovery platform 9.0


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

Recommended Articles

  • Consumer & Entertainment Services

    US pay TV: Is it facing an existential threat?

    By Adam Thomas 28 Mar 2018

    With US pay TV having endured the worst year in its history, thoughts have inevitably turned to the future. The likelihood remains that the immediate future will remain highly uncomfortable for everyone except the scaled multinational digital platforms.

  • Enterprise Decision Maker, Enterprise IT Strategy and Select...

    2017 Trends to Watch: Big Data

    By Tony Baer 21 Nov 2016

    The breakout use case for big data will be fast data. The Internet of Things (IoT) is increasing the urgency for enterprises to embrace real-time streaming analytics, as use cases from mobile devices and sensors become compelling to a wide range of industry sectors.

    Topics Big data and analytics IoT

  • Enterprise Services

    5G: Another technology in search of enterprise use cases

    By Evan Kirchheimer 26 Apr 2018

    Service provider interest in justifying 5G investment through its potential to open new revenue streams from the enterprise segment is growing ever greater.


Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team - +44 (0) 207 017 7700

Asia-Pacific team - +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team - +1 646 957 8878

Email us at

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - Call us at +44 788 597 5160 or email us at

Contact marketing -

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now