Advanced Discovery, an eDiscovery company, Releases Search Tool Technology, Streamlining Processes by Generating Automatic Searches from the Matter’s Keywords and Phrases

Mountain View, California (EastBayDaily) — Advanced Discovery announced two new technology releases today: Search Magnifier, which is included in version 2.1 of Advanced Visibility, and its online Budget Builder.

The functionality of Advanced Discovery’s Search Magnifier is unique to the eDiscovery industry. It streamlines the search process by automatically generating and executing multiple searches from the keywords or phrases input by the user. To generate the search queries, Search Magnifier applies multiple Boolean and proximity operators to the input terms. For instance, an input of status (contract negotiation) generates up to six searches with those terms as the basis. Search Magnifier delivers results statistics in an interactive table to support the decision making process.

With Search Magnifier, what was formerly a nine-step process is now a single step.

Instantly view results statistics:     Word hit count     Document hit count     Unique documents count

Additional enhancements to the 2.1 version of Advanced Visibility, the company’s eDiscovery management tool, include compatibility with all web browsers, an iPad version and caseload reporting with an updated graphical dashboard.

Along with its Advanced Visibility upgrades, the company is releasing an online Budget Builder. With this tool, clients can obtain an accurate estimate of the cost of upcoming projects. This information will help law firms and their corporate clients gain an early understanding of project costs to support budgeting and strategic decisions.

With Budget Builder, build or modify a budget at any point in your process.     Pre-engagement – view various scenarios to make informed budgeting decisions.     At project inception – create your budget in Budget Builder, and Advanced Visibility compares your plan to the actuals up-to-the-minute and provides accurate forecasting.     Mid-project – use the metrics and forecasts provided by Advanced Visibility to view new scenarios and adjust your budget as needed.

“We are always looking for techniques to help our clients streamline their discovery process,” said Brian Kawasaki, president of Advanced Discovery. “When we demonstrated the BETA version to some of our power user clients, they were impressed by its simplicity and usefulness. Our clients were looking for a better way to analyze and investigate their search criteria, and we have accomplished that.”

Advanced Discovery will be demonstrating these new offerings at the upcoming LegalTech show in New York, February 4 – 6, 2014. To schedule a demonstration, call Carolyn Young at 312.623.4111 or email her at carolyn(dot)young(at)advanceddiscovery(dot)com.


ABOUT ADVANCED DISCOVERY: Advanced Discovery is a leading provider of eDiscovery services and software for law firms and corporations worldwide. Our services include computer forensics, early case assessment, predictive coding consulting, review hosting, document review and paper discovery. Our specialized technology solutions provide real-time information to help legal teams quickly and defensibly reduce vast volumes of electronic data to expedite eDiscovery and reduce costs. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, Advanced Discovery maintains 11 facilities across the continental U.S. More information is available at

For more information contact: Website: Company: Advanced Discovery Contact Name: Glenda Hoffman Contact Email: marketing(at)advanceddiscovery(dot)com Contact Phone: 866-342-3282


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