Gartner Research

Market Guide for E-Discovery Solutions

Published: 24 October 2017

ID: G00313617

Analyst(s): Julian Tirsu , Garth Landers , Shane Harris


E-discovery solutions facilitate digital discovery and provide oversight during legal matters. Sanctions and regulatory action can lead to exorbitant fees without the technology and a well-defined process to support such cases. I&O leaders can use this guide to help choose an appropriate solution.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Technology
  • Services

Market Direction

  • Three Types of Solution Providers
  • Pricing
  • Market Adoption and Growth

Market Analysis

  • SaaS Solutions Are Gaining Momentum
  • E-Discovery Specialization Is Back in Vogue
  • Searching Across Multiple and Hybrid Data Repositories Becomes More Onerous and Leads to Overinvestment
  • Merger and Acquisition Is the Second Nature of the E-Discovery Service Market
  • The Maturing Usage of Machine Learning in E-Discovery

Representative Vendors

  • Representative E-Discovery Solution Providers

Market Recommendations

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