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Exterro Strengthens Leadership Team with Two New Executive Appointments

Created on June 24, 2022


E-Discovery Market Analyst at Exterro

Debora Jones Named as Chief Operating Officer and Dr. Kavitha Thangasami Promoted to Role of Chief R&D Officer  Exterro Inc. today announced the appointment of two new executives to its leadership team: Debora Jones as Chief Operating Officer and Dr. Kavitha Thangasami as Chief R&D Officer. The two appointments come at a time of rapid growth and momentum for Exterro, as the company has driven record revenue and customer growth over the past fiscal year. As COO, Jones will be a key member of the management team responsible for overseeing the company’s client... Read More

Exterro Hosts British Law Enforcement Teams at US Embassy in London

Created on June 24, 2022


E-Discovery Market Analyst at Exterro

Two short weeks ago, Exterro hosted an event for British law enforcement representatives at the US Embassy in London with its partner, Microsoft. The event featured speakers from Exterro's digital forensics team, Microsoft's technology team, and the West Midlands Police. The topic at hand: the West Midlands Police's deployment of its cloud-based digital forensics platform based on the FTK® Central platform housed on Microsoft Azure. This pioneering project has paved the way for a national digital forensics service in Great Britain, enabling cases to be worked on remotely, officers to collaborate and cases to... Read More

Data Privacy Alert: European Council and European Parliament Agree to New Cybersecurity Standard

Created on June 24, 2022


E-Discovery Market Analyst at Exterro

Drafted in 2021, the revised Directive on security of network and information systems (also known as NIS2) has been agreed to in principle by the European Council and the European Parliament. In a press release on May 13, 2022, the Council states that these new measures will promote a higher level of cybersecurity across the EU and will “further improve the resilience and incident response capacities of both the public and private sector and the EU as a whole.” Overview NIS2 replaces the existing directive, adopted in 2016, which was the... Read More

Exterro's Meme Series: Privacy Professionals Edition

Created on June 24, 2022


E-Discovery Market Analyst at Exterro

And with employee DSARs on the way in the U.S., it makes a big difference! After all, CPRA is going to take effect on January 1, 2023, which leaves you only five months to get ready. Fortunately, you can still catch up with the privacy regulatory requirements for CPRA--and we can help. Check out our resource, 60 Days to CPRA Compliance for a quick start. Read More

Case Law Alert: Cell Phone Forensic Imaging is a High Burden to Prove in Litigation Discovery

Created on June 17, 2022


Vice President, E-Discovery

To require a producing party to take a forensic image of a data source can be a high burden for a requesting party. When considering how to preserve and collect data, logical collections will be deemed reasonable in the vast majority of scenarios, and a forensic image may only be required in a limited number of situations, as demonstrated in Aminov v. Berkshire Hathaway Guard Insurance.  Why This Case Is Important To require a producing party to take a forensic image of a data source can be a high burden for... Read More

Exterro Meme Series: It's a Miracle Edition

Created on June 17, 2022


E-Discovery Market Analyst at Exterro

While it's always nice to have a miracle, it's probably not the best way to manage legal holds--or e-discovery in general. It's better to be prepared, have technology in place, and implement best practices. Those are all things you can do with help from Exterro. If you're new to e-discovery and don't know where or how to start, a great place is with Exterro's 2nd Edition of the Basics of E-Discovery. Check it out for a great primer on all the key topics! Read More

Exterro Offers Learning and Networking Opportunities to Users Across the Country

Created on June 14, 2022


E-Discovery Market Analyst at Exterro

Regional User Groups Give Clients and Partners in Seven Cities Chances to Enhance Expertise and Connect with Peers In-Person Exterro, Inc. just announced a series of seven in-person events for its software users across the country. Starting in late June, these regional user groups will be hosted by Exterro clients and partners in Frisco, TX; New York, NY; Atlanta, GA; Indianapolis, IN; Washington, DC; Palo Alto, CA; and Chicago, IL. These one-day events will feature Exterro experts leading discussions of best practices, updates on the latest software advancements, in-person training, and... Read More