Knowledge Library


Helping You Take a Deeper Dive into What Matters

From white papers on everything from collection to e-discovery and customer case studies that highlight real-world examples of impact and improvement, we’ve created a library of content that will help you be more effective.


Product: Quin-C, Summation, QBlaze, QView

QBlaze On-Demand Webinar

Meet AD QBlaze in this on-demand webinar. QBlaze provides a blazing-fast, flexible desktop review experience, delivered in a unique software-as-a-service (SaaS) model, fully managed by AccessData and built with the power of AWS. With QBlaze, attorney reviewers, e-discovery and lit support teams, as well as service providers will appreciate the speed and performance of a desktop app, while enabling rapid autoscaling of the DPE and database without an increased need for hardware, software maintenance and management, outsourced IT or data centers - for unmatched efficiency, consistent peak performance and deep cost savings.


Product: AD Enterprise

Expand your digital collection capabilities to every endpoint with AD Enterprise 7.3

Whether you’re investigating a data breach, employee misconduct, or potential IT policy violation, you need to covertly access multiple operating systems and encrypted endpoints, without alerting employees or disrupting business operations. Only AD Enterprise 7.3 supports the mass deployment of remote Mac agents to expand your forensic collection capabilities to endpoints running on a macOS operating system, up to macOS 10.15 (Catalina). Our integration with Jamf® remote agent deployment eliminates the need for manual intervention, allowing the user to covertly preview and search live data at the Mac endpoint, before initiating a targeted collection.


Product: Quin-C, QBlaze, QView

QBlaze for blazing-fast legal review with the power of SaaS

In the heat of legal review, you want to gain speed and capacity without burning through resources. AD QBlaze from AccessData provides a blazing-fast, flexible desktop review experience delivered in a unique SaaS (software-as-a-service) model, fully managed by AccessData and built with the power of Amazon. With QBlaze, you get the performance of a desktop app and a rapidly autoscaling database and engine with Elastic Cloud Processing—with little to no IT management required or burden to infrastructure—for unmatched efficiency, consistent peak performance and deep cost savings.


Product: Quin-C, Summation, QBlaze, QView

QBlaze 3 Minute Overview

Save time and costs while enabling a high-quality desktop experience with the power and reliability of the AWS Cloud for crucial legal review tasks. AD QBlaze delivers intuitive prebuilt or custom review workflows with processing on a lightweight cloud platform that's managed and optimized by AccessData to leverage the scalability of a SaaS model.


Product: AccessData Portfolio

AD Academic Program

The AccessData® Academic Program provides colleges and universities the necessary tools to offer state-of-the-art digital forensics training.

Product: Summation

Markowitz Herbold Case Study

Markowitz Herbold uses Summation® to tackle 7 terabytes of data and save its clients millions in processing and review costs.

Product: MPE+

Northwest Ohio Technology Crimes Unit (NOTCU)

MPE+, No Longer the Validation Tool!

Product: AD Lab

AD Lab Delivers Speed and Flexibility to Support Digital Forensics Collections by 4MAT Data Solutions

4MAT Data Solutions is a UK-based provider of digital forensics and investigations services. One of the firm’s core offerings is conducting digital “search and seizure” operations, ensuring that electronic evidence is captured and the integrity of the chain of custody is maintained.

Product: AD Lab, Forensic Toolkit (FTK), Summation

Grant Thornton, global accounting, tax and advisory company, puts its trust in AccessData for computer forensics and e-discovery solutions.

Grant Thornton selected Summation for its integration with FTK, improving internal workflows and service quality through its rapid remote collection.

Product: AD Lab

Case Study: How a federal agency can reduce backlog from 9 months to 2 weeks and save $500,000

A federal agency reduced its forensics review turnaround time from months to days, while also providing a substantial increase in savings through the use of AD Lab and its ability to simultaneously process more types of data and large-scale data sets. Forensic investigators experienced greater efficiency when controlling the data case agents require for an effective review. Summation® Pro afforded forensic investigators the ability to set privacy rights to ensure employees who review evidence only see data relevant to their case.

Product: Professional Services

The Future of Data Is Here, and There’s No Going Back

Digital forensics investigators and analysts in the public sector, like the private sector, are scrambling to stay ahead of sprawling data that increases the need for new solutions to collect, cull, analyze, categorize, and contextualize data.

Product: AD Enterprise

For Internal Investigations, Technology Is Playing Catch-Up With Technology

In an interview with Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, AccessData Senior Sales Engineer Scott Lefton discusses the changing landscape of internal investigations and the need for companies to be more aware of the biggest threat to their data today –their own employees.

Product: AD eDiscovery

Increasing Regulatory Burden on UK Pharmaceutical Companies Fuels Need for Technology Solutions to E-Discovery

Pharmaceutical companies in the UK are facing rising litigation risks and growing regulatory pressures on multiple fronts. This pressure raises the stakes on how corporate executive teams manage electronic data that resides on email servers and other data repositories. Download this white paper to find out how AccessData can help pharma companies mitigate risk, ensure compliance and improve response efficiency to increasing e-discovery demands.

Product: AD eDiscovery

Compliance Officers at UK Financial Institutions Leverage Technology for Faster Response

The business practices of companies in the UK financial industry are under increasing scrutiny. European and American regulators have handed down large fines to more than 10 banks and brokerages for their roles in rigging the prices of financial benchmarks such as LIBOR and Euribor. Banks in the UK have also been hit with significant financial penalties for misleading customers into using their systems to trade currencies and for trying to manipulate the spot foreign exchange (forex) trading market.

Product: AD Lab

AD Lab - Divide, Collaborate and Conquer!

Computer forensics labs across the United States and around the world are struggling to keep up with their ever-growing caseloads. The overwhelming increase in cases affects law enforcement, government agencies and large corporations alike. However, the issue is most often discussed within the context of criminal investigations, for obvious reasons.

Product: Quin-C

Legal Investigations and E-Discovery

Ever-changing technologies, new regulations, cyber threats and more create ongoing challenges for legal professionals simply trying to better serve their clients. Our solutions can help ensure investigations are managed in a secure, defensible manner, while reducing overall e-discovery costs.

Product: Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

Law Enforcement Forensic Investigations

The increase in mobile data creates challenges for law enforcement when handling forensic investigations. AccessData solutions enable mobile data analysis alongside computer data, helping law enforcement complete investigations faster.

AccessData Interview at CLOC 2018 - Melissa Singleton & Lucas Florquist

Brett Burney interviews Mellissa (Mel) Singleton and Lucas (Luke) Florquist from AccessData at the CLOC 2018 Institute where they discuss how the AccessData suite of products covers the entire spectrum of eDiscovery needs at a law firm or corporation.

Product: Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

Forensic Toolkit® (FTK®): Digital Investigations

The public sector standard for efficiency, accuracy and collaboration, and is trusted by government agencies and corporations around the globe. Learn how FTK can help you quickly analyze data and find relevant evidence to greatly improve the results of your digital investigations.

Product: Forensic Toolkit (FTK), MPE+, Summation

Forensic Data Integrity with Summation, FTK and MPE+

San Diego based firm Solomon Ward needed to collect, process, cull & analyze without exporting & reimporting data at each step in their workflow. Because AccessData tools all utilize the same database, they chose Summation, FTK, and MPE+ to maintain forensic data integrity, while accelerating the delivery of data to attorneys and saving clients hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Product: Professional Services

AccessData Forensics Services

AccessData’s computer forensics experts are available to assist with your most complex and sensitive investigative or litigation matters involving electronic evidence or data preservation. Our investigators have more than 30 years of experience investigating administrative cases, civil cases, local and federal crimes. We offer personalized services to our clients during every phase of the investigation to ensure that they receive the artifacts and evidence needed for their cases.

Product: AccessData Portfolio, AD eDiscovery

Gartner’s Market Guide for E-Discovery Solutions

Download the 2019 Gartner Report, which analyzes the e-discovery market, where it’s headed, recommendations and key vendors.

Product: Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

New FTK Services & Training Packages

If you are an existing or new FTK user and want to maximize your investment, get the most out of the latest features, ensure you are getting top performance or want confidence your work will be protected in the event of an IT crisis, AccessData® will help! New FTK Enablement Packages offer a range of services and training options in order to make a custom package to meet your needs.

Product: AD Lab, Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

FTK & AD Lab 7.1

Complete deep-dive forensic investigations faster with image and facial recognition

Product: AD Enterprise

AD Enterprise 7.1

Automate cyber workflows for rapid root-cause investigations

Product: AccessData Portfolio

The Way Forward for Digital Forensics: Machine Learning in Today’s Complex Investigations Environment

These are challenging times for organizations and professionals engaged in forensic analysis and e-discovery. Investigations are multiplying and diversifying—there are more of them, and new types of cases arise all the time. As volumes and complexity increase, meeting deadlines and reaching beneficial outcomes become more difficult. Tackling today’s challenging investigations requires smarter solutions that can accommodate the changing nature of investigations and empower diversifying teams. This ebook explores the changing landscape of digital forensics and how machine learning can help.

Product: AccessData Portfolio

What You Should Know About the GDPR

The May 25, 2018 deadline for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is quickly approaching. Are you ready for it? This AccessData sponsored eBook by Osterman Research provides a background and history of the GDPR, what is considered personal data, what your obligations are and how technology can help you in your ongoing compliance journey.

Product: Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

Digital Forensics Analysis

The data available to modern investigators may be a threat to criminals; surveillance, communications and transactions create a backlog that could take years to go through. This book explores the processes, standards and tools necessary for today’s investigators to accelerate their search and discover more impactful intel.

Product: AD eDiscovery, AD Enterprise, Forensic Toolkit (FTK)

CIO & CISO Guide

Digital Discovery Technology Planning

Product: AccessData Portfolio

AccessData Overview Infographic

From the single investigator to the largest labs in the world, AccessData has the right forensics solutions for you.

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