The Myth of the Easy Button
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With Judges accepting application of Predictive Analytics, why haven’t we seen a massive conversion to technology based solutions?
Since the introduction of analytics to the eDiscovery space, there has been an assumption that once there was judicial acceptance there would be a massive migration to the faster, cheaper solutions leveraging the new technologies. Studies including the infamous TREC one have consistently shown that human review is far from flawless and consistent. And yet, there has not been a mass exodus from linear human review to automated or semi automated solutions. Why is this the case?
What the Heck is TAR?
The resistance to fully embracing analytic solutions comes from several places, but one of the largest sources is an overall lack of understanding as to what predictive analytics can and cannot do. And a false belief that to use Technology Assisted Review solutions (TAR) requires abdication of all control over…
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