CHICAGO, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, today announced that Foley & Lardner LLP, an international law firm with expertise in litigation, business and IP law and litigation, has signed on to use RelativityOne to conduct e-discovery in the cloud.
Foley & Lardner was the first customer to use Relativity's original on-premises e-discovery solution. By licensing RelativityOne, Foley & Lardner will further enhance its ability to provide clients with the latest Relativity innovations, along with the flexibility and scalability of the cloud.
"Relativity has helped us serve our clients for the past decade and now RelativityOne will be an important cornerstone in the future of our practice," said Mike Gay, chair of Foley & Lardner's Litigation Department. "With an end-to-end cloud platform, we can stay responsive to client needs. As more and more client data migrates to the cloud, RelativityOne will give our team better access to the data we need to more effectively represent our clients."
With RelativityOne, Foley & Lardner can deploy the unique Relativity hybrid model which allows them to work with data however they need it – in the cloud, on-premises or both – within a unified experience. RelativityOne can also be customized and extended to offer the solutions that will be best to approach given matter.
"Foley & Lardner was there at the beginning of the Relativity story and we're excited they have opened a new chapter by adopting RelativityOne," said Andrew Sieja, president and CEO of kCura. "With RelativityOne, Foley & Lardner will be able to take advantage of the ease and elasticity of the cloud to simplify and accelerate e-discovery on any of their cases."
kCura are the developers of Relativity, an e-discovery platform used by more than 12,000 organizations to manage large volumes of data and quickly identify key issues during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects. Relativity has over 150,000 active users in 40+ countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice, more than 70 Fortune 100 companies, and more than 195 of the Am Law 200. Corporations, law firms, and government agencies use Relativity on-premises, in the cloud, or as a hybrid platform—with hosted, on-demand solutions available through a global network of partners. As a platform, Relativity also allows developers to design, build, and integrate applications that extend its functionality. kCura has been named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune for six consecutive years and received the CityLIGHTS Lighthouse Award from the Illinois Technology Association in 2016.