Hashing Out the Idea of a Standard Hash Algorithm for Vendors: eDiscovery Best Practices
By Doug Austin
In a blog post earlier this month, Craig Ball discussed the question (which was posed at the recent ILTACON conference by Beth Patterson, Chief Legal & Technology Services Officer for Allens) of why eDiscovery service providers can’t (or don’t) standardize hash values so as to support identification and deduplication across products and collections. Good question. Let’s take a look.
In his post from his excellent Ball in Your Court blog (Cross-Matter & -Vendor Message ID…