PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - November 24, 2015) - Exterro® Inc., the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at Global 2000 organizations, today launched a new e-discovery resource called the 'Basics of E-Discovery' guide. This resource will be available online in both a website view and downloadable PDF format. This guide will serve as an easy to read, approachable, and informative resource for anyone interested in mastering e-discovery fundamentals.

"Over the past couple of years we've seen a strong trend of companies bringing more of the E-Discovery process in house," said Bill Piwonka, CMO of Exterro. "This naturally has increased the number of people looking to become familiar with the basic concepts, tasks and activities associated with the various stages of the process. We created this guide to help those people get started; it's intentionally designed to be easy to understand and augment some of the more technically advanced resources available."

Topics covered in the 'Basics of E-Discovery' guide include the following: E-Discovery Process, Information Governance, Data Preservation, Legal Hold, Early Case Assessment, Data Collection, Review, Analysis & Production, Predictive Coding, and E-Discovery Software.

About Exterro

Exterro®, Inc. is the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at global 2000 organizations. Founded with the simple vision that applying the concepts of process optimization and data science to the way companies respond to litigation would drive more successful outcomes at a lower cost, Exterro is once again positioned as a leader in Gartner's 2015 Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software. Built on an open architecture platform, Exterro's e-discovery and information governance software integrates with existing IT, HR and legal systems to deliver complete visibility into all critical data required for managing information assets more efficiently.