San Francisco, CA – iCONECT, a privately held 20-year industry leader in legal technology and makers of the award winning iCONECT-XERA document review platform, today announced the integration of patented Sentio artificial intelligence technology into iCONECT’s eDiscovery platform, to power its Continuous Active Learning (CAL). This integration is the first in a series of anticipated product developments since the recent announcement of Newfield Capital Partners as a strategic capital partner.
“We see AI everywhere from Spotify to Amazon to iTunes.” said CEO Ian Campbell. “By incorporating Sentio technology into the iCONECT platform, we’re creating a paradigm shift in how eDiscovery will be performed going forward.”
iCONECT’s award winning, proprietary, cloud technology has empowered Fortune Global 500 corporations across any industry to create secure central repositories, enabling worldwide access to organize and analyze billions of confidential documents through a visually rich and intuitive, web-based interface, since 1999. With this new AI initiative, clients can streamline workflow, resulting in cost and time savings, as iCONECT creates new ways for users to interact with their data, making searching, culling and manual review oversight seamless to users.
“Our expertise is in applying our quantitative and machine learning skills to new ideas, designing and developing new software solutions, as well as identifying new ways to take these solutions to market,” said Dr. Leo Zamansky, partner at Sentio Software. “The market is looking for innovative ways to tackle historical challenges in the eDiscovery space and the integration of AI is a major step in the right direction.”
The integration of Sentio technology with the iCONECT platform has been in development for months and is scheduled for staged release in 2019 and 2020.
“We’ve been believers in the use of AI to optimize workflows for some time,” says Gillian Glass, Director of Legal Services at Farella Braun + Martel LLP. “Working with iCONECT for over 15 years, they continue to look over the horizon for ways to enhance our reviewer speed and efficiency.”
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iCONECT software has been selected for use in some of the world’s largest high-profile projects, such as the ENRON investigation, BP-Oil spill, NASA-Columbia Return to Flight, FDIC-900+ Banking Investigations and most recently the creation of a public access archive for the 30,000 JFK document and audio files released by the FBI. iCONECT was recently named one of the ‘30 Fastest Growing Tech Companies 2019’ by Silicon Review.
Based on foundational patented algorithms, Sentio Software is a technology firm located in Washington, D.C. Since 2015, the company started by applying new ideas in machine learning to legal and government markets. The company’s expertise in applying machine learning and natural language processing resulted in the development of a set of unique eDiscovery approaches to accurately identify the most relevant documents with unprecedented speed using Continuous Active Learning Predictive Analytics, providing users the ability to prioritize and zero-in on the most relevant information faster than any other tool on the market.
Cathy Monaghan, COO