eDiscovery and Investigations

OpenText Axcelerate

Drive efficiency across eDiscovery projects

Legal workloads have increased by 51% while budgets have shrunk by 23% in the past two years[1]


See how to enhance efficiency with machine learning, analytics and automation

OpenText™ Axcelerate™ is a fully integrated end-to-end eDiscovery solution that delivers best-in-class investigative capabilities to help legal teams get to the facts sooner and inform case strategy. With advanced analytics, technology-assisted review, rich visualizations and automation, Axcelerate reduces costs and eliminates the need for multiple vendors and point solutions.

Why choose OpenText Axcelerate?

  • Integrated eDiscovery solution

    Collect, process, analyze, review and produce electronically stored information (ESI) across the EDRM in a single platform.

  • Proprietary analytics and predictive filters

    Surface insights for faster review and analysis using advanced text analytics, including automated sentiment and entity identification, predictive search and predictive filters.

  • Flexible deployment options

    Deploy on-premises, in a private cloud, OnDemand, as a managed service or portable appliance for data that needs to stay onsite, or in a hybrid environment.

How Axcelerate can benefit business

Discover the advantages of using Axcelerate.

  • Speed projects and lower costs

    Prioritize the most likely relevant documents for review via continuous machine learning and reduce volumes needing eyes-on review to improve efficiency and accuracy.

  • Enhance collection efficiency

    Crawl and collect data wherever it resides, from ECM systems to email, cloud repositories and more.

  • Protect and secure personal data

    Protect personal data with automated detection and redaction based on a pre-configured library of common patterns, custom RegEx and automated QC.

  • Improve chat data review

    Review all chat types alongside all other data, while maintaining the context, including all activities and events associated with messages and reactions.

  • Conduct early case analysis (ECA) and investigations

    Gain rapid insight for faster case strategy with front-ended analytics for true ECA at the earliest stage of a matter.

  • Optimize with expert services

    Leverage expert services to expedite projects and optimize results from data collection and forensics to managed review, investigations and eDiscovery advisory services.


  • Data collection and processing

    Fuels efficiency via 45+ data source connectors as well as automated deduplication and de-NISTing. Balances over-collection and under-collection for optimal efficiency with refined search criteria.

  • Pre-review analytics

    Reduces data volumes warranting eyes-on review dramatically with extensive smart filters, automated concept grouping, phrase analytics, front-loaded text analytics and predictive filters that create highly refined review sets.

  • Technology-assisted review

    Surfaces documents with similar content for prioritized review to accelerate projects, dramatically reducing costs and concern over missing documents for productions, investigations, ECA, witness and issue preparation or privilege QC.

  • Visualizer and hypergraph communications map

    Uncovers hidden data and communication patterns, quickly surfacing key evidence and additional custodians and witnesses, while seeing associations between data to ensure nothing is overlooked.

  • Text analytics from OpenText Magellan

    Empowers rapid insights with automated identification of people, places and organizations, document summaries for context, sentiment analysis for attitude and emotion, and fact vs. opinion analysis to test assertions.

  • Accurate productions, case management integration

    Allows users to easily and reliably produce document sets with a production wizard; templates; and automated QC of contents and redactions. Ensure that the key data uncovered during review is reliably included in case management processes.

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Axcelerate resources

Axcelerate Investigation product overview

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Axcelerate Portable Solution

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Seamless eDiscovery

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Axcelerate chat functionality

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How to tag documents in Axcelerate

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Axcelerate analysis navigation

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Axcelerate document viewer

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Axcelerate: Driving down the cost of eDiscovery

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How Axcelerate delivers efficiency

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Axcelerate Investigation

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Lower cost and reduce risk with OpenText High-Efficiency Managed Review

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What’s new in Axcelerate

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Accelerating Data Insights

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How to handle chat data in eDiscovery and investigations

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eDiscovery without the headaches

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Axcelerate delivers enhanced BI to keep eDiscovery projects on time

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Predictive coding solution overview

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Brett Burney reviews Axcelerate Investigation

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Axcelerate OnDemand Subscription

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Optimizing data subject rights request (DSAR) with Axcelerate

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Axcelerate Private Cloud

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Axcelerate Automated Translation

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Axcelerate Sensitive Data Detection, Protection and Redaction

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  1. [1]Thomson Reuters, State of Corporate Law Departments, 2021