BIA Announces the Online Data Collection Application with Free Data Profiler Tool

Groundbreaking Technology Redefines Legal Data Collection for IT Professionals

NEW YORK--()--Business Intelligence Associates, Inc. (BIA) a leader in e-discovery and data management solutions, today announced general availability of (, a new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) eDiscovery application. is the first eDiscovery data collection and preservation solution to give IT unprecedented visibility into data needed by Legal for case development. The system also allows IT more control over critical discovery processes and standardized workflows at the earliest stages of litigation. also includes BIA’s new Data Profiler™, an assessment tool that gives IT and Legal teams an early snapshot of the volume and format of discovery data before spending any money on eDiscovery activities. Cost effective and easy to use for interdisciplinary teams made up of IT and Legal, and the Data Profiler enable these groups to better manage project workflow through multiple eDiscovery processes. is the only SaaS application that automates the identification, collection and delivery of data for legal purposes. Ready to run with virtually no setup, the system meets secure data collection and assessment needs without incurring large costs. With, IT professionals can collect data anytime and from anywhere. It is Unicode and privacy law compliant.

“ and Data Profiler are designed to bring unprecedented innovation and value to IT professionals who are increasingly relied upon to conduct eDiscovery collections and data assessment,” said BIA President Brian Schrader. “Our introduction today provides easy-to-use and innovative tools to help IT assess and collect data in an affordable, defensible manner that is efficient for them and their legal counterparts, and which does not severely impact IT budgets.” is the first on-demand eDiscovery collection tool allowing IT and corporate users to remotely identify, gather and securely preserve data for discovery and legal purposes. Users simply go to, register, and start collecting immediately - 24/7. is based on BIA’s proven DiscoveryBOT™ technology, enabling remote, defensible and secure collections with total budget control.

Highlights of features include:

  • Online defensible eDiscovery data identification and gathering for corporate and remote users
  • Mature, proven technology – powered by BIA’s DiscoveryBOT Data Collection Engine
  • Highly secure data preservation and transfer using strong (AES) encryption technologies
  • Predictable and competitive pricing – which leads to accurate budgeting and overall lower costs
  • Perfect to gather data from roaming users like salespeople and contractors

Data Profiler is a free tool which provides IT with a snapshot of the volume and format of data across the corporate network without much effort from IT. Data Profiler enhances by providing unprecedented early insight into the data set prior to collection, helping IT and legal to determine the full scope of a lawsuit from a data/document volume standpoint.

Highlights of Data Profiler features include:

  • Accurately determine the type and amount of email, documents and other data that may be collected for the legal department or outside legal teams, across all users within or outside the corporate network
  • Quick no-cost early data assessment analysis
  • Very little effort required by IT staff to conduct and complete the Data Profiler process

Specifications and Data Profiler do not require any special hardware to be purchased or software to be installed. Just create a free account online, enter your information to begin. Users receive an email with simple instructions, and and Data Profiler takes them through an intuitive wizard which eliminates confusion and ensures defensibility.

Availability and Pricing and Data Profiler are commercially available today at Pricing for starts as low as $50/user/MO. Data Profiler is available at no cost.

About BIA

For nearly a decade, BIA has been developing and implementing defensible, technology driven solutions that reduce the costs and risks related to litigation, regulatory compliance and internal audits. BIA offers software complemented by mature professional services in the areas of Litigation, Digital Investigations and Electronic Policy Consulting. BIA’s products include the DiscoveryBOT™ ESI Collection Engine, Solis Enterprise Legal Hold Software and now, and Data Profiler. BIA provides software and services to Fortune 1000, Global 2000 companies and Am Law 200 law firms.

Headquartered in New York City, BIA also has offices in San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC and in Southwest Michigan. BIA maintains digital evidence response units throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. BIA’s unique and positive workplace culture promotes diversity and celebrates the professional skills of each individual. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @BIA_eDiscovery and @TotalDiscovery.


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Christy Burke, 917-623-5096

Release Summary

Today, NYC-based BIA announces general availability of, an online on-demand eDiscovery collection tool, and Data Profiler, an early data assessment and analysis tool.


Burke & Company
Christy Burke, 917-623-5096