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Managing Litigation Documents with Concordance

Putting Concordance into the Proper Perspective
Although it was initially introduced more than 20 years ago and has acquired a loyal user base, Concordance is still sometimes erroneously compared with traditional database management software. However, the simple fact is that Concordance cannot be compared in any respect to a typical, general purpose database management program. On the contrary, Concordance is a highly focused program that features sophisticated text search and retrieval functions specifically designed for managing the high volumes of data generated in litigation.
The primary purpose of this document is to provide the reader with greater insight into Concordance by clearly defining not only what it is, but also what it isn't. We'll start the process by looking at traditional database management and how it compares to text database management.
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