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CloudNine Receives Multiple JD Supra Readers’ Choice Awards for eDiscovery Daily Blog

Leading Legal Content Platform Recognizes CloudNine and Doug Austin for eDiscovery Analysis and Commentary Excellence

CloudNine, the eDiscovery Company ( providing eDiscovery automation software and professional services for litigation, investigations, and audits, today announced the recognition of CloudNine as the Top Firm in eDiscovery and Doug Austin as a Top Author in the 2017 JD Supra Readers’ Choice Awards. The awards honored the firms and authors with the highest readership and engagement on key cross-industry topics across 25 industries as selected from over 40,000 contributing authors.

Every year we are excited to be able to recognize the leading contributors and contributions of the firms, authors, and readers within the JD Supra ecosystem,” highlighted Adrian Lurssen, Co-Founder and Vice President of Strategic Development of JD Supra. “In the area of eDiscovery, we are honored this year to also recognize CloudNine and their data and content contributions as affirmed by our readers. The timeliness and importance of analysis and commentary from Doug Austin on CloudNine’s eDiscovery Daily Blog are commendable, and we are grateful to be able to publish and share their work.”

“It is an absolute honor to be recognized by legal and business professionals for the analysis and commentary contributed daily by Doug Austin on CloudNine’s eDiscovery Daily Blog,” shared Brad Jenkins, CEO of CloudNine. “Our objective as an eDiscovery technology company is to simplify eDiscovery for data and legal discovery practitioners. This award highlights the educational component of simplifying eDiscovery, and we are proud to have JD Supra as a partner in these important education efforts.”

To learn more about CloudNine, the eDiscovery Daily Blog, and the JD Supra Readers’ Choice Awards, visit:

About The Awards Selection Methodology

JD Supra editors chose the 25 main industries and topics covered in this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards for their timeliness and continuing importance to legal and business professionals. In each category, JD Supra recognized ten authors and one firm for consistently highest readership and engagement within that category for all of 2016. They also identified a single, top author for each of nine topics that either emerged or dramatically grew in interest during 2016. In total, across all 34 categories, JD Supra recognized the excellence and achievement of 224 authors selected from over 40,000 who publish their excellent work on the JD Supra legal and business content platform.

About CloudNine

Founded in 2002 and based in Houston, Texas, CloudNine is a legal intelligence technology company with deep expertise in the analysis, processing, and review of electronically stored information (ESI). Currently used by more than 50 of the top 250 Am Law firms as well as in many of the world’s leading corporations, CloudNine has been recognized in reports and surveys by Gartner, 451 Research, Blue Hill Research, Corporate Counsel Magazine, the New York Journal, and Texas Lawyer. CloudNine also publishes the eDiscovery Daily Blog, a trusted source of information for the legal industry. A leader in eDiscovery automation, you can learn more about CloudNine at 713.462.3885,, or at

About JD Supra

JD Supra delivers need-to-know legal and business content to professionals in all industries in daily email digests, via more than 100 proprietary social feeds, on mobile platforms, to partner websites, and as news across the web. Through the innovative use of technology and curated audiences, JD Supra connects over 40,000 professionals writing on important topics to C-suite executives, in-house counsel, and media members concerned with matters impacting business today. JD Supra also provides firms with competitive insights and market intelligence derived from the thousands of articles being read daily across the platform. For more information, visit

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