Filtering

Definition(s)

  • The method of reducing a data set by applying one or more filters.  1
  • Electronic filtering of emails and files for privilege or by keyword, file, type or name. Filtering removes files that do not fit the search criteria and reduces the volume of data that requires further investigation.  2  3

Notes

  1. Ibis Consulting, Glossary.
  2. RenewData, Glossary (10/5/2005).
  3. Vinson & Elkins LLP Practice Support, EDD Glossary.