CHICAGO, 5 December 2014 - BigHand and Esquire Innovations have been recognized as top providers in their relative categories in the 2014 ILTA Technology Survey. Esquire holds the number one spot in the Macro and Template Provider category, whilst BigHand is the top Digital Dictation software provider status.
Since 1989, the Technology Survey from the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) provides in-depth analysis of the buying decisions of nearly 500 law firms. The highly regarded study is captures technology trends in the legal industry annually, earning regard as a must-have guide for legal technology professionals evaluating technology solutions for their firms. Results are often cited in technology budget proposals, articles and reports.
BigHand and Esquire – a BigHand company - were ranked among the top providers once again in regard to questions about digital dictation providers, macro and template packages, automation of paragraph numbering in Word documents, and metadata removal.
Eric Wangler, President, BigHand North America, says: “We are honored and proud to be named again this year as one of the top solutions in the Digital Dictation category. We have had substantial growth in the last year moving from 16% market share to 23%. This places us squarely in the number one position among the dictation workflow software companies in our category.”
Ian Kujawa, Managing Director of Esquire Innovations, adds: “Our iCreate software is the number one provider named in the Macro and Template Provider category. This endorsement from our customers is the most valuable feedback we can get, and our team works hard every day to continue to earn their trust and confidence. With the combined resources of BigHand and Esquire, we are uniquely positioned to continue delivering the most robust and powerful productivity tools available. ”
Established in 1996, BigHand supports over 200,000 professionals globally across 1,950 organizations and the number grows daily. BigHand is based in Chicago, Temecula, London, Sydney, Eindhoven and Toronto.
BigHand’s Voice Productivity Technology combines enterprise digital dictation, mobility applications (e.g. iPhone, iPad, Android & Windows devices)and/or digital hardware (e.g. Philips and Olympus) and speech recognition integration, offering professionals a proven business application that enables them to use their voice to get more done, while increasing operational efficiencies and reducing overhead costs.
BigHand also provides a Workflow Management Solution that allows businesses to use BigHand’s extensive workflow, priority and collaboration tools to digitize and manage document production and task allocation processes. This enables their clients to attain greater visibility over their workload and processes and benefit from greater efficiency through increased collaboration.
For more information, visit www.bighand.com.
Esquire Innovations, Inc. [a BigHand Company], is a leading provider of Microsoft Office integrated practice management software services and applications for the legal market. Esquire counts more than 600 law firm and in-house counsel clients as users of its applications. Esquire Innovations has been developing, supporting, and selling document creation, formatting, re-purposing, comparison, and metadata management software applications in the legal industry since 1999. Based in Temecula, California, Esquire is staffed with a highly qualified team of technology professionals. To learn more about Esquire Innovations, visit www.esqinc.com or call (951) 506-5641.