EnCase Forensic Review - why 3.8 stars?

EnCase Forensic Review
ITQlick Score: 79/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.8/5)
Pricing: 6.8/10 - high cost
Category: System -> EnCase Forensic
Ranking:Ranked 9 out of 198 System systems
Company: Guidance Software
Pricing: starts at $3,594 per license
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: EnCase Forensic pricing, EnCase Forensic alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Sep 24, 2021

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What is EnCase Forensic?

EnCase Forensic software is cloud-based and on-premise computer investigation solution built for forensic experts. The software offers efficient data acquisition and encryption support software for investigating teams. Encase Forensic streamlines the whole process of investigations. It enables experts to Triage, collect, decrypt, process, investigate and report on the investigation.

EnCase Forensic helps users to swiftly search, recognize, and rank probable evidence, in mobile devices and computers thus being able to determine if the investigation is justified. EnCase Forensic software is a product of Guidance software and its suitable for businesses of any size.

Through Apple File System and Dell full disk encryption, the users can get evidence for Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft SharePoint.

What is EnCase Forensic rating? ()

The rating of EnCase Forensic is 3.8 stars out of 5 and the total score is 79 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are EnCase Forensic's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is EnCase Forensic the best System?

EnCase Forensic is ranked 9 out of 198 software in their category (System systems).

Who are their main alternatives?

The two main competitors of Encase Forensic software include SAP HANA and AppZero software. SAP HANA Cloud-based, scalable, and in-memory PaaS (Platform as a Service) built for businesses of every size whereas EnCase Forensic software is a computer investigation solution built for forensic experts. SAP HANA software is accessible through the cloud while Encase Forensic is available as cloud-based and on-premise.

SAP HANA software is a product of SAP software in Germany whereas, EnCase Forensic software is a product of Guidance Software in Pasadena, CA. the two solutions are ideal for small, medium and large enterprise businesses.

AppZero software is an on-premise Server Management Software uses application images instead of server and machine images when migrating applications whereas EnCase Forensic software is a computer investigation solution built for forensic experts.

AppZero software is a product of AppZero Company founded in 2010 in the US while EnCase Forensic software is a product of Guidance Software in Pasadena, CA. AppZero is installed on-premise whereas Encase is available as cloud-based and on-premise platform. The two platforms are suitable for small, medium and large firms.

What is the cost of EnCase Forensic?

The cost of license starts at $3,594 per license. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 6.8 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for EnCase Forensic

What should you ask Guidance Software during a demo session? (65 questions)

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Is it the right software for you?

EnCase Forensic software is designed to cater to the data storage and acquisition needs of small, mid-market and large businesses. It is ideal for forensic investigation experts and any other companies that require data investigation. Various businesses can also use this software to investigate internal cases such as misappropriation and other security issues.

List of categories

Data recovery

List of features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.