FTI Consulting, Inc., the business advisory firm, announced the availability of Attenex Patterns version 5.0. The new eDiscovery software includes enhancements to help corporate IT departments administer and enforce a repeatable in-house eDiscovery process. Among the new features within Attenex Patterns 5.0 is the software development kit (SDK) which enables corporate IT teams to automate eDiscovery processing tasks. The software’s open APIs help corporate IT teams leverage existing investments by integrating Attenex Patterns with applications and data sources. Corporate IT teams can develop integrated utilities for custom eDiscovery processing tasks. The release of Attenex Patterns 5.0 marks the first product announcement since FTI Consulting acquired Attenex in July 2008.