04 January 2022 by Ontrack Team
With victims that range from extensive government agencies to unsuspecting individuals browsing the internet, ransomware can wreak havoc that not only harms your digital device, but your bank account as well.
20 December 2021 by Ontrack Team
Need help figuring out what’s causing your hard drive to fail? Take a look at our rundown of the most common hard drive error codes and how to fix them.
18 November 2021 by Mikey Anderson
In this episode of Storage Board, we’ll take a look at RAID data storage and find out how it works.
17 November 2021 by Ontrack Team
A multinational client found themselves in desperate need of emergency RAID 5 recovery after noticing that their company’s crucial financial data and office files had disappeared from headquarters.
04 November 2021 by Ontrack Team
Even modern servers and storage systems are running RAID technology - mostly in enterprises, but it has become more prevalent in consumer NAS systems as well. RAID has survived for more than 30 years, and it still plays a major role in data storage to this day. Why is that? Glad you asked.
03 November 2021 by Ontrack Team
Redundant Array of Independent (originally Inexpensive) Disks (RAID) is a term used for computer data storage systems that spread and/or replicate data across multiple drives. RAID technology has revolutionized enterprise data storage and was designed with two key goals: increase data reliability and increase I/O (input/output) performance.
01 November 2021 by Ontrack Team
The complex nature of IBM Storwize’s virtual RAID data storage system has become notorious in the data recovery industry over the years. So, when a client called on Ontrack’s engineers to restore 120 damaged hard drives within an IBM SVC Storwize v7000 system they had quite the challenge ahead of them…especially since there was no backup data to help with restoration efforts.
28 October 2021 by Ontrack Team
This is the finale of Ontrack’s Data Recovery 101 training series, a collection of blog posts designed to help identify device failures and data loss scenarios that may need professional data recovery service.
21 October 2021 by Ontrack Team
This is the third article in Ontrack’s Data Recovery 101 training series, a collection of blog posts designed to help identify device failures and data loss scenarios that may need professional data recovery service.
14 October 2021 by Ontrack Team
This is the second article in Ontrack’s Data Recovery 101 training series, a collection of blog posts designed to help identify device failures and data loss scenarios that may need professional data recovery service.
04 October 2021 by Ontrack Team
While it’s always better to err on the side of caution when it comes to keeping up with your Apple device; the truth of the matter is accidents happen, some more unforeseen than others. Ontrack’s data recovery engineers have extensive experience recovering lost data from any situation regarding Apple’s ecosystem of products including all generations of iPhones, iPads, iPods, Macs and MacBooks.
24 September 2021 by Ontrack Team
When it comes to data, a single slip of the finger while running a command is all it takes for critical information to go missing from your hard drive. Fortunately, Ontrack performs hard drive recovery from any make, model, brand, or operating system…much to the relief of one of our most recent clients.
23 September 2021 by Ontrack Team
This article is the first in Ontrack’s Data Recovery 101 training series, a collection of blog posts designed to help identify device failures and data loss scenarios that may need professional data recovery service.
01 July 2021 by Tilly Holland
Choosing what hard drive to buy can become confusing due to the variety on offer. This blog aims to help you make an informed choice.
12 November 2020 by Tilly Holland
The number of ransomware attacks is continuing to grow. The team at Ontrack has had numerous successes recovering data that has been lost due to ransomware. This blog highlights some of those successes.
11 November 2020 by Tilly Holland
08 November 2020 by Tilly Holland
The growth of big data is exponential and its value to organisations is at an all-time high. Recently, our President, Philip Bridge was asked for his thoughts on the future of the data centre by Networks Europe. This blog summarises his main thoughts.
02 November 2020 by Tilly Holland
Ensuring that sensitive business data is kept safe when you're relocating an office is vital, yet it can often be forgotten in the chaos of a move.
26 October 2020 by Tilly Holland
Ransomware has been on the rise for a number of years, but more recently the COVID-19 pandemic has seen a surge in attacks. With the US Treasury announcing two new advisories to help prevent ransom payments being paid to sanctioned organisations, it has never been more important to put measures in place to protect yourself from ransomware.
21 October 2020 by Aurore Alifanti
Read how Ontrack saved a professional photographer's photos after his hard drive was dropped resulting in a hard drive head crash.