Friday, 7 January 2022 by Ontrack Team

The lifespans of hard drives can vary between devices, but they will all fail at some point. Learn more about how you can identify if your hard drive is about to fail.

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Tuesday, 4 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.

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Saturday, 1 January 2022 by Ontrack Team

Ontrack’s development team has been hard at work creating the latest version of the Ontrack PowerControls™ product suite with the goal of providing a better user experience for customers. Check out this post to learn about the latest release.

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Wednesday, 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.

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Thursday, 4 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.

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Monday, 1 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.

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Thursday, 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.

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Thursday, 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.

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Thursday, 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.

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Monday, 4 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.

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Friday, 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.

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Thursday, 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.

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Monday, 8 March 2021 by Kathy Rogers

A metropolitan US school district containing 165 schools was shut down by a Ryuk ransomware attack that affected its entire network. With Ontrack's 24-hour emergency service, our tape engineers were able to catalog and index the tapes within 3 days.

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Monday, 24 August 2020 by Tilly Holland

When choosing data security protocols, should you go for hardware or software encryption?

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Thursday, 30 July 2020 by Tilly Holland

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Thursday, 7 May 2020 by Pedro Vasconcelos

Cloud storage has become popular, over the years however many people forget that the data stored in the cloud must still be kept at a physical location.

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Wednesday, 9 January 2019 by Michael Nuncic

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Thursday, 1 November 2018 by Michael Nuncic

The future of nanotechnology has been discussed for a number of years now, both in the press and in the tech industry. But, what actually is nanotechnology? And how could it affect data storage in the future?

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Wednesday, 5 September 2018 by Tilly Holland

The release of the new Macbook Pro has raised questions regarding its embedded SSD and RAM. What benefits and challenges does this pose for the user and what do you do if you want to upgrade the storage capacity of your Macbook?

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Wednesday, 15 August 2018 by Michael Nuncic

With data becoming more important than ever for both individuals and corporations, ensuring that a strong back-up is in place is essential. But, are backups always as fail proof as we think?

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