Monday, September 22, 2003

Ontrack data recovery opens new office in Berlin

New office answers increased demand for data recovery services

MINNEAPOLIS – Sept. 22, 2003 -- Kroll Ontrack Inc., provider of Ontrack Data Recovery products and services and a wholly owned subsidiary of Kroll Inc. (NASDAQ: KROL), has opened a new office in the German capital city of Berlin. The opening will help meet increased demand for professional data recovery services and better serve customers in northern Germany. With two offices in Germany, Stuttgart and Berlin, Ontrack Data Recovery now operates 12 locations worldwide.

“The opening of our new office in Berlin is a logical consequence of the growing demand for professional data recovery in Germany,” said Peter Boehret, Managing Director, Ontrack Data Recovery Germany. “For Ontrack Data Recovery’s Germany division this means another important step to improved customer satisfaction, as we are able to serve our customers in northern Germany faster and more efficiently.”

With a wide range of data recovery services and software solutions, Ontrack Data Recovery helps business customers as well as end users to protect, save and recover important data. Ontrack Data Recovery offers everything from do-it-yourself software to customized service solutions allowing recovery anywhere, anytime from any operating system, storage or media type and cause of data loss.

Ontrack Data Recovery Berlin is located at Märkisches Ufer 12, 10179 Berlin, Germany. The Berlin office may be reached by telephone at +49 030/27581940. Customers interested in Ontrack Data Recovery services can call Ontrack’s 24-hour service line at 1-800-872-2599.

About Kroll Ontrack Inc.
Kroll Ontrack Inc. provides Ontrack Data Recovery services and software and electronic evidence solutions to help individuals, companies, law firms and federal agencies quickly and cost-effectively recover electronic information. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kroll Inc. (NASDAQ: KROL), the world's leading risk consulting company. Formerly known as ONTRACK Data International, Inc., Kroll Ontrack operates as Kroll's "Technology Services Group," one of five businesses dedicated to providing clients worldwide with practical, integrated solutions to mitigate risk.

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