Monday, May 3, 1999

Ontrack online Data Recovery Wizard helps save lost data

ONTRACK Data International, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONDI), world leader in data recovery services, has announced the first-ever online data recovery wizard that helps people identify a tailor-made solution to save lost data.
This free service, accessible through the Ontrack web site (, allows users who have experienced data loss from hardware failure, viruses, software malfunction, human error or natural disasters to quickly learn how they can best recover their data. The Ontrack interactive help wizard requests details of the computer user's media type, operating system and nature of their data loss. After assessing a data loss situation, the Ontrack help wizard recommends data recovery options and provides pricing information.
“With our comprehensive product line of data recovery solutions, the online help wizard provides an easy, interactive way to quickly find out what data recovery solution is best for each data loss problem,” said Lee Lewis, president of Ontrack. “When users are in a time-critical situation and faced with the daunting task of determining how to save their data, the help wizard can conveniently guide them to the appropriate options that efficiently and effectively meet schedule and budget needs,” he added.
The Ontrack full line of data recovery solutions includes Tiramisu™ “Do-It-Yourself” Data Recovery Software which can be downloaded from the Internet, Remote Data Recovery™ Service via a modem, in-lab data recovery and on-site data recovery. The Tiramisu software and Remote Data Recovery service provides a same-day solution for desktops, laptops and servers.
Ontrack, the world leader in data recovery, specializes in services and software that help computer users access and recover their valuable data. Using hundreds of proprietary tools and techniques, Ontrack is able to recover lost or corrupted data from all operating systems and types of storage devices. Ontrack can be reach through its World Wide Web site at or by calling 800-872-2599 (612-937-5161). In addition to its Minneapolis headquarters, Ontrack operates data recovery centers in Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., New York, Tokyo, London, Paris and Stuttgart.

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