Wednesday, April 4, 2001

Conference call alert - Ontrack Data International, Inc.
(nasdaq: ondi)

Wednesday, April 25th, 2001
4:00 PM Central Daylight Time
Call-In Number: 800-670-3544 (U.S.)

MINNEAPOLIS, April 3, 2001 - Ontrack chairman and chief executive officer Mike Rogers and chief financial officer Tom Skiba will be discussing the company's first quarter results during a conference call scheduled for 4:00 PM Central Daylight Time on Wednesday, April 25, 2001. To access the call, dial the number above shortly before 4:00 PM Central Daylight Time on April 25th. The news release reporting first quarter results will be distributed at approximately 3:15 PM Central Daylight Time on April 25th.

To be admitted to the call, please tell the operator you are calling for the Ontrack conference call chaired by Mike Rogers and provide the operator with your name and the name of your company.

A live webcast of the company's conference call will also be available on the Ontrack Web site at

A replay of the conference call will be available for one week following the call by dialing 1-800-633-8284 (U.S.). To access the replay, please enter the following access code when prompted: 18311658. Investors also may access a live webcast of the conference call at

Ontrack, a leading provider of data availability software and service solutions, helps customers protect, manage, recover and discover their valuable data. Using its hundreds of proprietary tools and techniques, Ontrack is able to recover lost or corrupted data from virtually all operating systems and types of storage devices through its do-it-yourself, remote and in-lab capabilities. Ontrack also offers award-winning PC utility software programs and services to help prevent critical data loss through a broad line of problem-solving, file-management and productivity utilities. Ontrack can be reached through its World Wide Web site at or by calling 800-872-2599. In addition to its Minneapolis headquarters, Ontrack operates locations in Los Angeles, Boulder, Colo., Washington D.C., New York, London, Paris and Stuttgart, Germany. Ontrack also makes its data recovery services available in Tokyo through its strategic alliance with Y-E Data, a company with over 25 years of experience in storage devices.

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Ben Blomberg, 952-516-3617,