Monday, August 6, 2018

Ontrack assists those affected by recent floods and wildfires

Minneapolis, Minn. – August 6, 2018 – Intense wildfires across California and western areas of Canada, plus heavy flooding throughout the East Coast of the United States has left homes and businesses destroyed. Ontrack, a subsidiary of KLDiscovery, is doing its best to help individuals and businesses who have lost everything.

Residents and businesses who have been impacted by the recent natural disasters across the United States and Canada will receive a 50% discount off Ontrack data recovery services for any single drive. In addition, all clients will receive free shipping and an initial evaluation of their damaged drive. Ontrack has the tools and expertise to recover from any type of flood or fire-damaged device.

Ontrack has been helping victims of natural disasters recover their business-critical and sentimental data for 30 years. Most recently, Ontrack helped clients recover lost data from the destruction of Hurricane Harvey and the California fires of 2017.

"The continued flooding and wildfires across the United States and Canada has already caused significant damage to the property of individuals and businesses, including their data storage devices,” said Chris Weiler, President and CEO of KLDiscovery. “The team at Ontrack has a long and successful history in helping victims of natural disasters. Our hearts go out to those that have been affected by the recent events and we are here to help in any way we can to reduce the amount of loss suffered, whether it be recovering personal memories or business critical information. “

For more information on this offer and to schedule a free collection of an affected device, visit or contact Ontrack at 800-872-2599.

TIPS: Ontrack recommends that those fearing loss of their vital information should consider the following advice:

  • Do not attempt to operate any devices that have been in a fire, even if it is just smoke-damaged, as this can cause unseen damage inside the hard drive
  • Do not shake, disassemble or attempt to clean any hard drive or server that has been damaged
  • If there is apparent water damage, do not attempt to dry it out (keep it wet if possible)
  • Do not try to remove a hard drive from a PC or laptop – ship the entire computer for recovery

For additional tips on shipping your device, contact a data recovery professional.

About Ontrack
Ontrack provides technology-enabled services and software to help law firms, corporations, government agencies and consumers solve complex data challenges. Part of the KLDiscovery brand, Ontrack provides market leading data recovery for any type of media – hard drives, SSD, server, RAID, virtual, cloud, mobile, tape, NAS/SAN/DAS, laptop, desktop computers and Apple devices. Additionally, through proprietary technologies and expert services around the globe, Ontrack helps clients with email extraction, tape management and data destruction.

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