RAID Data Recovery for U.S. Air Force
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by Michelle West
3d ago
RAID Data Recovery for U.S. Air Force Client: U.S. Air Force Device Type: RAID 0 Server Turn Around: 7 Business Days * Profession: Systems Administrator Location: Shaw, South Carolina When a backup procedure failed, it jeopardized access to every file on a U.S. Air Force base’s 12-drive server, necessitating RAID 0 data recovery to restore data that Congress mandates to be kept in perpetuity. This case study presents the complex challenges and solutions involved in recovering a failed RAID 0 server for the U.S. Air Force, emphasizing the necessity of accurate RAID configuration ..read more
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DriveSavers: Partner’s “Top Choice” for Data Recovery
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by Michelle West
1w ago
Ray Vanpraag, CTO of Cellular and Laptop Repair Center in Lake Forest, California, discusses the company’s five-year partnership with DriveSavers. He praises us for our responsiveness and meticulous maintenance of a strict chain of custody, ensuring the security of customer devices. Vanpraag reports a 100% success rate in data recovery with DriveSavers and positive customer feedback, emphasizing DriveSavers as their top choice for crucial data recovery tasks. Transcript My name is Ray Vanpraag and I am the CTO of Cellular and Laptop Repair Centers based out of Lake Forest, California. W ..read more
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9 Tips for Stronger Passwords and the Future of Authentication
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by Mike Cobb
2w ago
Weak passwords can make it easy for someone to access your business or personal data. Strong passwords are essential, and the evolving landscape of digital security is pointing towards even more secure and convenient solutions, such as passkeys. Here are some effective tips for creating strong passwords and a look at the future with passkeys. Quick Reference Download PDF 1 Length Matters Ensure passwords are at least eight characters long; longer is usually better. Ensure passwords are at least eight characters long; longer is usually better. 2 Avoid Simple Sequences Don’t u ..read more
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Power Outage Causes a Dell EqualLogic System Multiple Hard Drive Failures
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by Mike Cobb
3w ago
Power Outage Triggers RAID System Failures, Requiring Custom Data Recovery Solution Client: Retail Clothing Store Recovery Type: VMware on HDD RAID Turn Around: 36 Business Days* Location: Stanford, CT This case study examines the successful recovery of a 48xHDD 2 Member Dell EqualLogic system, which experienced multiple hard drive failures. The system comprised 44 drives configured as a single storage pool split into two members, each containing two RAID 50 arrays, with an additional four drives serving as unused hot spares. The complex nature of the data recovery process highlig ..read more
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Windows Data Recovery After a Failed Update
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by Mike Cobb
1M ago
Imagine you’re starting your morning, boot up your computer , ready to dive into your workday. A pop-up nudges you to update Windows, promising new features and bug fixes. With a hopeful click, you initiate the Windows update process. But as soon as you reboot, your heart sinks. Files you had just yesterday, important documents and cherished photos, seem to have vanished into thin air. This isn’t just data. It’s your hard work, memories, and moments, all seemingly erased by a single update. The idea that a simple system upgrade could result in data loss is a harsh reality for many. But ..read more
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Case Study: U.S. Airport SAN Data Recovery
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by Michelle West
1M ago
Case Study: Accidental Deletion of a 'Snap Clone' From a Storage Area Network (SAN) Client: U.S. Airport Recovery Type: SAN and VMware The case study highlights the accidental deletion of a “Snap Clone” from a Storage Area Network (SAN) at a U.S. airport, leading to significant data loss across multiple virtual machines and storage volumes. The Director of Information and Communication Technologies chose DriveSavers, recognizing their high security standards and outstanding track record for the crucial data recovery task. Data Loss Situation During a routine maintenance operation ..read more
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6 Years of Photos Recovered Through HDD Data Recovery
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by Michelle West
1M ago
Matt Nute, an amateur photographer from Kansas City, Missouri, shares his experience with DriveSavers after encountering a severe issue with his external hard drive. While upgrading his PC for photo editing, he noticed his drive, which contained six years of precious photographs, including irreplaceable memories of his father, making a grinding noise and then failing to be recognized by his computer. Despite having used the drive as a backup and already migrating to a new machine, this was the only copy of his photos. With low expectations due to the drive not being recognized by his comput ..read more
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The 10 Most Common Data Recovery Mistakes
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by Mike Cobb
2M ago
Welcome to the digital era, where our lives are deeply intertwined with bytes and bits. Losing access to your digital valuables can be a heart-stopping moment, whether it’s critical work documents, precious family photos, or your favorite music collection. Before diving into data recovery, take a moment to pause and breathe. We’re here to walk you through the maze of data recovery errors, making sure you have the best shot at successfully retrieving your data. At DriveSavers, we’ve encountered every scenario and are committed to assisting our customers in the U.S. navigate the challeng ..read more
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Restoring Peace of Mind for a Major Leaguer, Bill Bathe
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by Michelle West
2M ago
Bill Bathe, a man with an illustrious past and a vibrant present, lives in Tucson, Arizona. As a former Major League Baseball player, Bill has experienced the highs of athletic achievement, including playing in the 1989 World Series with the San Francisco Giants. After hanging up his cleats, Bill embarked on a 26-year career with the Tucson Fire Department, dedicating his life to serving his community. Today, he thrives as an insurance broker specializing in Medicare, a role that demands the utmost responsibility and safeguarding of sensitive data. Bill’s laptop, the keeper of his professio ..read more
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IPhone vs. Snowblower: The Video
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by Michelle West
3M ago
Dr. Mark Wade recounts his chilling story of data recovery after a severe incident involving his iPhone and a snowblower. Despite the extensive damage to his phone, DriveSavers successfully retrieved all of his data, including critical patient information that required a HIPAA-compliant solution. Hear his story and see the photos of Mark’s mutilated iPhone. Also, read the in-depth account: Snowblower-Demolished iPhone, a Data Recovery Miracle. Transcript My name is Mark Wade. I live in Fairbanks, Alaska, and I’m an orthopedic surgeon by profession. The problem I had with my phone was, is ..read more
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