Gillware Data Recovery Blog

Every week Gillware solves hundreds of complex data recovery cases. We try to pick the most interesting cases to write about in our data recovery blog. Our lead blogger Will worked in our data recovery lab for over a year before joining our marketing team to assist with the data recovery blog. Gillware has performed data recovery services on just about every piece of storage equipment imaginable, even electronic holiday ornaments. Please subscribe and enjoy!

March 29, 2017
A hard drive power surge can fry the drive's printed control board (PCB)

Data Recovery Case Study: Recovering from a Hard Drive Power Surge

The client in this data recovery case study had a very terminally ill hard drive on their hands. Their hard drive wasn’t quite dead—at least not […]
February 23, 2017
Gray Screen of Death

Power Outage Data Recovery Case Study: Gray Screen of Death

The client in this data recovery case study came to us after a power outage. In the aftermath of the blackout, their iMac wouldn’t start up […]
September 1, 2016

Power Outage Data Recovery Case Study: Western Digital AAKX

Summer brings us the joys of long days, warm weather, and perfect opportunities to go to the beach. But it also brings us oppressive heat, humidity, […]
June 21, 2016

Power Surge Data Recovery Case Study: Synology RAID-5 NAS Device

This failed NAS device came to us from a nearby small business located in Fond du Lac. Their Synology DiskStation DS 1512+ NAS device had failed […]