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.

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May 9, 2014

Case Study: Western Digital Blue WD3200AAKS-00L9A0 making a clicking noise

Recovery Type: Desktop Drive Capacity: 320GB Manufacturer: Western Digital Model Name: Blue Model Number: WD3200AAKS-00L9A0 Manufacture Date: 04 Feb 2010 Main Symptom: Clicking Type of Data: Business Documents, Images, Videos Data Recovery Grade: 10 Binary […]
April 25, 2014

Can data from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 passengers’ cell phones be recovered?

Click here to watch Gillware’s appearance on CNN’s Out Front Update: September 30, 2015 Over a year and a half after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 mysteriously […]
April 18, 2014

Case Study: Western Digital Passport WD10TMVW-11ZSMS4 not spinning

Recovery Type: External Hard Drive Drive Capacity: 1TB Manufacturer: Western Digital Model Name: Passport Model Number: WD10TMVW-11ZSMS4 Manufacture Date: 28 July 2012 Main Symptom: Not Spinning Type of Data: Pictures and Images Data Recovery […]
April 14, 2014

Case Study Blog Series: Learn more about hard drive failure

Ever wonder what goes on inside a data recovery lab? Gillware wants to give you an inside look at some of the cases that come through […]
February 3, 2014

HIPAA compliance concerns surround Unity Health Insurance’s missing portable hard drive

Update: September 21, 2015 Lately, it seems like there’s another data breach in the news every week. Just a couple weeks ago, Excellus Blue Cross Blue […]
September 30, 2013
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Two cryptolocker ransomware cases in two days

[transcript of text on picture above: “Your important files encryption produced on this computer: photos, videos, documents. etc. Here is a complete list of encrypted files, […]
September 18, 2013

HIPAA Final Rule Compliance Impact on MSPs and VARs

July 26, 2013

Gillware: From Hard Drives to Skydives

Gillware does more than just recover data, we recover memories. We get calls every day with customers that have lost their invaluable pictures and videos. So […]
July 17, 2013

How Gillware Saved My Day

As the marketing intern here at Gillware, I work on a lot of different projects. You know, whatever needs to be done for whoever needs me […]
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