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!

December 14, 2016
Corrupted SD card recovery: "The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable."

Corrupted SD Card Recovery Case Study: When Good Cards Go Bad

The client in this data recovery case study was a professional photographer. They had just returned from a photoshoot, eager to copy their work over to […]
July 7, 2016

SD Card File Recovery Case Study: SanDisk SDHC Memory Card

In this SanDisk SD card file recovery case, the client, a photographer, was unable to pull their photos off of the card. While they could access the […]
June 24, 2016

Dell PowerEdge 2900 Data Recovery Case Study: RAID 5 Data Loss

This client had a Dell PowerEdge 2900 server running Windows Server 2008. The server was stocked with three 250-gigabyte Seagate Barracuda ES.2 enterprise-class hard drives arranged […]
October 21, 2015

Case Study: Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 spinning, but not booting

Recovery Type: Desktop Drive Capacity: 2TB Manufacturer: Seagate Model Name: Barracuda Model Number: ST2000DM001 Manufacture Date: 09/2012 Main Symptom: Not booting Type of Data: Word/Excel docs, photos Data Recovery Grade: 9 Binary Read: 51.6% Background: Most […]
February 5, 2015

Case Study: Toshiba MK2555GSXF not booting

Toshiba hard drive from white MacBook not booting past white Apple screen due to bad sectors. See how Gillware engineers recovered the data.