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!

February 24, 2015

Disaster Recovery Plan: Five Unexpected Benefits of Having One

Through the process of generating and executing a disaster recovery plan, you can achieve a number of other organizational and operational advantages as well.
January 27, 2015

What’s my RTO? Determining Downtime Tolerance

In a perfect world, everything would always go exactly according to plan and there would never be any disruptions to business continuity. Unfortunately, this is real […]
December 8, 2014

By the Numbers: The Cost of Data Loss on a Smaller Scale

When estimating the cost of data loss for a company, large, intangible figures may not scare you. But consider the cost of data loss of an individual file.
October 2, 2014

“It Won’t Happen to Me”: When Small Businesses Gamble with Backup Coverage

For those that choose to go without data backup coverage, their files are constantly at risk for data loss. Most think, "It won't happen to me." and take a gamble by going without backup protection. But all too often, businesses lose that bet.
September 29, 2014
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The Crippling Cost of Data Loss: Hardware Failure by the Numbers

What type of hardware is failing the most? There are a number of things that can fail, from optical disk drives to motherboards and so forth, but according to our partners, hard drive failure accounts for more than majority of failures; 80 percent claimed it’s the most common.