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!

November 6, 2017

Hard Drive Freezer Method: Melting the Data Recovery Myth

Winter weather is fast approaching (although it sure doesn’t feel like it yet). With autumn chill over the horizon, our thoughts drift to colder temperatures. And […]
September 8, 2017

Professional Hard Drive Repair FAQ

Data recovery and professional hard drive repair is a niche and oft-misunderstood industry. Take a journey with Kirk Harvell, one of Gillware’s data recovery experts, as […]
September 7, 2016

Western Digital HDD Repair Case Study: Winter is Coming

The client in this Western Digital HDD repair case needed pictures and documents recovered from their 320 GB Western Digital hard drive. The drive had failed, producing […]
December 29, 2015
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Four Data Recovery Myths Busted

When a customer comes to you with lost data, you probably have a number of different things you try to get their data back. Oftentimes, one […]
October 6, 2015
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Drive Handling Guide for IT Professionals

Originally posted June 27th, 2011. Updated Oct. 6th, 2015. Clients who suddenly lose access to their drive’s data may come to you in a panic. They […]