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November 27, 2018

How to Recover Data on an Ext4 File System

March 23, 2017
Dell PowerVault MD1000 data recovery

ZFS Data Recovery Case Study: PowerVault MD1000 Failure

The client in this ZFS data recovery case had a Dell PowerVault MD1000. In this PowerVault were two fourteen-drive RAID server arrays. When their business relocated, they […]
September 14, 2016
How to Recover RAID 5 Data

IBM Storwize Data Recovery Case Study: Storwize V3700 Business Server

This crashed server came to Gillware all the way from Spain. The client had an IBM Storwize V3700 server machine with eighteen enterprise-grade hard drives that […]
August 17, 2016

Synology RS3412xs Data Recovery Case Study: Deleted LUNs

In this data recovery case, the client had four deleted LUNs they needed recovered. These LUNs, or iSCSI targets, had lived on a Synology RackStation RS3412xs network-attached […]
August 8, 2016

Dell EqualLogic PS4100 Data Recovery Case Study: 24-Drive RAID-50

The client in this case had a Dell EqualLogic PS4100 SAN. This SAN was filled with 24 300-GB enterprise-grade Seagate hard drives. These 24 hard drives […]
August 20, 2015

RAID 5 Failure Tips: How to Keep Data Recovery Possible

In a separate article, I shared some observations about how to set up a RAID 5 to make failure less likely. These observations were based on thousands […]