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January 10, 2017
Purgatory: Where your files go when they die

Deleted Photo Recovery Case Study: How We Recover Lost Files

The client in this data recovery case came to us after 34 gigabytes of photos had been deleted from their laptop. Once they had realized the […]
June 16, 2016

Deleted File Recovery Case Study: Western Digital RAID-1 Mirror

This client had two 500 gigabyte Western Digital WD5003ABYX-01WERA1 hard drives linked together in a RAID-1 array. Important database files had been erased from the array, […]
June 15, 2016
HOMBRE shows recently-created filesystems, such as the filesystem in this reformatted partition data recovery case, in red text.

Accidental Reformat Data Recovery Case Study: Samsung Spinpoint

In this data recovery case, our client came to us with a logical matter. The client had a Samsung external hard drive formatted for use in […]
August 28, 2015

Deleted Data and Backup

Gillware Data Solutions is a unique backup solution, and I’m not just saying that because I work here (okay, maybe a little). Aside from the features […]
August 25, 2015

Gillware on the Road: Flash Memory Summit 2015

A couple weeks ago, Gillware Data Recovery attended the Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, CA. The conference is designed to provide attendees with practical information […]