Number 10 - Photographs saved from a broken drive - Top Ten List of Kroll Ontrack Data Disasters in 2013

Top Ten List of Kroll Ontrack Data Disasters in 2013

Number 10 - Photographs saved from a broken drive

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When a world cyclist and photographer arrived in Hong Kong in May 2013, they discovered that the hard drive with two years of photos and video of the cyclist’s 40,000 km fundraiser around the world was broken. The Hong Kong team quickly got to work on this case, but it proved to be a very challenging recovery as the drive had major media damage in multiple locations on multiple surfaces. Trying every imaginable recovery technique possible, the Ontrack Data Recovery engineers were able to recover most of the images.

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