Press & News

Apr 11 2017

Kroll Ontrack offers ransomware victims alternative solutions to paying the ransom

Mar 30 2017

Survey: Users lose data despite backup

Feb 21 2017

Erased but not forgotten

Feb 9 2017

Kroll Ontrack Shares Data Loss Realities from 2016 Data Loss Index

Dec 12 2016

LDiscovery Completes Acquisition of Kroll Ontrack

Oct 25 2016

LDiscovery To Acquire Kroll Ontrack

Jul 15 2015

Kroll Ontrack achieves industry breakthrough by retrieving data from overwritten LTO-6 tape cartridges

Nov 19 2014

Kroll Ontrack announces the worst data disasters from 2014

Kroll Ontrack announced its 12th annual list of the top 10 data disasters from 2014. For the last 12 years, Kroll Ontrack has been collecting and publishing a list of the toughest physical and logical failures from its offices around the globe.
Sep 2 2014

Kroll Ontrack improves Apple mobile device data recovery success by 60 percent

Aug 14 2014

Kroll Ontrack announces new version of its proprietary Remote Data Recovery service

Aug 6 2014

Accidental deletion top cause for email restoration requests

Jul 29 2014

Ontrack Data Recovery specialists successfully recover virtual machines from VMware’s first policy-driven storage solution

Jul 25 2014

Kroll Ontrack announces data recovery capabilities for VMware Virtual SAN

Jun 12 2014

Hard Disk Drive (HDD) crashes remain the leading cause of data loss in Australia

Jun 2 2014

Kroll Ontrack is opening a satellite office in Sydney

May 29 2014

Kroll Ontrack expands its support for externalized storage and shredded files to StorSimple SharePoint Database Optimizer

May 15 2014

Kroll Ontrack warns that keeping your dark data (tapes) in good standing requires a strategy beyond hope

Apr 11 2014

Kroll Ontrack and Blancco form strategic alliance to offer expanded data erasure solutions

Mar 27 2014

Survey: More people back up their data in 2014, but still lose it

Feb 19 2014

Data recovery and data migration services are key drivers of business growth for resellers in 2014

Feb 12 2014

Technology Breakthrough Cuts Industry’s Data Recovery Time on Encrypted Hard Drives from Days to Hours

Jan 22 2014

Kroll Ontrack addresses externalized content storage – including shredded files – and live mailbox collection with Ontrack PowerControls 7.1

Dec 17 2013

Year in Review: How bigger & faster drives, encryption, and new malware impacted data recovery in 2013

Nov 7 2013

More than 10 percent drives sent to Kroll Ontrack for data recovery have been previously opened, hindering outcomes

Mar 28 2013

Kroll Ontrack survey reveals that while 60 percent of respondents utilize a backup solution, they still experienced data loss

Mar 21 2013

Mobile device data recoveries up 161 percent as mobile phones set to exceed world population by 2014

Dec 13 2012

Kroll Ontrack predicts data loss from mobile devices and solid state drives will continue to drive high demand

Nov 27 2012

2012 Top Ten List of Data Disasters Compiled by Kroll Ontrack

Sep 26 2012

Nearly 50% of organizations experienced e-mail & document data loss in past year

Sep 17 2012

Restoring data independent of their tape storage environment saves corporations significant time and costs associated with recovering, restoring and migrating tape data

Aug 14 2012

Cloud survey by Kroll Ontrack reveals a surge in cloud storage and virtualization adoption; shortage of proactive protocols to protect this data

Jul 24 2012

The ability to register, manage and complete jobs in one, easy-to-use interface.

Jun 26 2012

Eighty IT specialists will be hired in 2012 in the Kroll Ontrack Poland research and development center

Jun 13 2012

Ontrack EasyRecovery 10 features a completely new interface, Mac in addition to Windows versions, and a trial option to ensure recovery success prior to purchase

May 23 2012

New data recovery techniques address logical and operating system (OS) failures on personal Apple devices including iPhones, iPads and iPod touches.

May 2 2012

Kroll Ontrack Dispels Biggest Enterprise Data Recovery Myths

Feb 8 2012

Kroll Ontrack develops unique capabilities that dramatically improve data recovery from solid state media

Dec 14 2011

Kroll Ontrack announces ten data recovery stories you have to see to believe

Nov 30 2011

Kroll Ontrack meets market demand with enhanced recovery features

Nov 16 2011

Recent Kroll Ontrack survey reveals an inverse relationship between data loss risk perception and reality for one of the world’s most prominent business systems

Nov 1 2011

Kroll Ontrack warns Singaporean companies that delete does not always mean deleted

Sep 22 2011

Kroll Ontrack develops techniques to recover data from Dell EqualLogic systems

Aug 31 2011

Kroll Ontrack survey reveals solid state disks (SSD) and flash technology are reliable but not fool proof

Aug 11 2011

Kroll Ontrack offers free data loss prevention and response education with the launch of the First Responder Program

Jul 19 2011

KROLL ONTRACK SUPPORTS EXTENSIVE RANGE OF VIRTUALIZED SYSTEMS TO MEET COMPLEX DATA RECOVERY DEMANDS

Jul 19 2011

KROLL ONTRACK ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY FOR ONTRACK POWERCONTROLS 6.1

Jul 19 2011

KROLL ONTRACK ENHANCES TECHNOLOGY TO HELP BUSINESSES MORE EFFECTIVELY RECOVER DATA FROM ORACLE DATABASES

Feb 16 2011

Kroll Ontrack launches new data recovery partner program

Dec 3 2010

Kroll Ontrack announces seventh annual top ten list of data disasters

May 25 2010

Kroll Ontrack develops unique Ontrack Data Recovery Technology to better serve Apple customers

May 4 2010

Ontrack data recovery tool enhancements speed turnaround time and increase integrity of recovered data from flash and solid state drives for Kroll Ontrack customers

Mar 9 2010

Kroll Ontrack reveals latest trends in data recovery

Feb 23 2010

Kroll Ontrack offers corporate IT comprehensive support of Microsoft Exchange 2010 with launch of Ontrack Powercontrols 6.0

Dec 2 2009

Kroll Ontrack releases sixth annual top ten data recoveries list

Oct 19 2009

Kroll Ontrack introduces new search, preview and restore functionality for Ontrack Powercontrols

Sep 1 2009

Samsung and Kroll Ontrack partner to provide enhanced data recovery services to customers experiencing data loss

Aug 6 2009

Kroll Ontrack further solidifies its apple capabilities with the launch of its global data recovery program

Jul 21 2009

Kroll Ontrack unveils data recovery solution for Netapp Systems

Jun 16 2009

Kroll Ontrack announces data recovery breakthrough for Apple Xsan

Apr 28 2009

Kroll Ontrack announces data recovery capabilities for MacMail and entourage e-mail users

Mar 24 2009

Kroll Ontrack survey reveals data storage practices are not in line with data storage policies

Jan 13 2009

First of its kind solution addresses the difficulties associated with restoring and searching sharepoint backups

Aug 14 2014

Ransomware: the next computer threat

Publication: DynamicBusiness.com.au | Technology | Opinion
Author: Adrian Briscoe
In the last couple of months discussion of the ransomware computer threat has catapulted out of the computer pages into mainstream news, and for good reasons.
Jul 30 2014

When your backup strategy fails

Publication: ITWire
Pro photographer Michael Leadbetter thought he had data protection under control. "After more than 12 years as a photographer, I know you can't afford to mess around.
Jul 25 2014

Hitting ‘delete’ doesn’t mean it’s gone

Publication: Dynamicbusiness.com.au in Business Tech
Author: Adrian Briscoe
Formatting a drive remains one of the most common ways organisations try to erase data from drives, even though it doesn’t work.
Jul 17 2014

How to manage the end of financial year IT upgrade

Publication: Dynamicbusiness.com.au in Hardware, Opinion, Technology
Were you one of those businesses that decided to upgrade your IT hardware before the end of the old financial year? In the process of upgrading phones, tablets, laptops and desktops, however, it’s important to make sure you don’t give your data away along with the old hardware.
Jul 15 2014

How Not To Lose Your Head When You Lose Your Data

Publication: Forbes.com / EMCVoice
An important step to take when choosing a data recovery provider is to ensure that the provider has the capacity to take on large and highly complex recovery jobs,” says Briscoe. “Proprietary tools are necessary to restore data from virtual environments.”
Jul 2 2014

Why data backup isn’t as reliable as you think

Publication: Tech Page One / Dell
Companies neglect to test systems, relying on software or degraded storage that can crash. In a survey of  more than 1,000 customers by global data recovery company Kroll Ontrack, 66 percent said their last data loss was caused by hardware failure, whether hard drive, solid state drive (SSD) or RAID [Redundant Array of Independent Disks — a mirroring system for multiple drives] environment.
Jun 17 2014

HDD crashes most common cause of data loss

Publication: Technology Decisions
Hard disk drive (HDD) crashes are still the most common cause of data loss in Australia, according to research from data recovery vendor Kroll Ontrack Read more
Jun 16 2014

Ontrack PowerControls 7.2 provides comprehensive search and restoration support

Publication: The Rust Report
Kroll Ontrack has announced the availability of Ontrack PowerControls version 7.2. Adding support for StorSimple SharePoint Database Optimizer, in addition to Metalogix StoragePoint and FileStream, Ontrack PowerControls is a comprehensive tool for accessing, searching and restoring externalised Microsoft SharePoint 2013 data.
Jun 12 2014

Your Hard Drive Is Still The Main Cause Of Data Loss

Publication: Lifehacker Australia
A global survey by data recovery company Kroll Ontrack highlighted that hard drive crashes and hardware failures remain the most common source of data loss. The infographic below sums up the numbers.
Jun 12 2014

Kroll Ontrack releases new statistics regarding data loss causes and the impact to businesses and home users

Publication: Australian Security Magazine
When asked about the causes of their most recent data losses, 65 percent of Australians surveyed noted that their most recent data loss came from a desktop or laptop hard drive, followed by SSD (16 percent), tablet/smart phone (12 percent) and RAID/virtual services (7 percent), showing that data loss impacts every type of storage from the consumer grade up to the enterprise level.
May 23 2014

The death of recordkeeping

Publication: Image and Data Manager
2014 survey by Kroll Ontrack, a provider of data recovery and ediscovery tools, found 36 percent of its Ontrack Data Recovery customers across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific experienced a personal data loss. Of these 35 percent did not have a backup solution at the time of loss.
Apr 14 2014

Kroll Ontrack to resell data erasure solutions across ANZ

Publication: Techday.com
Kroll Ontrack will now offer Blancco’s marketing suite of erasure software to corporations, refurbishing companies and government entities.
Apr 11 2014

Kroll Ontrack picks up Blancco across A/NZ

Publication: Australian Reseller News
Kroll Ontrack has partnered with data erasure company Blancco to resell the company's solutions in Australia and New Zealand.
Mar 31 2014

Australians lag world in backup, still losing data

Publication: CSO.com.au
March 31 is World Backup Day; do you know where your data is? If you're among the majority of Australian companies, the answer is probably 'no'. A Kroll Ontrack survey suggests that only half of Australians have a backup solution in place.
Jan 4 2014

Businesses losing data even with back-up measures in place

Publication: The Australian
New research has found that more businesses across the world are taking measures to back up their data but are falling victim to common pitfalls that result in losing important data.

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