New tool assists with compliance, data migration

Data recovery, e-discovery and information management solution vendor Kroll Ontrack has launched version 7.0 of its Ontrack PowerControls offering, promising a reduction in the time and resources associated with common IT challenges. Also

Published on: June 19th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

A year’s worth of dastardly data disaster dramas

Every year, data recovery vendor Kroll Ontrack released its top 10 list of data disasters, culled from real-life data dramas reported by its locations around the world. This year's list includes some dastardly

Published on: December 3rd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

10 wackiest data disasters of 2008

Almost everyone has had their own data disaster – whether it's running that USB key through the laundry or that heart-stopping drop of your laptop onto the sidewalk – but not many people

Published on: December 17th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Ten wacky data disasters and six tips to avoid falling prey

Left your USB stick in the wash? Dropped your laptop into the lake? Or have you oiled your hard drive to get rid of that squeaky noise? More than 30 per cent of

Published on: February 21st, 2008 Nestor Arellano