Jun 28 2017
The data recovery specialists at Kroll Ontrack discovered that after almost a decade of recovering data from virtualized servers the causes of data loss in the most popular hypervisor platforms (VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V) remains almost unchanged.
Mar 31 2017
Marking World Backup Day 2017, the latest survey by Kroll Ontrack shows that deploying a backup solution will not prevent users from losing data. Over the last year, nearly one-third of respondents experienced data loss.
Jan 31 2017
LDiscovery, LLC, today announced the launch of KrolLDiscovery – a new global brand and logo for its ediscovery and information governance offerings. The company also introduced a new Kroll Ontrack logo for its data recovery business.
Dec 13 2016
Kroll Ontrack lists 2016 trends in data storage technologies and makes predictions for 2017, including the continued use of flash storage, challenges with hyper-converged storage, rise in ransomware cases, the use of encryption and the role of information security in IT decisions.
Dec 9 2016
Dec 8 2016
Strong emphasis on proportionality and scope of discovery dominated this year’s ediscovery judicial opinions (56 percent as compared to 35 percent in 2015) as courts reacted to the December 1, 2015 amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP).
Dec 1 2016
Maintaining multiple legacy backup solutions significantly increases tape management costs and exposes the business to unnecessary risk. Kroll Ontrack recently surveyed 819 global IT administrators on the processes and challenges associated with effective tape management and archiving.
Oct 21 2016
Aug 25 2016
With unprecedented rainfall causing historic flooding and property damage in Louisiana, Kroll Ontrack is offering free diagnosis and an $850 flat fee for data recovery of all desktops, laptops and USBs affected by flood waters. Kroll Ontrack has been helping victims of natural disasters recover their important and sentimental data for 30 years. This offer runs through October 2016.
Aug 23 2016
Kroll Ontrack today released Advanced Thread View, a new application within Relativity that combines an intuitive view of email conversations with powerful visual cues to help users more efficiently review communication data to draw immediate insight.
Jul 5 2016
With tremendous rainfall causing historic flooding and property damage in West Virginia, Kroll Ontrack is offering free diagnosis and an $850 flat fee for data recovery of all desktops, laptops and USBs affected by flood waters. Kroll Ontrack has been helping victims of natural disasters recover their important and sentimental data for 30 years. This offer runs through August 2016.
May 31 2016
In a recent Kroll Ontrack survey, nearly 2,000 global respondents indicated they are increasingly adopting solid state disk (SSD) technology and other advanced storage technologies, with 92 percent claiming to use SSD technology currently. Along the same lines, Kroll Ontrack has seen SSD recoveries become a larger percentage of the full mix of media types on which data recovery is performed.
Mar 31 2016
World Backup Day on March 31 highlights the importance of having a complete, tested backup solution in place when data loss occurs. The cloud is becoming an increasingly popular option for businesses and consumers looking to add or modify their backup solution.
Mar 15 2016
Kroll Ontrack warns that one-third of organizations lose data while migrating between devices or upgrading operating systems. In a global survey of nearly 600 IT administrators, over half of respondents had a backup solution in place at time of loss, 75 percent were not able to restore all of their lost data, and more than one-in-five unable to recover any data at all.
Feb 9 2016
Kroll Ontrack today announced the launch of Ontrack DataAdvisor, a unique data management solution that consolidates backup catalogs from various systems and mediums into a single, searchable inventory, providing clear insight into legacy data and eliminating legacy maintenance costs.
Jan 5 2016
With dangerous storms causing historic flooding and property damage in Missouri, Illinois, Texas and many other Midwest and Southern states, Kroll Ontrack is offering free diagnosis and an $850 flat fee for data recovery of all desktops, laptops and USBs affected by flood waters and storm impact. This offer runs through February 2016.
Dec 8 2015
A spike in adoption of complex, high-end software defined storage (SDS) systems was the top trend impacting the data recovery industry in 2015, resulting in demand for more enhanced recovery technologies for businesses. Other trends on the rise include the need for better data privacy and security as well as enhanced legacy data management technologies.
Nov 18 2015
What’s stronger than a speeding locomotive and can survive the heat of a fire? Data. The device that contains that data is a different story, but the 2015 edition of Kroll Ontrack’s annual Top Data Disasters again proves just how hard it is for data to be destroyed. An iPad accidentally dropped on train tracks, a smartphone covered in chemicals, and a laptop that gave new meaning to the term “fried hard drive” are some of the highlights from this year’s list.
Oct 21 2015
A new survey of IT administrators shows organizations are putting themselves at risk for legal action and/or financial penalties due to an inability to quickly target and retrieve data from legacy tape archives. Conducted by data recovery expert Kroll Ontrack, the global survey of 720 IT administrators found 30 percent of respondents do not have clear insight into what specific information is stored within their tape archives.
Oct 7 2015
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Jul 15 2015
Kroll Ontrack today announced a technical breakthrough with the development of a unique toolset to retrieve overwritten data from LTO-6 tape cartridges – a significant first for the data recovery industry. Overwritten LTO-6 tapes cause major problems for organizations utilizing them as part of their backup protocols, as the original data on the tape is no longer available and crucial information can be permanently lost.
Jun 16 2015
Kroll Ontrack today launched a hosted erasure solution to empower businesses to easily and securely manage their data erasure projects. Hosted erasure is deployed via the Blancco Management Console, freeing small- and medium-sized businesses from the setup, operation and cost of the administration infrastructure such as reporting servers or SQL databases.
Jun 9 2015
Kroll Ontrack today released its most recent list of common IT administrator errors that can lead to data loss and network downtime. The findings indicate that the complexity in storage environments and sheer growth in data volume can mean impactful data loss when human error strikes, leaving many organizations vulnerable to security risks and financial implications if they do not properly invest in and adhere to technology risk management policies.
Jun 1 2015
Kroll Ontrack is offering free diagnosis and an $850 flat fee for data recovery of all desktops, laptops and USBs affected by flooding in Texas and Oklahoma. This offer runs through July.
May 21 2015
Kroll Ontrack today announced the enhancement of its Relativity offering that empowers legal counsel to take an automated approach to applying redactions. Innovative assisted-redaction technology identifies and redacts Personally Identifiable Information (PII), privileged or other pertinent information based on user-defined criteria, simplifying the manual redaction process and reducing the risk of inadvertent disclosure.
May 19 2015
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Apr 27 2015
Kroll, the global leader in risk mitigation and response solutions, announced today that Mark R. Williams has joined the firm as President of Kroll Ontrack. Williams brings over 20 years of experience across all aspects of the legal services industry.
Apr 21 2015
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Feb 19 2015
Kroll Ontrack announced it is the first company with the ability to successfully perform data recovery services for all Leaders in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant of software-defined storage (SDS). Applying their proprietary data recovery methodology, Kroll Ontrack is able to decode the configuration for software-defined storage solutions and restore access to data at the point in time in which it was lost.
Feb 9 2015
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Sep 16 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced its engineers have successfully recovered data from several helium-filled hard disk drives (HDD). With a dedicated research and development (R& D) team, Kroll Ontrack proactively created data loss scenarios across multiple drives to develop a path to recovery before a customer need arose.
Sep 2 2014
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Jun 24 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software¹. The Magic Quadrant, which evaluated 22 ediscovery software companies, positions providers based on their ability to execute and completeness of vision.
Jun 11 2014
Jun 10 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced that its new ediscovery data center in Germany is fully operational.The launch coincides with the release of ediscovery.com Onsite, a portable, self-contained ediscovery solution.
May 29 2014
NovaStor Releases NovaBACKUP 16 and Introduces Partnership With Kroll Ontrack to Equip Small Businesses with Enterprise Quality industry leading Granular (single mailbox) Search and Restore for Exchange
NovaStor® adds significant value to NovaBACKUP Business Essentials by selecting Ontrack® PowerControls™ for its power and effectiveness in managing Microsoft® Exchange Server data easily and efficiently
May 28 2014
Kroll Ontrack 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 externalized Microsoft SharePoint 2013 data.
May 15 2014
Apr 24 2014
Jackson Lewis P.C. has re-selected Kroll Ontrack as its preferred provider for all of its ediscovery matters. After two years and more than 250 ediscovery projects with Kroll Ontrack, Jackson Lewis recommitted to the portfolio solution partnership to continue to offer the benefits of unprecedented security, software and service of a premium ediscovery provider to its clients.
Apr 10 2014
Blancco’s market-leading data erasure software paired with Kroll Ontrack’s erasure services and data recovery expertise deliver a complete data erasure strategy
Apr 1 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced it received top honors for its predictive coding technology in The 2014 Best of NLJ Survey. The 2014 Best of NLJ Survey garnered more than 6,000 votes from lawyers, legal consultants, judges and other law firm professionals across the country. The predictive coding capabilities within Kroll Ontrack’s platform have been used on hundreds of matters in the four years it has been in the market.
Mar 27 2014
Feb 19 2014
Kroll Ontrack today revealed the findings of a global research study1 that showed the majority (77 percent) of resellers see data recovery as a key driver for business growth in 2014. Nearly two-thirds (60 percent) of resellers said that they believed data migration would also fuel growth, while 27 percent thought that data erasure would drive sales.
Feb 12 2014
Software engineers at data recovery leader Kroll Ontrack have developed a new technology that can drastically reduce the amount of time it takes to recover encrypted hard drives with a logical or physical failure – a key development in light of the growing number of cyber threats that are driving the adoption of encrypted drives.
Feb 4 2014
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC, a full-service national law firm, and Kroll Ontrack today announced Kroll Ontrack has been selected as Eckert Seamans’ ediscovery partner of choice for all its ediscovery matters.
Feb 4 2014
Cohen & Grigsby, a law firm with headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, and an office in Naples, FL, and Kroll Ontrack today announced Cohen & Grigsby selected Kroll Ontrack as its preferred ediscovery technology and services provider.
Feb 4 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced it is adding kCura's Relativity to its ediscovery.com platform, alongside its ediscovery.com Manage, Review, and Collect tools. As a Relativity Premium Hosting partner, Kroll Ontrack now gives law firms and corporations review tool flexibility based on the needs of the project while also making it easier to consolidate their project portfolio.
Jan 30 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced Cathleen Peterson joined the company as senior vice president, Consulting and Advanced Review Services.
Jan 22 2014
Kroll Ontrack announced the availability of Ontrack® PowerControls™ version 7.1. This enhancement allows IT administrators to access, search and restore externalized data from Metalogix RBS (Remote BLOB Storage), including externalized Microsoft® SharePoint® 2013 shredded files, as well as collect and export data from a live Microsoft Exchange Server.