Why Hard Drives Suffer From Firmware Failure… And What You Can Do About It

Every component in your computer is subject to two different kinds of software: the programs you have installed and keep writing, and those that come pre-loaded onto the device itself, commonly referred to as firmware. And while firmware is necessary to keep each piece of hardware working on your computer, it can also fail, be…

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Are You Dealing With a Hard Drive Head Failure Failure?

One thing that sometimes surprises new TTR clients is that there aren’t just a couple of ways for hard drives to fail. In fact, there are literally dozens. One of the worst is referred to as a “head failure,” also known as a “head crash.” As with any kind of hard drive problem, there are…

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4 Immediate Steps to Take When a Hard Drive Fails

Dealing with a failed or damaged hard drive can cause an enormous amount of stress, and even cause problems with your company and/or career. Problems with technology, however, are a part of life. Manufacturing defects, electrical surges, user error, and even malicious software can all cause your hardware to stop working. So, what do you…

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What Is Physical Data Recovery?

HaA physical recovery is necessary when the storage media device has experienced physical damage to its internal parts. In order to achieve a successful recovery, those damaged internal parts would need to be replaced inside of a clean room. The most common cause of data loss is physical media damage, whereby the hard disk drive…

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