Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery

SwifTechs is a certified partner with the largest data recovery company in the world.  In most cases data can be recovered with their sophisticated tools saving precious, irreplaceable data on your systems.

If you cannot restart your computer or have a blue screen, DO NOT continue to try and boot – this can cause serious damage and data recovery [possibilities may be reduced.

Some statistics that highlight the critical importance of a solid data backup strategy

  • 93% of companies that lost their data for 10 days or more filed for bankruptcy within one year of the disaster, and 50% filed for bankruptcy immediately. (Source: National Archives & Records Administration in Washington.)
  • 20% of small to medium businesses will suffer a major disaster causing loss of critical data every 5 years. (Source: Richmond House Group)
  • This year, 40% of small to medium businesses that manage their own network and use the Internet for more than e-mail will have their network accessed by a hacker, and more than 50% won’t even know they were attacked. (Source: Gartner Group)
  • About 70% of business people have experienced (or will experience) data loss due to accidental deletion, disk or system failure, viruses, fire or some other disaster (Source: Carbonite, an online backup service)
  • The first reaction of employees who lose their data is to try to recover the lost data themselves by using recovery software or either restarting or unplugging their computer — steps that can make later data recovery impossible. (Source: Ontrack Data Recovery)

 

Disasters can result from events such as hacker attacks, computer viruses, electric power failures, underground cable cuts or failures, fire, flood, earthquake, and other natural disasters at a facility, mistakes in system administration