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DATA RECOVERY SERVICES IN CAPE TOWN

 

WHY CHOOSE DATA FIRST DIGITAL SOLUTIONS?

Based in Cape Town, Data First is one of the leading data recovery specialists in South Africa. Data First provides affordable and professional data recovery services nationwide by offering same-day collection. We are a full-service data recovery company and all data recovery work is performed on our premises in our lab. All our quotes are no-obligation and free, making sure you know exactly how much it may cost and how long it will take. Not only will our free diagnosis and quote save you time and money but, if we can’t recover any data, you don’t pay a cent.

We have a NO RECOVERY - NO CHARGE policy.

 

DATA FIRST ARE EXPERTS IN RECOVERING DATA FROM THE FOLLOWING (AND MANY MORE):

  • Laptop systems crash or corruption
  • Desktop systems crash or corruption
  • Hard drives that make a strange noise i.e. clicking / knocking sound
  • RAID Array data failure
  • RAID Array Physical disk failure
  • Non system disk failure
  • Operating system reinstall data loss
  • Accidental or intentional data deletion
  • Formatted drive recovery
  • Accidental Recovery & Restore situations
  • Microsoft Office PST corruption
  • Microsoft Office PST deletion
  • Microsoft Office Access database repair
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint recovery
  • Microsoft Office Word repair
  • Microsoft Office Word recovery
  • Microsoft Office Excel repair
  • Microsoft Office Excel recovery
  • Deleted / Lost Photos (JPG,TIFF)
  • Deleted Drawing files such as Auto Cad (DWG)
  • Corrupted data from Flash Drives
  • Recover deleted files
  • Corrupted data from Solid State Drives (SSD)
  • Recovery of Corrupted or deleted data from Network Attached Storage (NAS) systems
  • Corrupted or deleted data Storage Area Network (SAN)
  • Linux systems that have been deleted, damaged or are non-responsive
  • Novell systems that has been damaged
  • Apple Mac based systems that have suffered data loss or non responsive HDD i.e. HDD crash
  • Microsoft Windows based systems that have been damaged, deleted or are non-responsive

Recovering data takes intricate problem-solving and years of experience for maximum data extraction and recovery. Our technicians at Data First Digital Solutions are innovators in the data recovery industry and apply their specialist knowledge to recovering your data.

AT DATA FIRST, WE OFFER A WIDE RANGE OF RECOVERY SOLUTIONS, INCLUDING:

  • Open drive recoveries (Hardware recoveries)
  • Recover deleted or lost partitions and/or files
  • Hard drive recovery
  • Recover lost and deleted emails (all formats & platforms)
  • Recover accidentally and/or incorrectly formatted storage media
  • Recover damaged or corrupted data stored on storage devices
  • Recover data from storage devices with extensive physical damage
  • Recover corrupt Microsoft Office documents and/or Outlook .PST files
  • Recover data from storage devices with environmental damage
  • Recover virus-damaged files
  • Digital Forensic data analysis, collection and support
  • Recovering from RAID system failures

 

WE ALSO RECOVER DATA FROM OPERATING SYSTEMS, SUCH AS:

  • Novell Netware (NWFS and NSS)
  • Windows based systems -  Desktop , Mobile and Server operating systems that are 'Basic', 'Dynamic' or 'GPT', in any configuration Stand alone or Software/Hardware RAID
  • - Windows 95, 98 ME & XP : Fat 16/32 or NTFS file system
  • - Windows Vista : NTFS files system
  • - Windows 2000 : NTFS file system
  • - Windows 7: NTFS file system
  • - Windows 8: NTFS file system
  • Unix - servers (UFS)
  • Linux - server and desktop: Ext. 2, 3 & 4 stand alone or using LVM or with RAID
  • DOS - FAT16
  • Apple Mac - Desktop, mobile and server (HFS, HFS+, HFSJ, HFSX)
  • FreeBSD - UFS and ZFS
  • Virtual environments - VFS, VMDK and VM

 

WE CAN ALSO RECOVER DATA FROM A RANGE OF MEDIA, SUCH AS:

  • SATA drives
  • SCSI drives
  • All 1.8-inch Drives
  • All 1.1-inch Drives
  • HDD mode for all versions of Apple Ipods
  • IDE drives
  • SAS Drives
  • Flash Cards
  • Smart Media
  • Memory Sticks
  • Memory Card recovery
  • HDD Recovery
  • Floppy disks

 

We are able to retrieve data from the following NAS & SAN devices:

We recover from all major brands of NAS and SAN devices plus many re-branded devices with the same technology within, such as:

  • Qnap
  • LaCie
  • Western Digital
  • Seagate
  • Iomega
  • DROBO
  • Netgear
  • Buffalo
  • D-Link
  • Synology
  • Asustor
  • FreeNAS (software-based)

Need us to do any of the above? Can't find your system or device?  Contact us today for our full list and a FREE quote