Data loss is one of IT industry’s most misunderstood concepts. Very little credible information is available about data loss, and the information that does exist is often inaccurate and misleading. Due to this ambiguity, users find it impossible to correctly evaluate their data loss mishaps and find it difficult to make educated decisions to recover from data loss.
The fact of the matter is that, it’s not only the cyber attacks and security breaches that cause data loss. Moreover, often the so-called lost data is not lost at all; it has simply become hard to be accessed by the user. Owing to this misconception, people and organizations have lost hundreds of thousands of GBs (gigabytes) of data simply because they were not aware of their data recovery options and gave up hope of recovery.
Unfortunately, the cost of data recovery can be an expensive affair unless you’ve the right tool to recover data. Here is an infographic depicting many interesting facts about Data Loss and Data Recovery.
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