Genealogy: Emergency rescue for critical data

Genealogy: Emergency rescue for critical dataA lapse in planning or circumstances beyond one’s control can lead to emergency rescue of critical data. Anything from budget woes to bad luck can provide the trigger. Companies exist that specialize in salvaging data from badly damaged media (when no backup exists) and reading data from obsolete storage technology. These services can often be quite expensive, but can also be a lifesaver. A Web search for “data recovery” should produce a plethora of links to these specialized companies. Continue reading