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RAID Data Recovery

RAID Data Recovery Issue:

Customer came in with a Failed RAID 5 NAS. He said one of the drives had failed a few months ago, and he didn’t have a chance to replace it. Few days ago, the 2nd drive also failed and now the RAID isn’t recognized.

Initial Diagnosis:

We were able to power on all 3 drives and none of them had any physical damage or clicking sounds. The issue with both of the drives are bad sectors.

Data Recovery Update:

We were able to get a 99.9999% image of 2 of the 3 failed drives. We then rebuilt the RAID and regained access to the failed NAS. We recovered 99.5% of the data from the RAID.

Data Recovery Cost:

The data recovery ended up costing the customer only $900.00 ($300.00 per drive). A fraction of the cost quoted to the customer by other companies.

RAID Data Recovery


Working with Five Star Data Recovery was a great experience. It’s never a fun day when you find that your data is in trouble…but the team at Five Star was very quick to answer questions on a weekend after hrs and then promptly got to work as soon as we dropped off our corrupt CFast card. The whole process was very clear, they communicated often and in detail and in the end were 100% successful in recovering everything we needed. Our footage was saved and it was top notch service along the way. The final invoice was exactly what he quoted at the beginning with no surprise costs. I 100% recommend Vahan and his team.
Justin C.
I am so thankful that they have 24/7 support on the phone. I just recently called after my hard drive fell onto carpet. They had all the answers and knew exactly what they were talking about. I would recommend them for hard drive support!
Taylor L.
Can’t say enough good things about Five Star Data Recovery. Took my drive in and had the data back within 24 hours. I was even able to recover the “damaged” files, so pretty much a total recovery of 20 years worth of data. Yeah, yeah, I should have backed up my drive, but I’m just glad that Vahan and the Five Star team were able to get me back in business!
Kip K.

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