Storage Vendors Come Together to Aid New York Disaster Victims


A consortium of data storage companies has announced it will be offering free data recovery services to businesses affected by the attacks on September 11th. Companies can request assistance, regardless of brands of hardware or software used, through a single 800 number (800-859-8559) or the Web at .

The consortium is comprised of many companies in the storage industry including Overland Data, Exabyte, Qualstar, Quantum Tape and Quantum|ATL. The consortium is offering a range of products and services including loaner hardware and software, hotline support and equipment repair.

This group of storage vendors has years of experience in recovering lost data from a variety of storage media. Its members are very resourceful at diagnosing and repairing problems and getting companies back up and running. The consortium is very happy to extend their services to any of the companies affected by last week's events. A toll-free phone number has been established and technical support personnel stand ready to provide assistance, loaner equipment and services as needed.

The consortium asks companies requiring help restoring their data to contact the RECOVER NY DATA HOTLINE --- 1-800-859-8559


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