A Dedicated Resource for DLT IV Tape Data Recovery

Secure Data Recovery Services offers reliable recovery and data transfer for DLT IV and other Digital Linear Tape cartridge formats. We use state-of-the-art technology to repair damaged tape cartridges, and our teams provide excellent results with flexible service options.

DLT IV Tape Data Recovery

Always work with a certified data recovery company to ensure safe, reliable treatment.

The DLT IV was one of Quantum's most popular proprietary formats, capable of storing 20-40 gigabytes of uncompressed data. Like its predecessors, the DLT IV is WORM capable and uses hardware-based compression. Many businesses still use DLT tapes for archival storage, as the tapes offer exceptional durability and dependability under proper storage conditions. The expected storage life of DLT IV media averages around 30 years.

Some of the most common causes of data loss for DLT IV cartridges include:

  • Media Decay from Improper Storage Conditions
  • Fire, Flood, Smoke or Heat Damage
  • Moisture Damage and Humidity Damage
  • Physical Impact or Drop Damage
  • Z-Folds and Data Spooling
  • Mechanical Tape Component Malfunction
  • Permanent Mid-file Errors
  • Accidental Deletion or Overwrite

With years of experience with DLT IV media, Secure Data Recovery Services can fully recover most tapes within several days, regardless of the extent of media damage. We start each case with a free, no-risk media analysis to present you with a firm price quote and turnaround estimate, and we also offer a full no recovery, no charge guarantee with every case.

Call our customer service team today to set up a media evaluation or for more information.

Advanced DLT IV Data Recovery Technology

Secure Data Recovery Services uses cutting-edge technology when working with DLT IV cartridges. We take exceptional care when handling exposed tape in order to prevent accidental media damage, and we maintain an exceptional overall success rate of 96 percent for our data tape repair services.

Our teams treat every case in a Certified Class 10 ISO 4 Cleanroom, which is a contaminant-free zone that protects sensitive media during mechanical repairs. Secure Data Recovery Services' engineers also have access to a number of proprietary tools designed specifically for DLT IV data recovery, and every member of our team has years of experience with common backup applications.

When you send your tape cartridges to Secure Data Recovery Services, you can receive a complete copy of your data in a matter of days. We use closed networks and state-of-the-art encryption to protect recovered files, and our flexible service options give you an easy way to maintain your budget.

What to Do When a DLT IV Cartridge Fails

DLT IV cartridges are especially susceptible to media contamination, and you should never expose your tape to untreated air. To avoid accidental damage, shut down your tape drive as soon as you notice unusual noises, read/write errors or other symptoms of data loss. Do not attempt to re-spool, reload or repair your tape. Contact our team to set up an evaluation for your media.

Advantages of our DLT IV data recovery services include:

  • An Overall Success Rate of 96 Percent
  • State-of-the-Art Technology Optimized for DLT IV Data Recovery
  • More Security Credentials Than Any Other Provider
  • No Recovery, No Charge Guarantee
  • 24/7 Customer Service and Online Case Tools
  • RAID Data Recovery, RAID Repair and Other Advanced Media Services

Secure Data Recovery Services' engineers can repair damaged DLT IV media to restore your access to important backups and archives. We offer several turnaround options including same-day 24/7/365 emergency services, and all of our services provide excellent results with dependable security. Whether you need data recovery for a single DLT IV tape or an entire archival library, our teams can help you get started. Contact our customer service team today to schedule a risk-free evaluation for your DLT IV media.