Reliable Sony Tape Data Recovery from an Industry Leader

Secure Data Recovery Services offers data tape repair, tape migration and other media services through a network of more than 40 offices. With advanced Cleanroom technology and the industry's most experienced tape data recovery engineers, we provide an exceptional set of services for all Sony tape formats.

Sony Tape Data Recovery

Secure Data Recovery Services offers expert data repair and media conversion options for every Sony tape format.

Sony is one of the most popular data tape manufacturers in the world. In the 2000s, the company produced several super tape formats, including the popular DLT-VS1, but Sony has since focused its attention on LTO Ultrium. Altogether, Sony currently manufactures more than a dozen tape formats.

Secure Data Recovery Services offers tape data recovery and repair for all Sony media, including:

  • AIT, S-AIT and AIT Turbo
  • DDS and DAT
  • DLT II, III, IIIXT, IV, VS1 and SDLT-1
  • LTO Ultrium
  • 5.52MO
  • DATA Professional Disc
  • D8
  • Mammoth
  • AIT, AIT-2, AIT-3, AIT-4 and AIT-5
  • DTF, SD1 and More

We offer free diagnostics to give your business an accurate overview of available case options. Our teams will perform a detailed analysis to identify sources of media damage, and you can review a price quote and estimated turnaround time before deciding whether or not to proceed with our services.

Call us today to schedule a free Sony tape data recovery evaluation or for more information.

Data Loss Symptoms for Sony Tape Storage Media

Sony storage media can fail for a number of reasons, and failure symptoms will vary depending on media format and the backup application used to access data. Physical symptoms such as sticking tape, folding tape or physical tears are especially serious, but in many cases, a tape drive will report read/write errors without giving any indication as to the cause of data loss.

To improve your chances of a successful recovery, you should immediately eject damaged tape cartridges and store them in a safe location. Do not attempt to repair damaged components.

Some of the most common causes of data loss on Sony storage media include:

  • Tape Decay Due to Improper Storage Conditions
  • Oxide Loss
  • Tape Tears, Breaks and Folds
  • Permanent Fatal Errors Residing Mid
  • Damage Caused by Malfunctioning Tape Drive
  • Media Contamination
  • Fire, Smoke or Flood Damage

Secure Data Recovery Services is one of the only companies in the United States with Certified Class 10 ISO 4 Cleanroom technology, which allows for safe physical tape repairs. After we treat physical media issues, we use a number of proprietary logical techniques to restore damaged files. Our engineers can recover most Sony data tapes in a matter of days, and our 24/7/365 emergency tape recovery option has a fast turnaround of less than 24 hours or less on average.

Advanced Data Recovery Laboratories and Certified Cleanroom

At Secure Data Recovery Services, our engineers have experience with all backup applications and Sony formats. We offer some of the industry's highest success rates for Sony tape data recovery while maintaining fast turnaround times and excellent security credentials.

We take security seriously when treating your media. Unlike many other data recovery companies, Secure Data Recovery Services has numerous certifications and compliance documents, obtained through third-party audits and attestations. We were the first tape data recovery company to earn a SSAE 18 Type II Certification, and we also hold compliance certifications for FERPA, HIPAA and PCI-DSS.

Secure Data Recovery Services provides your business with a fast, reliable option for Sony tape data recovery, tape migration and other media services. Our excellent credentials give you peace of mind throughout the process, and we offer a no recovery, no charge guarantee with every case. Schedule your free media analysis for Sony data tape recovery today by calling our 24/7 customer service team at 1-800-388-1266.