data conversion specialists
Data Conversion
We support thousands of business
applications, backup utilities and drives,
to quickly and cost effectively convert
media and data into a readable,
useable format.  Even if your
media is damaged, we can
recover data.

Legacy Data and Media
We can recover data from legacy files
and media that is no longer supported.
We transfer data to new formats
and latest generation
media for seamless
transition to new or
exisitng IT systems. 

Seismic Data Processing
We can handle all seismic and
geophysical data, including
multiplexed, well log and
seismic trace sequential
formats.  Supported media
includes 7, 9 and 21 track, reel
to reel, 3590, exabyte and more.

Tape Data Recovery
We recover date from tapes and
removable media, including snapped
tapes, stiction and overwritten data, 
regardless of format, hardware
or operating system.  We have 

specially adapted drives, curing
ovens and specialist tools.

Call us on 029 2070 6360 or
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About Data Conversion Specialists
With 40 years experience in data recording techniques, Data Conversion Specialists offer data recovery, data conversion, tape transcription and data migration service for all formats and media, regardless of corruption or physical damage. We have chaired Technical Committees for BSI (British Standards Institute) as well as ISO (International Standards Organisation), for optical and magnetic data storage devices.  
Established in 1996, Data Recovery Specialists have grown into an industry leader in the complexities of data recording and data management.  Not just limited to data recovery, we offer a wide range of data management services.
Hard Drive Recovery, Tape and Optical Disk Recovery
We specialise in vital recoveries, where your data is mission critical and you need to trust absolute specialists. Not limited to hard drives, we have unique knowledge of both tape and optical media. All our engineers are trained to the highest standards and we often succeed where other data recovery companies have failed. 
Data Conversion and Processing
We support applications from vertical markets including architecture, design, construction, oil and gas exploration, engineering, military, financial, medical, insurance and government.  Whether we are converting your legacy data, or providing hardware and applications to support your data, we offer a total solution to meet all your data access requirements.
Tape Transcription and Data Migration
Organisational demands often mean that specific data has to be migrated on an ad hoc basis. Regardless of system and software complexity, our data migration and media conversion services can efficiently, cost-effectively and safely migrate your data into a newer backup and archiving system, or into your existing IT infrastructure.

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Free Data Recovery Evaluation

Our free data recovery evaluation service will tell you whether your data can be recovered, exactly how much it will cost and how long the data recovery will take.   

Industry Leading Diagnostics

Class 100 clean rooms, specialised platter removal jigs and specialised software applications allow us to provide the most comprehensive service in the industry.

Excellent Service

You will be appointed your own consultant, who will offer you a fixed price quotation, free return shipping and after sales support.

Established and Trusted

40 years experience in the industry and ISO 9001 accreditation, ensures the highest success rates in the industry.

Don't just take our word for it!

"Thank you so much for all your help - Data Recovery Specialists are a real life saver!  I do not know what I would have done without the data you recovered.  We would have probably had to re-record all the location shots, which would have been time consuming and very expensive"  BBC Wales

See what our clients say!


"Thank you for solving our stiction issues so promptly from our reel to reel tapes.  We were expecting to lose some of the data, so we were extremely happy when you recovered the full survey.  The data has proved invaluable"  Regal Petroleum
Don't just take our word for it!


"Thank you for processing the 3590 tapes from our marine survey and copying to HDD.  Your unique NavMerge service combining the navigation information with our 3D seismic data saved us a huge amount of time"  Portugese Ministry of Defence
See what our clients say!


"I thought we would never get our CT scans converted into DICOM and imported onto PACS, but you came to our rescue" NHS