Recover Data from Promise Pegasus R4

Pegasus R4 is the RAID storage device that is introduced by Promise technologies. Promise Pegasus R4 device provides great storage solution for database, media, scientific and other organizations plus professionals who require several Terabyte memory space to store huge amount of information; and it will support RAID 0, 1, 5, 6 and 50 level configurations. Promise Pegasus R4 is flexible with Mac OS X 10.6 and later versions of Mac operating systems. Windows users can even use this RAID device with Windows 7 and Windows 8 OS versions.

Promise Pegasus R4 offers 800 MB/s I/O rate, dual protocol as well as other high performance aspects and became part of numerous firms or corporate organizations. This Pegasus R4 RAID drive works compatible with Apple Time Machine tool in order to backup various program files, media files, documents or a complete hard drive data. However, data stored in Promise Pegasus R4 drive is not always in secure mode. There are various instances that lead to data loss even from Promise Pegasus R4 drive. Let us discuss some of them:

  • Accidental deletion of files from Promise Pegasus R4 and unintentional formatting or reformatting of Promise Pegasus R4 arrays will remove essential files
  • Impact of suspicious viruses or Trojans on Promise Pegasus R4 drive can make its data unreadable
  • Data loss can take place when Promise Pegasus R4 drive becomes inaccessible because of firmware corruption, improper array configuration, volume table corruption, etc and leads to data loss
  • Incorrect setup and repartitioning of Promise Pegasus R4 RAID drive without proper backup might even cause severe data loss

As a result of the above issues Promise Pegasus R4 users may mislay valuable data stored in it. But, one can bring back lost or erased data from Promise Pegasus R4 e using reliable data recovery software.

Promise Pegasus R4 data recovery tool:

Yodot Mac Data Recovery is the renowned software that is used to restore data from Promise Pegasus R4 on Mac system. This program can retrieve number of file types like documents, program files, MS Office files, digital photos, HD videos, audio recordings and other files from Promise Pegasus R4 within few seconds. It has inbuilt scanning technology, which helps to scan each and every sector of Promise Pegasus R4 drive in order to extract lost data. You can even perform recovery of data from Promise Pegasus J4 SSD drive and other portable hard drives manufactured by Buffalo, IoSafe, Sony, Seagate, Western Digital, Samsung, LaCie, Transcend, Dell, Apricorn, Porsche Design, Hitachi, Kingston, Intel, Supernova, Corsair, OCZ, etc. Other than RAID drives, this tool can also restore missing or erased data from internal hard drives, portable hard drives, Firewire drives, SSD drives, memory cards, iPods, etc on Mac OS X system. Along with Promise Pegasus R4 RAID device, you can also get back data from Seagate RAID drive, Intel RAID device, WD RAID drives and others brands of RAID drives on Macintosh computer running with Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks OS versions.

Steps to extract data from Promise Pegasus R4:

  • Connect affected Promise Pegasus R4 drive to healthy Mac system
  • Download and install Yodot Mac Data Recovery tool on that computer
  • Run the application and wait for the main window that shows two options, “Volume Recovery” and “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery”
  • Now, click on any of the option based on data loss scenario that you have faced with Promise Pegasus R4
  • In next screen, select the drive that represents externally connected Promise Pegasus R4 drive
  • By clicking next, the program scans entire Promise Pegasus R4 drive for missing or erased data and displays all recoverable files and folders
  • Mark required files by using “Data view” and “File Type view” options given
  • Then browse new destination location to save retrieved data on Mac system hard drive or on any external storage drive

Necessary Tips:

  • Maintain regular backup of essential data from Promise Pegasus R4
  • Don’t configure Promise Pegasus R4 drive if you don’t have complete knowledge