4 February 2004


~ New Office Demonstrates Continued Expansion of Worldwide 24/7 Data Recovery Services ~

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb 4, 2004 - Due to the growing demand for data recovery and retrieval solutions in the European market, Ontrack Data Recovery™, the largest, most experienced and technologically advanced provider of data recovery products and services in the industry, announced today its expansion into Madrid, Spain.

Nicholas Green has been selected to lead the new initiative at the Madrid office of Ontrack Iberia S.L. Mr. Green has been responsible for overseeing the growing Spanish market and customer base from Ontrack's London office, as well as marketing to the region through the creation of a partner network.

"With new investments and a commitment to information technology, we believe that Spain offers a tremendous opportunity for Ontrack Data Recovery within the European community," said Green."We are extremely pleased with the response our services and solutions have received thus far and are convinced that dedicated local service to our solid network of partners in Spain will further enhance our offerings."

With a wide range of data recovery services and software solutions, Ontrack Data Recovery helps business customers as well as end users to protect, save and recover important data. Ontrack Data Recovery offers everything from do-it-yourself software to customized service solutions allowing recovery anywhere, anytime from any operating system, storage or media type and cause of data loss.

Ontrack Iberia S.L. is located at General Castaños 11, 1º izqda, 28004 Madrid, Spain, and may be reached by telephone at 0034 91 310 67 20. Customers interested in Ontrack Data Recovery services can call Ontrack's 24-hour service line at 00 800 10 12 13 14.


About Kroll Ontrack

Kroll Ontrack Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kroll Inc, is a leading provider of data recovery and electronic evidence services. It helps individuals, companies, law firms and government agencies recover electronic information quickly and cost-effectively. In addition, it enables customers to protect, manage, backup and recover their valuable data.

Using its hundreds of proprietary tools and techniques, Kroll Ontrack is able to recover lost or corrupted data from all operating systems and types of storage devices through its do-it-yourself, remote and in-lab capabilities. Kroll Ontrack’s award-winning utility software tools help prevent critical data loss through problem-solving and file-management utilities.

Formerly known as Ontrack Data Recovery Europe Ltd., Kroll Ontrack operates as the Technology Services Group of Kroll. This is one of four businesses dedicated to providing practical and integrated solutions to organisations worldwide to help safeguard them against risk.

Kroll Ontrack can be reached online at www.krollontrack.co.uk or at ontrack.co.uk or by calling +44 (0)1372 741 999. For further information about Kroll Ontrack, please contact:

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