Our web development company was charging us for website management and hosting. Naturally, I assumed that our data was safe. We patched things together but had to limp through the rest of the holiday season with missing product information. These were very expensive lessons to learn.
Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) April 10, 2009
On December 13th, Michael Sterner's worst fears were realized. The 127 year old Duluth, MN manufacturer’s web development company fell victim to a system error stopping sales and causing critical data to be lost.
“Our web development company was charging us for website management and hosting. Naturally, I assumed that our data was safe. We patched things together but had to limp through the rest of the holiday season with missing product information. These were very expensive lessons to learn."
After the holidays Michael Sterner researched ways to back up his data, but because the site was created by a separate firm he had no access to the it. “I could see all of the information I needed on the site, but we had no way to get at the data.”
After doing some research, Sterner found Mozenda. “At first, the software seemed too good to be true. Mozenda was able to harvest all of the data from duluthpack.com and replicate our database without ever seeing it.”
By means of Mozenda's (Website Data Extraction -
technology, Internet retailer Duluth Pack was able to obtain its critical assets and build an offsite back-up for the company’s entire system, much of it previously inaccessible.
About Duluth Pack
Duluth Pack has been manufacturing quality canvas and leather goods in Duluth, Minnesota Since 1882. The company makes everything from its original canoe packs, to high quality canvas and leather luggage, business gear, school bags, hunting gear and more. Every pack they make comes with a Lifetime Guarantee, a testament of the commitment to quality they have had for 127 years.
For more information about Duluth Pack visit http://www.duluthpack.com
MOZENDA is a Salt Lake City tech firm specializing in the development and sale of (web data extraction software tools - http://www.mozenda.com).
Its cornerstone product is the patent-pending Web Agent Builder 2.0, a web data extraction tool that grabs precise website content and organizes it into useable formats.
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