Hard Drive Shredding and SSD Pulverization
Shredding for hard drives, tapes and solid state drives. Always available offsite and onsite.
When you need complete, absolute destruction of hard drives, magnetic tape, motherboards, tablets, cell phones and more, you want shred. For SSDs, the shred is so fine that nothing is left but dust.
Stop data breaches
You know the risk of data sliding out the door with retired or expired IT equipment. Security breaches cost far more than fines. Reputation damage, lost customers and lost revenue are resting on a job that must be well done.
Onsite shredding of hard drives, tapes and other IT devices is the first and strongest defense against a data offsite data breach. It’s almost always the low cost option.
Solid state drives (SSDs) need pulverization as fine as 2 mm to ensure 100% data eradication because they store vast amounts of data on small flash memory chips. Final result? A pile of dust.
Picking the right data destruction partner is one of the most important decisions you can make to protect confidential information and client relationships.
“The experience in KSC was outstanding. Your crew showed up motivated and organized, straight to work. We completed the project with a total of 2450 drives [shredded]”
Hard drive and SSD shredding service options include
- Device serial # scan
- Serial # matching to host unit
- Inventory validation and reconciliation
- Choice of shred size: 2 mm (SSD only), 10 mm square, 10 mm, 20 mm, 30 mm
- On your schedule
- Full audit with reporting
- Rigorous chain of custody documentation
- Documentation for compliance, audits and reports
- Certificate of Data Destruction
- Video monitoring
- Onsite, offsite or hybrid
- Weight comparison and reporting
- Single source vendor (shred, erasure, pulverization, audit, packing, shipping, logistics, etc.)
- Lockable storage, secure cases and cages >
- Hard drive removal from device
- Recycling >
- IT Asset Disposition Support >
- IT Packing and Logistics >
Guardian offers more
Onsite hard drive shredding decreases the risk of data breaches, theft or loss in transit. With our mobile data destruction trucks and global partnerships we can destroy data just about anywhere.
Our standardized processes and flexible approach create a consistent process that fits neatly into any project scope and any partner agreements.
Guardian follows a hands-on project management policy so that any issues (there will inevitably be one) are vetted, communicated, escalated and resolved as quickly as possible.
Every situation is different. That’s why we have a full range of services to meet every requirement (or whim).
Let’s talk. Oftentimes we have a quick turnaround on the pricing and information you need to move forward with your project.
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Overwhelmed with hard drive shredding questions? Let’s have coffee and a conversation. Guardian can help.
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