Growing number of data centers turn to Blancco for best practices in
protecting customer data with certified, efficient and professional
JOENSUU, Finland, March 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Blancco, the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse solutions, offers
distinct advantages to complex data centers like those used by social
media sites, payment card companies and other large organizations. With
an increasing number of customers in this growing field, Blancco is
launching an initiative to inform the market about its solutions and
best practices for cost-effective, compliant data erasure.
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As part of the initiative, Blancco is offering a comprehensive white
paper, "Data Erasure Solutions for Data Center and Cloud Computing Security," for download.
"Data centers contain massive amounts of customer data that is protected
by industry standards and regulations like PCI DSS, HIPAA in the US and
EU directives," said Kim Väisänen, CEO and Co-Founder of Blancco.
"Given these compliance mandates and the need to protect sensitive
data, certified, efficient and professional data erasure is now more
important than ever."
According to Väisänen, Blancco offers three key advantages to data
Full control and auditability of the data erasure process through
detailed reports and centralized management.
Savings through reuse of existing hardware and configurations like
logical drives (LUNs).
Opportunities to offer new services such as secure data erasure after
data migration or a customer contract ends.
"As data centers grow more complex, we want to spotlight the advantages
our solutions offer," Väisänen said. "To eliminate the need for
multiple erasure products, data centers with high-end server and SAN
environments need a tool that erases a broad range of hardware like
Netapp, IBM, Oracle (SUN), HP, EMC, DELL, and Hitachi, as well as
Microsoft software. Our solutions are tailored to meet these
requirements. They also support virtual environments from both VMware
and Microsoft based on vSphere (ESXi) and Hyper-V, respectively."
Blancco's solutions can handle the different levels of data erasure required in a data center: File, LUN, Disk, Server and Storage.
"We are the only provider of a complete portfolio of certified solutions
for data erasure from smartphones to mainframes," Väisänen said. "We
look forward to continuing our work to help data centers meet their
Blancco is the proven data erasure solution for millions of users around
the globe. As the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse
solutions, Blancco offers the most certified data erasure solutions
within the industry. The company serves users across a wide range of
industries, including banking, finance, government and defense. The
company's products are highly valued by IT asset disposal professionals
around the world. Blancco operates from an extensive network of
international offices and partners across Europe, North America, the
Middle East, Russia, Asia and Australasia. More information is
available at http://www.blancco.com.
SOURCE: Blancco Oy Ltd.
For further information:
Blancco Oy Ltd.
Kim Väisänen, CEO and Co-Founder +358-50-585-2885 email@example.com