Blancco Mobile solution brings data erasure best practices to mobile
devices; white paper provides guidelines for achieving world-class IT
security and compliance
JOENSUU, Finland, July 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Gartner predicts that sales of
smartphones and tablets will pass one billion in 2013, and these
devices are no longer relegated to personal use. The majority of mobile
devices now used by today's mobile workforce are often loaded with
sensitive corporate, customer and employee data. Blancco, the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse solutions, is
helping companies around the world securely manage the Bring Your Own
Device (BYOD) trend.
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"With data erasure best practices and tools like third-party TÜV
approved Blancco Mobile, we are helping organizations eliminate the risk of costly data
breaches and comply with standards and regulations," said Kim Väisänen,
CEO and Co-Founder of Blancco. "Our customers have implemented
effective policy and processes to erase data securely when ownership of
a smartphone changes, or when BYOD tablets and smartphones are
Blancco has developed a white paper offering guidelines to ensure secure
and efficiently managed erasure of data from mobile devices, with
minimal resources required and no business disruption. Download it at http://www.blancco.com/en/erase-smartphones/. The paper outlines the advantages that certified data erasure-a software approach for overwriting and eliminating all electronic
information-offers over physical destruction of devices, factory
resetting and less comprehensive overwriting approaches.
"Providing verifiable proof of data erasure is another important aspect
of our solution," Väisänen said. "Our white paper discusses this and
other critical details of compliance. We are pleased to share it with
organizations wanting to achieve excellence in data security."
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.
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Blancco Oy Ltd.
Kim Väisänen, CEO and Co-Founder