Hard Drive Shredding
In the age of an abundance of technology, it can be easy to neglect the proper disposal of your old hard drives and other media devices. However, some of your most valuable corporate or client data may be trapped inside these devices.
The risk of just throwing them away could jeopardize important information, such as medical records, business expertise, insider trade secrets or the like.
How We Can Help You with Hard Drive Shredding
Central Texas Shredding is a pioneer in destroying hard drives in a way that meets the highest security standards. Companies in all types of industries, including IT, trust us with the destruction of their hard drives, and you can count on us to deliver the same secure process and precision to destroy the hard drives from your personal devices.
If you are located in the Austin, Georgetown, Round Rock, San Marcos or surrounding areas, we are your #1 local source for securely destroying your hard drives or other media devices. We guarantee that each item you entrust to us will be destroyed in a manner that is secure, effective, and much more efficient than trying to physically destroy them yourself.
With our on-site hard drive shredding services, we can come to you and provide our efficient and secure destruction service at your company’s offices or at your home.
What Types of Drives Can We Destroy?
The following list includes examples of types of devices that contain personal information we can destroy:
- Hard drives
- Solid state drives (SSD)
- Backup tapes
- USB drive/thumb drives
We work hard to make sure that no material is ever sent to a landfill where it would be harmful to the environment. Rest assured, your data and hard drives will be completely destroyed and the resulting material recycled or disposed of in an environmentally-friendly way.
We even provide you with the scanned serial number and a certified Certificate of Destruction (CoD), showing that each hard drive (listed by serial number) has been properly destroyed and disposed of in a manner that meets regulatory standards.
Destruction: It’s the Law
It’s important to remember that in accordance with HIPAA, GLB, and other regulations that affect many industries, personal information must be completely destroyed. This means that simply erasing a hard drive is not considered an acceptable way to protect your patients’, customers’, or employees’ personal information.
Instead, the only way to actually carry out your due diligence is to shred the hard drives in the most effective way possible: using our state-of-the-art technology.
Don’t gamble with your most valuable asset: information. Instead, minimize risk by completely destroying your hard drives. Trusting Central Texas Shredding with your hard drive disposal will give you peace of mind knowing that crucial data is destroyed, and you’ll even have a Certificate of Destruction to keep for your records.
Wondering if we can help your company destroy your hard drives? Complete the form on this page or give us a call and let us know more about how we can help you with your next hard drive shredding project!