Blancco Virtual Machine Eraser

Secure Data Erasure for Virtual Machines and Hypervisors, allowing organizations to automatically destroy all data when virtual machines are no longer needed. 

How it Works

With highly flexible deployment options, organizations can choose between erasing data from standalone and target-specific virtual machines with command lines on the hypervisor layer. 

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Erasure Across Infrastructure

Guarantee your data has been securely erased from virtual machines, to improve your data management policies and achieve regulatory compliance. Ensure all sensitive data is securely erased across your virtual infrastructure quickly and simultaneously, with a 100% tamper-proof report for an audit trail

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Erasing Data on Hypervisor Layers 

Create automated policies to securely erase all data associated with virtual machines, without disturbing other virtual machines on the same hypervisor, allowing your organization to ensure compliance without impacting your business.

Key Benefits

Secure erasure of Virtual Machines in enterprise environments

Secure Erasure

Secure erasure of sensitive data stored on virtual machines, including all files associated with the targeted virtual machine

Multiple Processes

Conducts erasure in multiple ways – automatic, semi-automatic and manual process


Integrates easily with VMware and allows easy updates for virtual machines and the product through improved integration with vRealize Orchestrator


Supports the greatest number of hypervisors across VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, Oracle Virtual Box and virtual hard disk formatted for VMDK, VHDX, VDI and OVF


Provides a digitally signed certificate of erasure for a complete audit trail


Ensures compliance with industry standards and regulations, including PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOX, ISO 27001 and EU General Data Protection Regulation 

The most certified data erasure in the world


Tamper-proof audit trail


Global certifications, & recommendations


Compliance with regulatory standards


Standards for data erasure

Case Study

“Blancco helps us in securely erasing all IT equipment in a secure and auditable way. By securely erasing data at end-of-life, we can assure our end clients that we take care of their data with high priority till the very end of the data lifecycle and that we are compliant with all regulations.”

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Case Study

“Blancco helped VietinBank accomplish the project quickly and conveniently and provides erasure with a full auditable process via Management Console, enabling efficient management and tracking.”

Nguyen The Thinh, Deputy Director, Information Technology Center, VietinBank Read case study
Case Study

“I’m a data protection officer and I make sure that the personal data of our clients are secure. Blancco simply just closes the loop of the data lifecycle. That’s why I really feel the need to include Blancco in our processes and governance.”

Sasa Montes, DPO, Unionbank Watch the video

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Seamlessly integrate data erasure software within your environment and streamline compliance with global regulations. See first-hand how Blancco increases data protection across the widest variety of drives and data storage scenarios.

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Data Center

Try our data center solution

Sanitize decommissioned physical assets—at scale—and manage data erasure in active environments more efficiently and effectively. Put Blancco to the test on your loose drives, servers, VMs, LUNs, server arrays, and more.

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