Confidently erase data in active environments and from used IT assets.
Boost services throughout the device lifecycle—from first sale to end-of-life.
Expedite processes, recover more marketable product, and increase services.
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Your sensitive data has reached the end of its lifecycle – whether it’s been superseded or declared redundant, old or trivial (ROT), it needs to be removed from your storage mediums without compromising the integrity of either the data or the medium.
Public and private sector enterprises must guard against data vulnerabilities, comply with numerous data protection regulations, efficiently use resources and incorporate eco-friendly practices—all within a complex portfolio of IT assets.
Our certified data erasure software performs at scale, eradicating data within active networks and across IT assets, from fleets of devices to multi-location data centers or cloud storage.
IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) Providers
Blancco provides certified erasure at scale for recyclable data storage assets, increasing the number of used drives and devices preserved for resale.
With 20+ years of partnering with ITADs, Blancco provides IT recycling and remarketing organizations worldwide with labor-saving solutions. These accelerate end-of-life IT asset erasures, grading processes, device valuations and time to market—minimizing costs and maximizing returns.
Erase internal assets at End-of-Life (EOL) for reuse, resale, recycling or donation.
Use customizable deployment options to suit your security settings, goals and requirements across departments, locations or regions. Deploy Blancco Drive Eraser using MSI preinstall, as well as through endpoint management systems such as Microsoft Endpoint Manager, ServiceNow and more.
A comprehensive, digitally-signed and tamper-proof Certificate of Erasure, customizable according to your organization’s compliance and auditing needs, is generated.
All activities are logged, ensuring absolute transparency and gapless security before and during the auditing process. Each report includes a digital signature for maximum security and to avoid tampering.
Securely erase data on loose drives and enclosures. Blancco Hardware Solutions provide the most trusted approach for onsite data sanitization requirements using a quick and effective process
A 3-year limited warranty and support are also available
Tamper-proof audit trail
Global certifications, & recommendations
Compliance with regulatory standards
Standards for data erasure
Ensure your sensitive data – regardless of underlying technology – has been permanently sanitized from servers, laptops, desktops and drives with the most certified data erasure software solution on the market.
Securely erase sensitive files, folders and free disk space from PC desktop computers, laptops and servers – either manually or automatically either manually or automatically
Permanently erase data from removable media including USB drives, SD cards, micro drives, CompactFlash cards and other flash memory storage devices
Erase data in active storage environments while allowing your operating system to remain intact, guaranteeing your Logical Unit Numbers (LUNs) are properly sanitized
Secure Data Erasure for Virtual Machines and Hypervisors, allowing organizations to automatically destroy all data when virtual machines are no longer needed.
Accelerate what was once a heavily manual and device-specific factory reset process and achieve full sanitization of your network switches.
Onsite appliances with certified data erasure software for loose, failing or RMA drives and hard drive enclosures
“Blancco gives us peace of mind that our data is secure and only present in authorized devices. All other devices that used to contain our data have been erased completely and that data cannot be recovered.”
“Blancco was the obvious choice to help us through what was a challenging and time-pressured period. Blancco’s software provided us with the means to erase data from hundreds of machines in quick fashion and with minimal setup time.”
“What’s really surprising was working with Blanco was how easy it was. We are delivering in over 100 countries. That means 100 cultures, languages and so on, and really, we had no problems [introducing] this product in our field.”
See how our solutions can integrate within your specific environment, enforce compliance with global regulations, and increase data protection across the widest variety of drives. Get complete data sanitization with certification and verification.
Discover how you can quickly and efficiently sanitize loose drives, servers, VMs, LUNs, server arrays, and more. Whether you need to sanitize decommissioned physical assets at scale before they leave your facilities, or erase data in active environments, our solutions ensure compliance and increase data protection.