Category Archives: Hard Drive Destruction

Phiston Technologies provides a wide array of hard drive destruction products that are guaranteed to meet your data security needs!

Phiston Technologies –Hard Disk Crushing Experts

A hard disk (HDD) is a non-removable disk that stores a large amount of sensitive information by storing software and data files on your PC. A HDD essentially holds your personal and business files. A hard disk is also known as an electro-mechanical data storage device with magnetic storage with retrieval capabilities. However, if you […]

Protect Your Information– How To Successfully Crush Your Hard Drive

Your hard drive is the central nervous system of your PC. It’s an external or internal component that stores your data. The information on your hard drive is sensitive and poses a threat to your security if placed in the wrong hands. In fact, you should never throw a computer away or simply try to […]

Tips on How to Find the Right Company to Outsource Your Hard Disk Crushing

Was your company’s technology recently compromised? If so, you should seriously consider destroying your hard disk and other hardware. Many businesses decide to outsource their hard disk crushing needs to an experienced professional who can safely do the job at an affordable rate. Below are several questions you should ask when trying not find a qualified […]

What’s better than a hard disk eraser?

Each year, millions of computers are retired.  Sometimes their components, such as memory cards, power supplies, and other bits and pieces like fans and cases are recycled by intrepid IT workers.  But a lot of the time, the units are disposed of whole, making their ways into some of the least secure environments on the […]

Hard Drive Degaussing (Erasing) Versus Destruction

ITAMs or IT Asset Managers bear a great responsibility—planning for the proper disposal of any devices that contain or may contain sensitive or protected information. For many years, simply erasing hard drives and deleting files was considered to be sufficient, which is why companies like SpaceX trust our processes. More recently, however, data leaks have […]