What You Don’t Know About Hard Drive Destruction

At first glance, a hard drive looks like a simple piece of computer equipment. But looks can be deceiving. The relatively insignificant looking square contains thousands of gigabits of your information. Information that has accumulated over the years, information that is most at risk when you are in the process of upgrading or discarding yourContinue Reading

Mobile Shredding or Shredding at Our Facility

What’s best for your business? Secure paper shredding is a necessity for companies large and small. If left exposed, billing information, patient records, or simply a misprinted form can become a risk for your company. DataShield is dedicated to meeting your needs. That’s why we give you options when it comes to shredding confidential documents.Continue Reading

Get the URGE to PURGE

The top three reasons to purge: Save Time and Money According to Business Insider, the average cost of a single data breach is over $7 million. This includes the cost to resolve the attack, regulatory fines, legal costs, notification costs… You get the picture. You can’t afford that. Here’s what you can afford… Purge onceContinue Reading

DataShield Helps the Citizens of Wayne with Unwanted Electronics

Saturday, September 24th marked the annual City of Wayne Green Team electronics recycling event with service provided by DataShield. For the fifth year in a row community members drove through and dropped off unwanted electronics. This event and others like it are aimed at keeping e-waste out of landfills through proper disposal. Using a firmContinue Reading

Poll Reveals 30 Percent Of Customers Fear Stolen Personal Information

Data breaches occur every day. You hear about them in your local community, national businesses and places you may frequent online. In a recent Gallup poll of 1,000 individuals only 21% indicated they have “a lot of trust” in the businesses that handle their personal information. Some 47% reported having “some trust.” The remainder ofContinue Reading