ReStor Lab, India’s first ISO certified HDD and SSD repair company, announced its exclusive partnership with world’s leading certified data erasure software company “YouWipe”.Besides enhancing its offering of Data-Erasure-As-A-Service (DEAAS) to Indian market, this move is said to facilitate its partners like Corporate VARs, e-waste refurbishers / ITADs with s/w licenses at competitive rates so they can also offer Data Erasure services to their customers.
“We are thrilled to provide Indian ITAD Centers, as well as Corporate and Public agencies with exclusive Youwipe Certified Data Erasure technology” Restor Lab Pvt Ltd., CEO and Founder, Sharad Srivastava said. Stating the benefits of this technology, he further added, “ Youwipe is software based method, ensuring 100% data on HDD, SSD, Flash and mobile device is completely destroyed and rendered uncovered by any current technology. Once data is erased, a digitally signed, temper proof certificate of erasure is provided for detail audit trail to comply with internal or external auditing requirements.”
Ariel Figueras, YouWipe CEO and Co-Founder, Finland also replied affirmatively to the collaboration and believes that it will boost the Indian market’s ability to employ highly sophisticated NATO Accredited data erasure technology and solution to reduce electronic waste.
“YouWipe has been certified under rigorous and professional standards, by governments and independent security organizations, such as NATO, the UK National cyber security center (NCSC), the Common Criteria (EAL +3), TÜV Saarland, the Dutch General Intelligence and security services, the Finnish National cyber security center (TRAFICOM), and ADISA ( UK asset Disposal and alliance security alliance), among others. YouWipe meets or exceeds strict government regulation and industry standards such as GDPR, HIPAA, FACTA, PCI DSS, Sox, and the data protection act.”, said Mr. Figueras.
Youwipe is simple to use and integrated s/w helps secure data erasure/data sanitization based on world recognized and certified standard method/algorithms. Same integrated s/w is required for HDD (all interfaces and class), data center storage, Solid State Drives (SSD), mobile phone ( iPhone & Android phones) & flash drives. After the secure erasure, s/w generates a report with all the details of hardware and storage device model and sr no. A detailed configuration and test report of each major component of the system will also help rental / leasing business.
Restor Lab is currently headquartered in Gurgaon and is affiliated to Supertron Electronics Pvt Ltd. Supertron Electronics has a pan India presence with 34 branch offices and warehouses and 19 satellite offices across 29 states and UTs with 750 employees and a strong network of 27 service locations. Supertron clocked a turnover of around Rs. 4700 Crore during FY 2020-21. Supertron caters to over 11,000 channel partners spread across the country. The success of its strategic tie ups with more than 27 world class allied brands has bolstered the growth of Supertron and helped the company to strengthen its position among the leading distribution houses in India.