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  • How Much Is A Bale Of Cardboard Worth?

    How Much Is A Bale Of Cardboard Worth? (It May Surprise You) You’re going to learn how to save your company thousands of dollars on waste pickup by using a baling machine.  The best part about this article is that I’m pulling together real data to show you how people are losing money in their […]
  • Medical Document Shredding

    Medical Document Shredding – What You Need To Know Medical document shredding can be an expensive and risky venture if mishandled. In this article, I’m going to give you the real data that shows you how to save money with medical shredding. With HIPAA HITECH regulations and hospital capacities reaching record highs, security is getting […]
  • How To Choose A Degausser

    Introduction: A Guide To Choose The Right Degausser There are a few different options to look at when you’re choosing a degausser for your organization.    This article will go over the security level that you may need, portability, and budget options.   Degausser Security Levels If you are working for the federal government, then […]
  • Degaussing: How Does It Work?

    Introduction To Degaussing Degaussing is the process of demagnetizing a magnetic field. Common uses for degaussing include erasing data from Hard Disk Drives (HDDs), VHS tapes, LTO tapes, DLT tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, and cassettes. Degaussing is also used to remove discoloration from older CRT color TV monitors and on battleships. In fact, degaussing played an […]
  • Could Your Copy Machine’s Hard Drive Be The Source Of A Potential Data Breach?

    For many computer users who are getting rid of an old computer, they are aware that they have to either wipe their data or store it securely before they throw away or sell their computer.   There is another piece of office equipment that people seem to be forgetting about or don’t even know about […]
  • Stay GDPR Compliant with a Degausser (Wipe Hard Drives)

    Many businesses in today’s economy collect data on previous or prospective customers and clients to analyze, interpret and respond to consumer demand and behavior.    This emphasis on data collection has led to businesses gaining unprecedented value in consumer insights.    However, recent concerns have arisen that people’s private information may be exposed or misused […]
  • 3 Of The Best NSA-Listed Hard Drive Destroyers Of 2020

    NSA Listed Data Destruction Equipment: Our Review Today, we’re going to review the top 3 best hard drive destroyers in 2020.   These devices range from portable destroyers to stationery office equipment.   We even gave you a price range of $500 to $16,000 to give you the flexibility you need in making a buying […]
  • The Top 3 Reasons Why A Degausser Is Convenient

    Intro If keeping data secure is a priority for you, then your going to want to find solutions that work with your budget, space, and workflow.   In this article, we’re going to discuss the top 3 elements that make a degausser a convenient solution as an HDD sanitizer.   Degaussers Are The Perfect Size! […]
  • The Fastest Way To Erase Data From A Hard Drive: 5 Methods Explained

    Introduction This article is going to give an overview of the speed that it takes to erase data from a hard drive using 5 different methods.   We are going to compare speed as well as efficiency and logistics of each method.   The methods included in this article are: DBAN or the Overwriting Method […]
  • Degaussing: The Benefits of Using a Degausser In 2020

    Introduction This article explains why degaussing is the best method of data erasure for hard drives in 2020.   A degausser is a machine that sends an EMP through a hard drive to erase the data stored on the hard drive.   Degaussing is the process that refers to the EMP that is sent through […]
  • 4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Paper Cutter

    There are several things to look at when deciding which paper cutter will work best for you. What types of jobs are you doing? Where are you going to put your new machine? How much is your budget? Who is going to be using your paper cutter?

    Paper Cutter Choices

    When producing your different jobs, what is the largest piece of paper that will need to be cut? All of the stack cutters Whitaker...

  • Hard drive destruction methods for every user

    Whitaker Brothers offers many different machines for hard drive destruction. The difference being how many hard drives will you be destroying on a regular basis. The destruction of hard drives is considered recommended by the NSA. Degaussing is the required method for making sure information cannot be recovered when best-practices compliance is mandatory.  We will not be covering that here. 

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