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XTechnology Global Will Be Attending the 2013 Markley Data Center Summit

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2013 Markley Data Center Summit Boston, MA






Members of the XTechnology Global team will be attending the 2013 Data Center Summit, put on by the Markley Group, on March 7th in Boston, Massachusetts. Markley Group is New England’s largest telecommunications and data center facility.  This Summit will bring industry professionals to downtown Boston for panel discussions and presentations about cloud computing, emerging data center trends and more. These discussions and presentations will be put on by industry experts from all across the globe.

XTechnology Global is attending this event to make sure we are current with all of our topics like virtualization trends, best practices to protect sensitive information and data center relocation. This is also a great way for us to network with others in the industry to make sure that we are providing you with the best service possible. This year’s Summit promises to have a whole new look and feel to it and XTG is happy to be a part of it!

R2 Certified – Responsible Recycling in Boston, MA

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R2 Certified Responsible Recycling in Boston, MA




XTechnology Global is an IT asset recovery company that has ISO and R2 certifications. We provide maximum R.O.I. on non performing inventory from the data center to the desktop. Products that have no remarketing value are deemed E-waste.  All products that are given the e-waste title are processed at the company’s facility, de-manufactured and sent to verified downstream vendors for further processing.

XTG’s Environmental Sustainability programs allow for clients to track all equipment disposal.  There are many benefits to using an R2 certified company such as XTG.  These benefits include, but are not limited to, making real, measurable, and positive impacts toward reducing your organization’s carbon footprint and overall effect on the environment.  XTG provides detailed reports for their process of recycling that meets R2, ISO9001, ISO14001, and OHSAS18001 certification standards.  In turn, XTG’s recycling reports creates a value added to your organization’s environmental sustainability team as it includes a WARM model.  As a result of these reports, your company has tangible data as it relates to your recycling efforts; these reports will show the amount of greenhouse gases and carbon credits you saved as a result of your recycling efforts.  Go Green and GO Green with XTechnology Global.

Please contact your XTG representative to find out how we can become a recycling service for your organization.

Data Eradication and Media Sanitization in Boston, MA

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XTechnology Global provides best in class non-destructive media sanitization  for all storage media. Interfaces include IDE, SATA, SAS, Fiber Channel, SCSI and Solid State devices. Program selection includes up to 14 different settings to provide the client with choices that will suit their needs.


Data eradication programs:

  • 1X Write NIST clearData Eradication in Boston, MA
  • 1X Write DOD Clear
  • 1X Write Verify, DOD Clear Verify
  • 1X Zero Drive
  • 3X Write DOD without Verify
  • 3XWrite  Verify DOD sanitize
  • 3X Write Verify NAVSO Purge
  • 3X Write Verify NAVSO purge without format
  • 5X Write
  • 5X Write Verify
  • 7X Write
  • 7X Write Verify

1X program writes with a random pattern to the device. Above 1X write programs write varying patterns depending on the program run.  If NIST program is selected, once program is completed devices that pass are in compliance to NIST 800-88 Specification.  If a DOD (Department of Defense) program is selected, devices that pass are in compliance to DoD 5220.22-M. Once complete  a report is generated with serial number, program run, date, time of pass, duration of run, bad block count, operation of machine and system version of program. Data is now in compliance to SARRBOX, Graham-Leach-Blily act, FACTA and HIPAA. Devices can now be remarketed or repurposed with peace of mind knowing that the data has been sanitized.

As the custodian of clients data we make sure that all reports are fully audited in accordance to XTG’s ISO certified guidelines.

Please contact your XTG representative to find out how we can deploy our mobile data eradication services to your site for data sanitization.

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