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Ultratec Group, the leading provider of data security services and solutions, announces that Ultratest Solutions, a division of Ultratec, is the world’s first successful applicant to pass the ADISA Product Assurance Test on its new Genesis Hard Drive Repair & Data Sanitisation product.
Asset Disposal and Information Security Alliance (ADISA) launched its Product
Assurance service in 2020, to provide a higher level of accreditation to the
internationally recognised ADISA Product Claims Test that assesses the
capabilities and development of software overwriting products.
Ultratest’s Genesis product
is a fully automated, standalone solution for volume Data Erasure, Drive Test
& Repair on SSD and Hard Drives. Genesis has been born out of more than 20
years of knowledge and experience in data wiping & servicing hard
drives. The technology has been designed with the aim of providing an easy-to-use
automated platform for data sanitisation, with unique features including the
repair of drives to a Grade A zero-defect standard.
was submitted to the ADISA Research Centre under test reference ADPC0064 and underwent
significant forensic testing on a sample of magnetic and solid-state drives. During
the laboratory tests, destructive forensic methods were applied to the test
media to attempt to recover data with those attempts being unsuccessful. In addition to the Product Assurance
assessments, a Penetration Test was carried out positively to ensure secure
Woodward, Managing Director at UltraTest said,
are delighted to be the first to be granted the ADISA Product Assurance
accreditation. This certification is a clear endorsement of Ultratest’s ability
to meet the highest standards of data erasure and test solutions in the Hard
Drive & Data Storage sector.
represents a substantial market opportunity for Ultratest and is a key component
in Ultratec Group’s strategy to expand the suite of quality services we can
provide our customers and enhance shareholder value.”
Andrew Blyth, head of the ADISA test lab commented,
“The Product Assurance checks not only ability of the software to successful overwrite data but also checks the competence of the software developer to create a consistent and viable product moving forward. It is the most comprehensive test worldwide for software overwriting tools on all media types.”