While most businesses and households shred sensitive documents before disposing of them, few consider the
massive amount of confidential information stored on old hard drives when upgrading to new computers. Contrary
to popular belief, formatting a hard drive does not remove the data stored on the drive.
Using a standard of removal first implemented by the military, Data Planet can
completely eradicate all data from old hard drives, eliminating the possibility
of private information being shared unwittingly with subsequent users.