We buy used tape specializes in purchasing your used and obsolete media. You may either donate your used media or you may submit a list for us to bid on. We used the highest standards to ensure you get the best money for your used media and also to ensure the utmost security of your data, that is we completely destroy any data on your tapes.
DONATE YOUR USED TAPE
We buy used tape can help you to donate your media to cause of your choice. Recoup more of your original expense with our donation program. Some companies have now decided to DONATE their surplus new and used tape inventories instead of selling them.
We work closely with several local non-profit organizations to make this an easy and viable option.
Degaussing is a process that reverses the polarity of the magnetic particles. This process erases data and servo tracks, in the event the tapes being erased use servo track technology. Media products such as 3480, 3490e, DLT, SDLT can be degaussed and the media reused. However, 3590, LTO, 9840 and 9940 cartridges cannot be degaussed without destroying the servo track(s). For these media types Recertification requires data destruction using modern methods which do not destroy the servo tracks.
We provide years of experience in Secure Data Eradication: Your compliance issues are met with our Media Buy Back and Data Eradication processes: Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA), Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Electronic Communications Privacy Act, Computer Matching and Privacy Protection Act, Computer Security Act, and Sarbanes Oxley regulations as well as D.O.D. (Department of Defense) standards for data destruction.