SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujitsu Computer Products of
America, Inc., one of the world's leading suppliers of innovative computer
products including hard disk drives, peripherals and biometric security
solutions, today proudly announced the Mag EraSURE(TM) Professional Value
(P2V) desktop degausser. The product is an effective, economical solution
for industries that require fast and secure removal of magnetically
recorded data from hard disk drives, removable disks and backup tapes.
The Fujitsu Mag EraSURE family of products utilizes a rare earth
permanent magnet to degauss magnetically recorded information. Data becomes
permanently unrecoverable by commercial means(1) once exposed to the
powerful magnet in the device. In addition to purging recorded information
on the storage device, including servo and calibration data, the degausser
also destroys most read/write heads.
"The rise of the digital age was accompanied by a dramatic increase in
the creation and storage of sensitive customer data," said Dan Dalton,
director, Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc. "From an operational
perspective this can cause challenges, one of which is how to securely
dispose of confidential information after it has served its useful purpose.
Mag EraSURE is the solution to that problem offering users a fast, easy and
reliable way to know that their information won't fall into the wrong
Another key feature of the Fujitsu Mag EraSURE is its user-friendly
operation. Users simply insert the drive into the degausser and push the
button; the device handles the rest. With its convenient desktop size, Mag
EraSURE is extremely well-suited for field or remote office applications in
a wide variety of industries that deal in highly sensitive information,
including: financial, legal, medical and data center markets.
Other key product specifications include:
-- Desktop model
-- 24x7 operation with no-wait duty cycle
-- Permanent magnet for long service
-- Accepts a wide variety of media
- Hard disk drives -- up to 3.5" and 1.6" height
- Removable disks -- Floppy, Zip(R), Rev(R) and Jazz(R)
- Backup tapes -- SDLT, DLT, LTO/LTO2, DAT, TRAVAN, AIT, QIC, 8mm
-- Supported technology
- Hard disk drives (longitudinal recording) up to 5000 Oe
- Tapes up to 2600 Oe
- Removable magnetic disks up to 5000 Oe
The Mag EraSURE P2V is the newest product in the Fujitsu family of
degaussers. Its sister product, the Mag EraSURE P3E for High Security
applications, was introduced in January 2006 and offers data erasing
capabilities up to 5300 Oe. In addition, the P3E is listed in the National
Security Agency (NSA) Degausser Evaluated Products List.
With over thirty years of experience in hard disk drive manufacturing,
Fujitsu has the unique knowledge and expertise to deliver best-in-class,
high-performance commercial degaussers.
Pricing and Availability
The Mag EraSURE P2V is priced at $13,500 (U.S. List). It will be
available through Fujitsu distributors including Bell Micro
(http://www.bellmicro.com/) and Avnet (http://www.avnet.com/) at the end of
Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications
solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies,
highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide
corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver
comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for its
customers' success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702)
reported consolidated revenues of about 4.8 trillion yen (US $40.6 billion)
for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006. See www.fujitsu.com for further
About Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc.
Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc. conducts engineering and
marketing activities in Sunnyvale, CA and sales operations throughout the
United States. Fujitsu Computer Products of America currently offers
products and services including hard disk drives, scanners and scanner
maintenance, Magneto-Optical drives, palm vein recognition technology, 10Gb
Ethernet switches and degaussers. Fujitsu Computer Products of America is
located at 1255 East Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA, 94085. For more
information about Fujitsu products and services, call us at 800-626-4686 or
408-746-7000. For more information, please see: http://us.fujitsu.com/fcpa.
(1) Data is unrecoverable by commercial data recovery services.
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intended to create any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a
particular purpose. Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc. reserves the
right to modify at any time without notice these statements, our services,
products, and their warranty and performance specifications.
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