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Decommissioning & IT Removal

Renewing and refreshing your IT equipment is a critical part of increasing your organisational effectiveness and ensuring that your information technologies align with your organisation’s goals. Your legacy systems aren’t just difficult and expensive to maintain; they may also pose a significant security risk. You need a decommissioning strategy at the end of your technology lifecycle to manage the final stage of upgrading. It’s more than just throwing away the old equipment, it takes awareness of sensitive data and a strategic, systematic approach. That’s why Excess Technology is the IT decommissioning and recycling choice for many companies just like yours. We can handle your decommissioning process with these services:
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Data Centre Decommissioning Whether you need to move a single server or an entire data centre you can trust Excess Technology to provide a secure, rapid service for your business. With years of experience in dealing with server, storage, and network equipment from all the major manufacturers, you can rely on Excess Technology to provide a flexible, reliable service customised to your needs. Our Data Decommissioning Strategy – Ways To Tackle Problems Along The Way Having a data centre decommissioned is not an easy task, it is especially hard. But you don’t have to worry when you have Excess Technology taking over the data centre decommissioning in your office. We have the right people for this job as well as the required experience to tackle any obstacles in the way. To provide your organisation with flawless and outrightly seamless data decommissioning services in Sydney, we have come up with a broad strategy. We believe this strategy is the key to a successful IT asset and equipment removal along with your data centre. So, let’s see how this strategy pans out!Set-up We will draft a scope of work for your data decommissioning project by outlining all the goals, deliverables, and proper report creations. So, we can decide on a budget for the project before we initiate any decommissioning. Listing The Items Next comes the proper accounting of all the IT assets, hardware, software, and other electronic IT equipment that you want to decommission. By doing this, we will map out all the things that are to be disposed of and recycled. This key point leads us to a much efficient and doable IT asset recovery. Planning Now it’s time to delegate responsibilities of the entire IT decommissioning project to people on our staff. While planning the layout, we will factor in things like the estimated time of project completion, exceptions, resources needed and more. So, you will experience seamless IT equipment removal, disposition, and recycling. Once we are all set and our plan is ready, we will discuss it at length with you. So, there are no chances of any miscommunication in the later stages of data centre decommissioning. Everything will be panned out as laid down in our strategy, given you a proper and hassle-free IT asset removal in Sydney.Data Centre Removal process
  1. Inspection – Excess Technology will come onsite to inspect the equipment being decommissioned. The inspection allows us to provide an accurate quote on the cost of decommissioning and buy back value of the goods.
  2. De-cable – Our technicians will disconnect all cables that are connected to your equipment before removing from the rack.
  3. De-rack – Our technicians will physically remove your equipment and rails from their racks and packed securely.
  4. Racks Removal – Once all equipment from the racks have been removed, our technicians will remove the racks from the data centre.
  5. Reporting – Our technicians will conduct a thorough inspection of the equipment and provide the customer with an IT disposal report.
  6. Data erasure – Our technicians will erase the data from any equipment that contains hard drives using Blancco software. Any hard drives that fail the wipe are destroyed.
Whatever the requirements of your office removal, we have a solution to meet your needs. Excess Technology staff can decommission your computers, monitor, telephones, and other IT equipment in one go.Office IT Asset Removal process
  1. Inspection – Excess Technology will come onsite to inspect the equipment for removal. The inspection allows us to provide a quote on the cost of removal and buy back value of the goods.
  2. De-cable – Our technicians will disconnect all cables and devices connected prior to removal. Everything will be safely packed and transported back to our warehouse for inspection and testing.
  3. Reporting – Our technicians will conduct a thorough inspection of the equipment and provide the customer with an IT disposal report.
  4. Data erasure – Our technicians will erase the data from any equipment that contains hard drives using Blancco software. Any hard drives that fail the wipe are destroyed using our Garner PD-5 hard-drive destroyer.
Get Your Quote Today – Reliable Data Decommissioning Services Excess Technology is the perfect place for your IT asset removal and recycling. Our data decommissioning services are reliable, quick and we ensure that our work won’t impact the environment in any way whatsoever. So, call us now!

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IT Asset Disposal
Excess Technology provides the most ecologically friendly and ethically responsible methods for decommissioning end-of-life and overstocked IT assets. Information technology asset disposal offers businesses a legally compliant, environmentally protective, maximum financial return and data secure method for decommissioning of old or retired IT equipment.
E-waste Recycling
The correct management of e-waste starts by keeping your old IT hardware and electronics out of landfill. There are costs associated with recycling e-waste. The first cost is the removal or collection, the second comes from recycling of e-waste and the third is from data destruction and hard drive shredding. If your company has old IT equipment that has been set aside for disposal, please contact Excess Technology to schedule a pickup. The cost of having your office’s e-waste collected and recycled may be less than you think and in some cases, it might even be FREE!
Onsite Data Erasure & Destruction
Excess Technology ensures that data from hard drives is erased using military grade software or crushed using DOD compliance hardware. Excess technology provides onsite or off-site data erasure and hard drive destruction service.
It Asset Buyback
Our removal and collection service encompasses the secure removal of all electronics, IT equipment and electrical machinery from locations Australia wide. Excess Technology are experienced in removing and collecting IT equipment from both offices and data centres.
Get Your Quote Today – Reliable Data Decommissioning Services Government DepartmentsOur secure and compliant services guarantee to maintain confidentiality and provide total data destruction. We understand the need for increased security in Government Departments, hence we provide ISM compliant data destruction methods. We remove and recycle IT Assets from a large number of Councils and Government Departments, both here in NSW and also throughout Australia. We also provide on-site data erasure when required.For any councils that we deal with that are not local, we normally ask that they send us a detailed list of any equipment that they have for disposal, and we quote based on the information received. The information that we ask for is usually Make, Model, Condition, Hard Drives, Processor, Memory, Monitor Size. Also, we need to know if the drives need all data erased, and if devices come complete with original charger/power leads, keyboards, pens etc.Once we have a complete list, we then base our quote on this information, after allowing for any transport costs from the customer’s location to our warehouse. We do our utmost to keep the transport cost to a minimum, and we will liaise with the customer and our local agents to find the cheapest, most efficient way to carry this out. Sometimes it is best to use our own trucks, but often the best way is to use trusted couriers such as Fedex, and we will arrange collection using our account.Once the equipment arrives at our secure warehouse, we carry out a full audit and testing, along with data erasure when required. Once this is completed, we then provide a full Audit Report and all Data Erasure Certificates.Get Your Quote Today – Reliable Data Decommissioning ServicesExcess Technology is the perfect place for your IT asset removal and recycling. Our data decommissioning services are reliable and quick, we also ensure that our work won’t impact the environment in any way whatsoever.
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