360° Coverage : Compliance Standards LLC Awards Data Security Firm Blancco Five-...

11 Updates

Compliance Standards LLC Awards Data Security Firm Blancco Five-Star Excellence Rating for Vision, Execution, and Sustainability

Apr 15 2014, 7:08am CDT | by

Miami, FL, April 15, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Compliance Standards LLC announces that data erasure expert Blancco was awarded a five-star rating for its corporate vision, execution and sustainability...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

31 weeks ago

Compliance Standards LLC Awards Data Security Firm Blancco Five-Star Excellence Rating for Vision, Execution, and Sustainability

Apr 15 2014, 7:08am CDT | by

Miami, FL, April 15, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Compliance Standards LLC announces that data erasure expert Blancco was awarded a five-star rating for its corporate vision, execution and sustainability strategy.

To be awarded a 5-star rating, Blancco, a unit of Regenersis achieved a healthy 91% score, showing that the company’s current business model is sound, and its vision and future development are likely to guarantee sustainable business. Its offerings and business model are relevant within the context of a highly sensitive data security environment. This makes the company’s products and solutions relevant to the market.

“Blancco tends to be the default data erasure firm used by leading ITAD operators and electronics recyclers polled by Compliance Standards for the purpose of its research. Blancco’s products and services are also well introduced within many large organizations on the end-user side, servicing sectors like law enforcement, the financial industry, healthcare, and other verticals,” says David Daoud, Managing Director of Compliance Standards LLC. Adding that “the company has good growth prospects in the horizontal space and we expect the bulk of its future go-to-market investments to focus on building a direct sales approach to enterprise IT, expanding above and beyond the rapidly consolidating IT Asset Disposition services sector. Furthermore, its parent company Regenergis is likely to play a significant role in helping Blancco penetrate the OEM market and by extension the transactional consumer space in the long run.”

Going forward, Compliance Standards expects at least four critical factors to drive growth momentum for Blancco:

o The secondary market for client devices will remain relatively healthy, despite a cooling off of demand in the brand new IT equipment market. Although traditional distributed IT equipment such as desktops and notebooks are witnessing a decline in sales and acceptance, there is a strong momentum for new categories of devices such as smartphones, tablets, new generation of home appliances and other data-storing devices, as well as a rapid expansion of data-center infrastructure around the world. These expanding shipments of devices, appliances and IT infrastructures will mean greater need for storage and therefore greater need for data erasure technology.

o As a new subsidiary of Regenersis, Blancco is expected to take full advantage of its position to penetrate new OEM accounts and eventually the transactional market with the support of its parent company.

o Expanding data and privacy laws around the world will also propel Blancco to the forefront of the end-user space. Emerging markets will also become more sensitive to data security, providing new opportunities for Blancco.

o On the management side, Compliance Standards LLC sees a consistent solid and forward looking management style within Blancco, capable of putting together a compelling global organizational structure, channeling the right resources to fuel growth, and competent in challenging its own initial visions. The first noticeable management act the company made in 1998 was precisely to cannibalize on its own business model, shifting from being an R&D house to a data security firm, hence taking advantage of a new niche to fill. This ability to challenge itself is critical in ensuring the company is prepared to take the right steps going forward.

Compliance Standards LLC also notes that Blancco should also expect to meet growing challenges from competition and from the complexity of devices that are expected to hit the market in the future.

Another challenge for Blancco is regional competition that tends to price lower. This may not always be a negative factor as the company is focused on high-end customers and would argue that its R&D and customer service investments encourage data-sensitive customers to pay a premium.

Of a lesser problem, but worth focusing on is the customer feedback that focuses on two issues: there is a perception of higher cost vs. competition, and, feedback on centralized tech support being based in Finland brings additional reasons for Blancco to focus on customer perception. For the latter, the company has recently taken steps to decentralize tech support at the country level, but some potential customers remain unaware of the change.

These factors, balanced with the challenges the company faces, led Compliance Standards LLC to issue a 5-Star rating on a 91% score.

About Compliance Standards:

Compliance Standards LLC is a premium advisory and research service that provides consulting and market intelligence to the ITAD and technology recycling sector and to the large corporations that use these services. The company covers the critical functions of consumer and enterprise recycling and sustainability, including, but not limited to IT hardware, data center recycling, consumer electronics, home appliances and more. Coverage focuses not only on compliance issues, such as those related to data security, but also on discovering best practices, efficiency techniques, cost control practices and brand protection strategies in sustainability and technology end of life management.

Contact Information:
Compliance Standards LLC
David Daoud
305-901-6389
Contact via Email
www.compliance-standards.com

Read the full story here: http://www.pr.com/press-release/553040

Press Release Distributed by PR.com

 
Update
11

2 weeks ago

PE firm Milestone Capital raises Rs 170 crore for realty fund

Nov 5 2014 4:10am CST | Source: Business Standard

Private Equity (PE) firm Milestone Capital Advisors, which mainly invests in real estate sector plans to raise Rs 80-100 crore from Gujarat for its Rs 500 crore structured debt fund Milestone Opportunities Fund 10. It has already raised about Rs ...
Source: Business Standard   Full article at: Business Standard
 

 
Update
10

2 weeks ago

Coldwell Banker to expand business, looking for 5-7% market share in India

Nov 5 2014 3:40am CST | Source: Business Standard

Coldwell Banker, one of the largest US-based real estate broking firms, is looking to expand in the ...
Source: Business Standard   Full article at: Business Standard
 

 
Update
9

2 weeks ago

Ruble Sinks to Fresh Low on Central Bank Move

Nov 5 2014 2:53am CST | Source: WSJ.com: What's News US

Russia’s central bank said it would drastically cut back interventions and allow the ruble’s exchange rate to be set “primarily by market factors,” as the Russian currency continued to fa ...
Source: WSJ.com: What's News US  Full article at: WSJ.com: What's News US
 

 
Update
8

2 weeks ago

North East megadeals drive up global deals

Nov 5 2014 12:30am CST | Source: Ne.Business.co.uk

A series of megadeals have driven up global deal values so far in 2014, as Paul Mankin, corporate finance partner at PwC in ...
Source: Ne.Business.co.uk   Full article at: Ne.Business.co.uk
 

 
Update
7

2 weeks ago

Oil price drop to aid consumers: economist

Nov 4 2014 11:05pm CST | Source: NEWS.com.au

THE slump in oil prices will benefit households by making room for spending, but it will have mixed effec ...
Source: NEWS.com.au   Full article at: NEWS.com.au
 

 
Update
5

2 weeks ago

Regulator too broke to value ports’ assets

Nov 4 2014 11:01pm CST | Source: Business Day

SA’s container and roll-on, roll-off tariffs are among the highest in the world and act as a disincenti ...
Source: Business Day   Full article at: Business Day
 

 
Update
4

2 weeks ago

AstraZeneca Pharma India declines as net loss widens in Q2

Nov 4 2014 10:54pm CST | Source: Business Standard

AstraZeneca Pharma India slips after the company reported a net loss of Rs 27.96 crore in ...
Source: Business Standard   Full article at: Business Standard
 

 
Update
3

2 weeks ago

Saturday delivery coming to a letterbox near you

Nov 4 2014 10:36pm CST | Source: NEWS.com.au

ONLINE shopping has just become so much easier. Instead of battling the crowds at a shopping centre on a Saturday, you can now have it all delivered to you ...
Source: NEWS.com.au   Full article at: NEWS.com.au
 

 
Update
2

2 weeks ago

Man used ATM card of kidnapped nurse

Nov 4 2014 7:37pm CST | Source: NEWS.com.au

JUST hours after Carlesha Freeland-Gaither was abducted off the street, her card was used at an ATM 120kms away. Police now hope this image will ...
Source: NEWS.com.au   Full article at: NEWS.com.au
 

 
Update
1

2 weeks ago

GM offering $25 gift cards to people who fix recalled cars

Nov 4 2014 7:17pm CST | Source: CNN/Money

General Motors is using $25 gift cards to entice more than a million owners of cars that were recalled for ignition switch problems to get their cars re ...
Source: CNN/Money   Full article at: CNN/Money
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/29" rel="author">PR.com</a>
PR.com press-releases.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

NASA's flying saucer among 'Best of What's New'
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD), a spacecraft that aims to facilitate the safe landing of future Mars missions, has earned a place in the the Popular Science magazine's "Best Of What's New" list.
 
 
Indian helping to light up Gambia (Diaspora Feature)
Banjul (Gambia), Nov 22 (IANS) Like many Indians who are proving to be philanthropists around Africa, Ram Mohan has set up a social business called Comafrique Intelizon Initiative and has embarked on the replacement of candles in villages in the Gambia with solar lights from India.
 
 
Leopards in human areas not conflict animals: Study
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Leopards in human areas are not always "stray" or "conflict" animals but residents with strategies to thrive in human dominated areas, says the first GPS-based study of leopards in India.
 
 
Golf courses are hotspots for ticks
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Golf courses are prime habitats for ticks, the tiny bloodsucking creatures, says a new study.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Sharif urges Obama to take up Kashmir issue with India
Islamabad, Nov 22 (IANS) As US President Barack Obama confirmed his India visit for the Republic Day next year, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif urged him to take up the Kashmir issue with India. Obama spoke to...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Hiding tattoos irks Chris Hemsworth
Los Angeles, Nov 22 (IANS) Actor Chris Hemsworth says he hates having his tattoos covered while shooting for films. In an interview with PEOPLE magazine, the actor also mentioned that it takes hours to cover the...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Bynes has real medical issue: Ribeiro
Los Angeles, Nov 22 (IANS) Actor Alfonso Ribeiro says actress Amanda Bynes, who grabbed headlines recently for her erratic behaviour, acted strangely on the set of the film "Love Wrecked" in 2005. In an interview with...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Walmart 1-Hour Deals also Available Online
The Walmart Black Friday 2014 Ad revealed 9 1-Hour Guarantee Doorbuster deals available in the Walmart Black Friday 2014 Sale. The Walmart Black Friday 2014 sale will start online Thanksgiving morning and lead right...
Read more on Black Friday Countdown
 
Pune FC aim for semi-spot in King's Cup
Thimpu, Nov 22 (IANS) Pune FC will be up against fellow Indian side Assam State Electricity Board (ASEB) in a crucial third round group stage encounter of the King's Cup at the Changlimithang Stadium here Sunday. The...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
We're doing okay: Zak after Robin Williams' death
Los Angeles, Nov 22 (IANS) Late actor-comedian Robin Williams' son Zak says that the family is still coming to terms with life after the actor's death. Zak, 31, opened up about how his family is coping since his...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Indian golfers Shiv, Chiragh tied 13th, 14th at Manila
Manila, Nov 22 (IANS) Indian golfers Shiv Kapur and Chiragh Kumar fired five-under 67 each to finish tied 13th and joint 14th, respectively, after the third round of the $1 million Manila Masters at the par-72 Manila...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Saarc panel decides to close regional centres
Kathmandu, Nov 22 (IANS) The Saarc Programming Committee, meeting here Saturday for its 49th session ahead of the 18th Saarc Summit, has decided to close down three regional centres and merge four others, bringing down...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Nepal-India border to be sealed during Modi visit
Kathmandu, Nov 22 (IANS) Some parts of the Nepal-India border will be sealed during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, an official said here Saturday. Three...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Australia rest pace trio ahead of India series
Melbourne, Nov 22 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) Saturday opted to rest pace trio Mitchell Johnson, Peter Siddle and Josh Hazlewood for the upcoming Sheffield Shield round matches, keeping in mind the upcoming Test...
Read more on Sport Balla