If you have an old Netezza system that needs to be decommissioned, consider recycling it rather than stripping it down to be broken up and destroyed.
If you have a Netezza system that you are ready to decommission, you have two broad alternatives:
1. Strip down your appliance to be broken up and destroyed.
2. Recycle your appliance either as a functioning unit (i.e. to be repurposed) or to be dismantled for spare parts.
In either case, your system contains a lot of data, some of it highly sensitive, that needs to be destroyed. Some organisations will remove the hard drives and destroy them, others will opt to erase their data securely.
It can be a time consuming process to completely and securely erase all the data and to revert the system to its original 'factory settings'. Furthermore, physically dismantling your system may be more labor intensive and costly than offloading it as a fully operational unit.
Our service results in your old Netezza system being easily and immediately reused and recycled - rather than having to be stripped down, broken up, and destroyed.
When we decommission a system we:
If you would like to learn more, contact us here and we'll get in touch.