On-site Enterprise IT Asset Disposition Service

The following is a list of questions frequently asked by customers and potential customers about Revert's On-site Enterprise IT Asset Disposition Service.

Q: What IT assets are supported?

Enterprise IT assets that contain storage are sanitized before processing. Enterprise IT assets that may be processed include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Disk storage systems and controllers
  • Servers
  • Workstations, desktops, and laptops
  • Smartphones and tablets
  • Tape libraries, controllers, racks, and drives
  • Printers, fax machines, copiers, scanners, ink/toner cartridges
  • CRT and LCD monitors, televisions
  • Network equipment, including hubs, routers, switches
  • Telephones and PBX systems, cell phones, and smartphones
  • Uninterruptible power supplies, power supplies, batteries 
  • Hard disk drives (HDDs) and solid state disks (SSDs)
  • Portable storage media, including tape media and optical media and USB drives
Q: Does Revert use sourced labor?

Revert does not source labor to other companies, choosing instead to incur all travel costs associated with sending Revert employees to the customer site.

Q: What certifications does Revert hold?

Revert has earned and maintains the following international standards certifications:

  • ISO 9001:2008 (Quality Management System)
  • ISO 14001:2004 (Environmental Management System)
  • OHSAS 18001:2007 (Occupational Health and Safety Management System)
Q: What standards does Revert follow for service delivery?

Revert ensures compliance with internationally-recognized and published data sanitization standards and guidelines that include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • United States Department of Defense (DoD) 5220.22-M (Sanitization) NISPOM
  • United Kingdom HMG IA Standard No 5 (Destruction)
  • United States National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-88 Revision 1: Guidelines for Media Sanitization

Revert ensures compliance with electronic waste management standards that include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Asset Disposal & Information Security Alliance (ADISA)
  • Basel Action Network (BAN) Electronics Recycler’s Pledge of True Stewardship (e-Steward)
  • Responsible Recycling (R2) Standard
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) WasteWise Program
  • National Association for Information Destruction (NAID)
  • Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA)
  • Recycling Industry Operating Standards (RIOS)

Revert ensures compliance with electronic waste management regulations and legislation that includes, but is not limited to, the following:
  • Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal (Basel Ban)
  • European Union Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) and WEEE2 Directives
  • U.S. Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
  • Electronic Waste Recycling Laws – 25 U.S. states
Q: What sets Revert apart from other companies providing eradication and destruction services?

Revert sets itself apart in the marketplace in the following ways:

  • Earning and maintaining certifications for their quality, environmental, and occupational health and safety management systems (ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, and OHSAS 18001:2007)
  • Offering customers comprehensive, serialized reporting that is audit ready.
  • Having experience with nearly every storage system and magnetic media device on the market.
  • Maintaining state of the art service delivery processes to ensure successful and auditable service delivery.