Gigacycle obtain ADISA Certification with Distinction
Gigacycle has been awarded the ADISA certification at a Distinction level against their IT Asset Disposal (ITAD) standard at their processing facility in Manchester.
ADISA, the Asset Disposal & Information Security Alliance, is the leading accreditation body for the IT Asset Disposition Industry. The ADISA standard has the primary objective of measuring a service providers’ capability for providing secure asset recovery and data sanitisation services to businesses.
Gigacycle is the only ADISA certified IT Asset Disposal firm based in the true heart of Manchester city.
Gigacycle has regional offices in London and Edinburgh, along with a processing facility in Manchester and is a leading UK provider of secure IT disposal and data destruction services to clients across the country.
Gigacycle’ s customers include Small to Medium Enterprises, Public Sector companies, the NHS and large corporations. Gigacycle has seen a rapid growth in the last 3 years propelling them to the forefront of secure IT asset disposal.
This award from ADISA is the latest achievement Gigacycle has accomplished adding to a long line of accreditations that highlight the high standard they provide. They include ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 27001 however ADISA is the the highest standard that is specifically carved out to audit the IT asset disposal process and data destruction methods.
Why is this Unique?
Gigacycle’s unique selling point is their offering of a free secure IT asset disposal service that clients can trust. They are offering a premium service with premium accreditations, free of charge.
Using Gigacycle’s own fleet of vehicles, businesses in the UK are able to benefit from this service which has been praised by local councils and organisations.
Launched in 2010, the ADISA Industry Standards for companies who participate in IT asset recovery now extends into the world of leasing, logistics and repair centres, as well as the well-established IT Asset Disposal Standard. The ADISA Standard is recognised by DIPCOG, which is a NCSC (National Cyber Security Centre, formerly CESG) and Ministry of Defence committee, as being an industry Standard of Merit. The ADISA Certification gives clients reassurance that their ITAD partner operates to the highest industry standards, reflecting current best practice for handling data carrying assets. (http://adisa.global/)
“I’m delighted to welcome Gigacycle onto the ADISA certification programme. Their initial audit was very clean indeed and is testament to the hard work Gigacycle has put in since we first met 3 years ago. I look forward to working with the team at Gigacycle to help them drive their business forward”.
Steve Mellings – ADISA