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Articles On Data Security

We offer a variety of internally published white papers for your educational benefit. Simply select the industry you wish to learn more about, and view our collection of related articles and white papers free of charge. We think that a smart and informed technology user is key to information security in this day and age. That is why we routinely update our article base so that you can continue to be and smart and safe consumer.

The articles we compile range a wide variety of industries, from Healthcare to Aerospace because information security is not contained to a single industry. This is why Resource 1 continues to produce and centralize information related to data security at all stages of the device life cycle.


We offer all of our articles free of charge, and update them regularly to stay ahead of the curve because technology moves fast and we understand the value in helping consumers stay informed and up-to-date.


If you are an information security professional, and would like to submit a related article for us to publish on the website, contact one of our representatives and they will guide you through the simple process.

The industries and fields represented in our article database span a wide variety of specialties, and because Resource 1 is headquartered out of Tennessee, the need for a centralized resource for information related to healthcare is appropriate considering their epicenter in Nashville Tennessee. Aerospace is another industry we have highlighted due to their proximity in Huntsville Alabama through the Redstone Arsenal.


As the Southeast continues to grow and accommodate massive manufacturing, financial, and other organizations and institutions, Resource 1 will continue to grow with it and compile an extensive database free of charge. This is a vital part of our mission of consumer education.

About Resource 1



Resource 1 is a regional leader in the on-site destruction of data bearing hard drives and backup tape media. Our highly secure NAID AAA Certified destruction processes, coupled with our state-of-the-art machinery and environmentally conscious practices, make securing your organization's most important information easier than ever. We have  met or exceeded all government and legislative regulations and mandates overseeing the proper destruction and disposal of data bearing devices and decommissioned IT equipment, and ensure that everything we handle will be thoroughly and securely destroyed and never recovered.

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