Anyone looking for a more secure USB device may be interested in a new piece of hardware called Security Guardian which has been created by ExactTrak, based in the UK.
Security Guardian provide a wealth of features that will help you keep track of your USB stick even if this misplaced or lost. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about its features and functionality.
Everyone has a USB memory stick. When you want to move your pictures, documents and music around, they are often the easiest way. The problem is that they are very easy to lose, along with all the valuable information that they have stored on them. How often have you read about irreplaceable pictures, college work, customer data or even sensitive government information being lost on a USB memory stick?
Security Guardian USB is the answer. – Security Guardian USB is a unique, self-contained, ultra-secure mobile data storage product with integrated GPS, GSM, data storage and battery. So, you will always know where it is, even when it is not plugged into a computer or accessing the internet.
Security Guardian USB has a minimum of 32GB. Early backers will get 64GB. The product has been featured on the BBC Click program and has been talked about in many articles in leading quality newspapers such as the Financial Times. Unlike any other USB memory stick, Security Guardian USB can be remotely controlled and will identify its location even when not connected to a host computer.
If you lose Security Guardian, you can turn access to the data Off from your mobile phone. That means that your data is still safe but no one can access it until you turn access back On…. or get it back.
Security Guardian is now available to back via Kickstarter with pledges starting from £165 for earlybird backers, offering a 64 GB USB drive and a massive £120 saving of the recommended retail price of £285.