iStorage is the trusted global leader of PIN authenticated, hardware encrypted data storage devices, that include:<br>
USB flash drives, hard disk drives (HDD) and solid state drive (SSD) formats. We deliver the most innovative<br>products to securely store and protect data to military specified encryption levels, safeguarding your valuable<br>business information whilst ensuring compliance to regulations and directives.
iStorage was established by founder and CEO, John Michael
We launched our first encrypted portable hard drive and solid state drive, the diskG, with USB 2.0 speed
and capacities go up 1TB. Soon after, it was certified to CESG CCTM certification. In the same year, iStorage appoints 10 distributors across Europe.
Our first encrypted USB 2.0 flash drive, the datAshur, is launched.
We increased our distribution channel in Europe and appointed our first distributor in Africa.
The diskAshur, our first USB 3.0 HDD & SSD drive is launched, as well as our first hardware encrypted desktop drive,
the diskAshur DT.
We launched our diskAshur PRO HDD/SSD, USB 3.0 encrypted drive, with capacities up to 2TB. Our datAshur USB flash drive was certified to FIPS 140-2 Level 3 standard and it also won the prestigious ‘Security Innovation of the Year’ Award at the UK IT industry awards.
We launched the datAshur Personal USB 2.0 flash drive – our first consumer orientated flash drive for personal use.Our diskAshur HDD/SSD drives receive FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification.We reached another milestone by entering the Asia-Pacific market.
We launched the new datAshur PRO USB 3.0 flash drive with capacities up to 64GB. Our first SSD flash drive, datAshur SSD USB 3.0 was launched and later in the year, the drive achieves the FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification. Our product range was certified as Citrix Ready. We reached another milestone with the appointment of our 50th global distributor.
Our datAshur Personal² encrypted flash drive with USB 3.0 speed and capacities up to 64GB was launched. The datAshur PRO was certified to FIPS 140-2 Level 3. The company was listed in the Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the UK. iStorage also won the ‘Human Factor’ Award at the Computing Security Awards as well as the ‘SME Solution’ Award at the Computing Security Excellence Awards.
Our diskAshur 2017 range – our most secure hard drives ever made launches to acclaimed feedback. The extensive range includes the world’s first, hardware encrypted, portable 3TB – 5TB hard drives available on the market. We are also delighted to feature in the prestigious #ft1000 list as one of Europe’s fastest growing companies in Europe.
Later on this year, our datAshur PRO received the “Departementaal Vertrouwelijk” (restricted) accreditation, which considers the processing of sensitive information within the Dutch Government with regards to the Information Security Code – Special Information, meaning that employees from all kinds of Government departments can now choose the datAshur PRO from a standard list, after passing rigorous tests and meeting requirements in the processing of confidential information.
Furthermore, we’ve received PC Pro Excellence Award for ‘Security Product of the Year’ on our diskAshur PRO2.
Last but not least, iStorage have been ‘Highly Commended’ for the ‘UK Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award’ at the BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards.
iStorage is the trusted global leader of award-winning, PIN authenticated, hardware encrypted portable data storage devices. iStorage offers the most innovative range of products to securely encrypt, store and protect data to military standards; safeguarding valuable and sensitive data to ensure compliance with stringent regulations and directives such as GDPR, HIPAA, SOX, NRC, GLB and DHS Initiatives.
ounded in London, England in 2009 by John Michael, a serial entrepreneur, with 32 years’ experience within the IT Industry, iStorage has fast become recognised as a leading innovator and supplier of ultra-secure, easy to use and affordable portable data storage devices.
iStorage is creative in conceptualising and delivering ground-breaking products, consisting of USB flash, hard disk and solid-state drives in capacities of up to 14TB, that are designed and developed in the UK.
Today, iStorage products are used by government, military, multinational corporations as well as consumers in over 50 countries, with the mantra that encryption is an essential commodity required by all.
iStorage is dedicated to serving our customers and business partners. Our friendly, enthusiastic and premium service fills each member of the iStorage team. For us, service is not just something we do, it’s who we are, and it guides us in everything we do.
iStorage is the world’s first and only vendor to attain the following government certifications on the diskashur-pro2 and diskAshur DT2 range of PIN authenticated, hardware encrypted, HDDs and SSDs: FIPS 140-2 Level 2/3 NCSC CPA NLNCSA BSPA and
NATO Restricted level.
In addition to the above certifications, the iStorage premium flash drive, the datAshur PRO has also been certified to: FIPS 140-2 Level 3 NLNSCA DEP-V and NATO Restricted level.
Recognised as a pioneer in developing innovative ultra-secure portable data storage devices, iStorage has been the proud recipient of the following prestigious industry awards:
2019 Infosec Awards run by Cyber Defence Magazine – Our diskAshur PRO2 was awarded the “Best Encryption Product 2019”