Whole Disk Encryption means that if my computer falls into evil hands, none of the information on the disk is readily available to them. Anyone you has Customer Information on their system needs this. Some companies, like Farmers and Prudential, are requiring it of all their agents computers.
To encrypt the data on your computer takes a commitment on your part. In order to use the Microsoft Bitlocker Encryption you need to be running Professional versions of Windows. You also must be willing to always put in a long password whenever you start up your computer. We will help you decide if this is necessary, and train you it its use.