News & Updates

Year: 2019

  • Why Environmentally-Friendly ITAD is So Important

    In this day and age, there’s no shortage of environmental concerns, from carbon emissions to plastics conglomerating in the ocean and killing marine life, among other things.  While some companies can take steps to reduce contributions to these problems, there is one environmental issue that every modern company must address: e-waste. The turnover in electronics […]

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  • What IT Assets Can Your Business Recycle?

    The first thing you need to know about responsible e-waste disposal is that you should recycle any and all electronics.  Unfortunately, electronic devices, and especially computer equipment and devices, are often laden with toxins that could prove harmful if they escaped into the environment, say in a landfill.  This, in turn, could poison and pollute […]

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  • Do You Need a Hardware Asset Management Plan?

    Your ITAM, or IT asset management strategy is an essential part of spending wisely and getting the greatest use value from pricey IT equipment and devices.  A failure to plan could result in wasteful and negligent practices that cost you unnecessary funds and put your company and your customers at risk. There’s no question that […]

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  • Common Signs You Need Help with ITAD

    IT asset disposition, or ITAD, has to do with how you get rid of damaged, outdated, or decommissioned IT equipment and devices.  If your current strategy includes little more than moving old inventory into a closet for indefinite storage to deal with at some vague later date, you really need to rethink how you approach […]

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  • Why You Shouldn’t Trust Just Any ITAD Vendor with Your Data

    When it comes time to dispose of IT assets, either through shredding and recycling or wiping and remarketing, you obviously need a qualified, experienced vendor you can trust.  While you could try to manage this process on your own, the truth is that you probably don’t have the necessary resources to devote to it (including […]

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  • The Risks of Electronics Recycling on America Recycles Day

    As we celebrate America Recycles Day, organizations across the country are pledging and showing their support for recycling. At SEAM, we want to remind Sioux Falls and surrounding area businesses of the risks they face when recycling electronics and IT equipment. Properly managing the disposal of end-of-life IT assets is a great way to promote […]

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  • How to Maximize Your IT Asset Recovery

    The bottom line is always important in business.  If you want to thrive, you have to be careful to balance income and expenditures, spending when necessary, but also saving money where you can to maximize profitability. When it comes to IT assets, this can be difficult.  Technological advances seem near constant in this day and […]

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  • Asset Recovery: 3 Factors to Consider

    When it comes to IT asset disposition, or ITAD, you might think that your only option is to shred and recycle hard drives and devices containing confidential customer information.  While this is generally considered the best way to comply with environmental and consumer privacy laws, you could also consider asset recovery as an alternative. Asset […]

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  • 5 ITAD Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

    IT asset disposition, or ITAD, is something that many companies don’t pay much attention to.  It makes sense that you’d be more concerned with the acquisition of modern equipment that helps you get the job done, rather than the fate of outdated e-waste.  After all, the show must go on. The problem is that your […]

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