Compliance

  • What NOT to do when it Comes to Hard Drive Destruction

    Updating technology can be expensive, but when your businesses makes the switch to new equipment, devices, and software, you have the opportunity to improve business operations, gain a competitive edge, increase employee efficiency, and boost profits as a result. The flip side is that you have to get rid of old equipment when you upgrade. […]

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  • Rethink Risk for IT Asset Disposition

    If you’re around long enough, you pick up a few tricks. For example, most people know that they can fight a minor speeding ticket in court by simply asking when the radar gun was last calibrated. This is a low-priority task that many police departments neglect, so there’s a good chance you can get a […]

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  • How to Simplify Your Information Disposal Practices

    Over time, as you learn to run your business, your policies and procedures may change to better suit your needs. Unfortunately, this often results in added steps that don’t necessarily increase efficiency. If you’ve noticed that your information disposal practices seem to result in frequent errors, it may be time to reevaluate your processes and […]

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  • Lessons from 2018 Healthcare Data Breaches

    Healthcare was hit hard in 2018, with a 158% year-over-year increase in the number of records compromised compared to 2017, and it doesn’t look to be slowing down anytime soon. In 2019, healthcare organizations have already experienced more than one data breach per day in January alone. The largest cause of the breaches was hacking, while other factors like unauthorized […]

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  • How Hard Drive Shredding Can Help You Remain Compliant

    There are all kinds of laws to govern how business is conducted.  There are laws designed to protect the environment, employees, and of course, consumers.  Along those lines, your business will have to comply with a variety of privacy laws meant to protect sensitive consumer data and prevent identity theft. There are privacy laws at […]

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  • Quick IT Liquidation Tips for Businesses

    Every business is going to face situations in which some amount of liquidation is necessary.  Maintaining steady cash flow is an essential component in running a successful operation.  While a lot can be done on credit these days, you still need to keep the lights on, so to speak.  At the very least, you have […]

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  • Essential Components of Your ITAD Solution

    IT asset disposition, or ITAD, is a crucial part of any company’s digital security plan.  Unfortunately, many businesses don’t give ITAD the same attention as setting up digital data protections like firewalls, antivirus programs, encryption, monitoring, and so on.  While it is important to keep current, usable data safe, it doesn’t eliminate the need to […]

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  • Electronic Data Destruction and the Chain of Custody

    When you decide to upgrade to new hardware and get rid of outdated computer equipment, it is essential that you do so in keeping with all applicable environmental and privacy laws, so as to protect yourself, your clients, and the environment.  This means developing policies and working with partners that create a clear chain of […]

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  • How and Why You Need to Create a Remote Work Policy for Your Business

    The remote workforce is growing in leaps and bounds.  Many workers enjoy the luxury of working from home, managing their own time, and avoiding a lengthy daily commute.  Employers who use a remote workforce can reduce the expense of office space and utilize contract workers instead of adding to their overhead with the salaries and […]

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