News & Updates

  • Don’t make the $31K Mistake with HIPAA

    Earlier this year, the Center for Children’s Digestive Health (CCDH), paid a $31,000 HIPAA settlement  for failing to obtain a written business associate agreement (BAA) with one of their medical records storage vendors, FileFax. There was no actual data breach here, just a missing written agreement. Another case from March 2016 cost North Memorial Health Care of Minnesota $1.55 Million, again for […]

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  • SEAM helping with Girls Breaker Day

    On Saturday July 29, SEAM will be helping Code Bootcamp demystify how electronics and appliances work at their first Girls Breaker Day event in Sioux Falls. Girls in fifth through 10th grades and their parents are invited to explore and take apart electronics like computers, keyboards, printers, electronic toys and other items in a safe […]

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  • Choosing the Right Data Destruction Method

    When electronic equipment is no longer needed, destruction of the data contained is critical, and often required. With the highly advanced recovery techniques of today, data can be easily recovered from devices that have been improperly wiped or destroyed. Many companies make the choice to utilize in-house resources for data erasure and destruction, but if […]

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  • Why You Should Hire an ITAD Company

    All companies go through technology refresh cycles at some point, replacing the old IT assets with newer, faster, more efficient ones. Out with the old and in with the new right? Well it’s not that simple. The “out” part is where it gets more complicated. Many companies do not have the equipment or staff to […]

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  • Why is Electronic Data Destruction So Important?

    Why Is Data Destruction So Important? All businesses today depend on data. Everything from financials, to customer contacts, to internal procedures and proprietary information, it all comes in the form of data. When that data is contained in paper records, it’s easy to toss it in a shredder and know it’s destroyed. When that data […]

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  • How to choose an ITAD partner

    Choosing the best service providers for your business is an important task. For companies to perform optimally, it’s a good idea to select partners you can count on. When you’re looking for services in a competitive industry like electronics liquidation or ewaste recycling, it may be difficult to see what sets each contender apart. There […]

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  • Computer Recycling in Sioux Falls

    Companies looking for on-site hard drive destruction in Sioux Falls don’t have to look any further than the local team at SEAM. As a certified partner for IT asset disposition, SEAM’s experts provide a secure, full-proof data destruction solutions. Their electronic waste services take on all liability and remove any risks associated with properly disposing of […]

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  • Know Who You’re Working With

    According to E-Scrap News, a Georgia company created a fraudulent R2 certificate in an attempt to win a contract from a school district. The document looked very real, with the facility name, date and a fake certificate number. When the school district received the proposal, they checked SERI’s directory to make sure the company was listed. When they saw […]

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  • SEAM at the SDBA Quad States Convention!

    The SEAM team has been travelling! We had a great time meeting bankers from our region at the South Dakota Bankers Association Quad States Convention! Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth to learn about hard drive shredding and data security for your bank and financial institutions.

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