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  • Choosing the right ITAD Vendor

    When looking for an ITAD partner, not just anyone will do. With so many options, there are many companies who take inappropriate disposal shortcuts to make a quick buck, putting you and your company at risk. An organization seeking an IT asset disposition vendor should consider their compliance track record, data security, and environmental policies. […]

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  • How to Choose the Right Mobile Shredding Service

    There’s more to data destruction than simply stuffing hard copies into a shredder or deleting files from computers and other devices.  With federal, state, and local privacy laws to consider, not to mention industry standards (HIPAA, FACTA, etc.), you need to dispose of data properly to avoid penalties and risk factors for data breach and […]

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  • How to Ensure that Office Documents Don’t Come Back to Haunt You

    Not long ago, the storage of office documents may have seemed simpler.  You just put them in locked filing cabinets for safety and always knew where to look for them, right? Of course, digital storage has a lot to offer in the way of convenience and security.  If a hard copy isn’t in a file […]

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  • Why You Should Choose Data Wiping

    When it comes to data destruction, there’s no surer way to eliminate all risk of a data breach and identity theft than shredding hard drives and devices.  However, you should know that wiping data, when done properly, will comply with consumer privacy laws, as well as stricter industry regulations related to medical, financial, and other […]

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  • What is DOD-Level Data Wiping?

    There are a couple of reasons why you might want to wipe data from hard drives or other devices used to store confidential information.  First, you probably pass devices along to new employees rather than getting rid of them, and you don’t want to allow access to existing data or permissions. Second, your South Dakota […]

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  • Strategies for Recouping the Most Value from Your Assets

    Some companies feel that the only solution for IT asset disposition is shredding hard drives and devices to ensure that data is totally beyond recovery.  However, your South Dakota business may be interested not only in complying with applicable consumer privacy laws, but also recouping the costs of upgrading IT equipment through remarketing old devices. […]

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  • Factors to Consider When Choosing an ITAD Partner

    With the prevalence of data breaches affecting companies ranging from mega-corporations to mom-and-pop shops, you are no doubt well aware of the need for appropriate IT asset disposition, or ITAD.  While you can try to manage this on your own, the truth is you’ll waste a lot of time and money trying to keep up […]

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  • Which Data Destruction Method is the Most Secure: Data Erasure or Drive Destruction?

    IT asset disposition, or ITAD, is just the end of the long process of IT asset management (ITAM).  That said, it is no less important than protecting data while it’s in use.  This means you must take the time to understand data destruction options so you can remain in compliance with applicable consumer privacy and […]

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  • The BYOD Policy is Becoming More Popular, But Does it Pose a Security Threat?

    Modern offices tend to adopt a more relaxed work environment, one in which the walls of cubicles have come down in favor of open-concept floor plans and employees are encouraged to participate in a team-driven environment.  Of course, policies and procedures have not become so lax as to allow for a BYOB mentality.  As for […]

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