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  • External Hard Drives: A Guide to Secure Disposal

    External hard drives are useful for providing extra portable storage for business computers, but business owners don’t always know what to do with them when they reach the end of their lifecycle. With that in mind, you need a more secure option than simply throwing or giving them away, and professional secure disposal services can […]

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  • What Can and Can’t Go in Shred Bins?

    Shred bins serve a vital purpose in the data destruction process, as they ensure all documents and electronic media remain secure at all times; however, to maintain consistency in the process and the safety of those conducting the shredding, businesses must follow strict guidelines about what can and cannot be placed in those bins. Educating […]

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  • The Silent Threat of Hidden Data

    In an age of advancing technology, hidden data within our devices has become a growing concern. While we’re mindful of the data that new technology might conceal, it’s equally vital to consider what’s hidden in plain sight. A recent encounter at SEAM Services shed light on this matter when a printer arrived with a forgotten […]

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  • Don’t Let Zombie Devices Drag You Down

    Managing your business’s IT infrastructure is crucial for maintaining efficiency and security. However, there’s a lurking threat that often goes unnoticed: zombie devices. These are the forgotten or unmanaged devices that can haunt your network, causing security vulnerabilities and operational inefficiencies that can drag your business down. Unmasking the Zombie Devices Zombie devices, also known […]

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  • The Real Dangers of Improper Hard Drive Disposal

    In today’s digital age, data is an invaluable asset for businesses. Protecting sensitive information, both during its use and at the end of its lifespan, is crucial. Unfortunately, many companies overlook the importance of proper hard drive disposal, which can lead to devastating consequences. The Immediate Concern: Data Breaches One of the immediate concerns with […]

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  • The Ultimate Checklist for Data Center Decommissioning

    When your data center reaches the end of its life and needs to be overhauled, closed, or relocated, it is critical that you thoroughly plan out its decommissioning process. To that end, we have gathered some actionable tips in the following data center decommissioning checklist. As you prepare to close up shop, make sure that […]

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  • Should Small Businesses Outsource Their Document Shredding Needs?

    As a small business owner, you’ve got plenty of sensitive documents that need to be shredded responsibly. While it may seem like this is a task that can be handled in-house, you should know there are plenty of reasons to enlist the help of a professional company to do your shredding. That’s right — outsourcing […]

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  • A Guide to Securely Disposing of Your Printer

    No business or medical facility would dispose of documents without ensuring the destruction of confidential information, but what you may not know is that your printer can also contain sensitive data. Failing to securely dispose of your printer can result in data breaches or regulatory violations when information falls into the wrong hands. Do I […]

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  • The Environmental Benefits of IT Asset Remarketing

    IT asset remarketing is an excellent way to recover value from your old computers, laptops, servers, and other equipment. However, there’s more to it than the financial benefit alone. You’re also helping to improve your organization’s environmental impact by choosing responsible IT asset disposal. Getting the Most Out of Every Asset Just because you’re finished […]

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