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  • Why Businesses Must Comply with Data Disposal Regulations

    Data security has probably always been a paramount concern to businesses. It’s hard to believe that the first credit cards appeared nearly 100 years ago, although credit cards as we know them today (bank credit cards) wouldn’t appear and start to gain traction until the late ‘50s/early 60’s. Even social security didn’t exist until 1935. […]

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  • Why Overwriting Isn’t Enough to Erase Data

    Data destruction is a tricky business. Computer and software manufacturers know that sometimes people accidentally delete things they didn’t mean to, and they may even save new data and accidentally overwrite what they deleted. For this reason, there are a variety of protections in place that allow users to recover lost data, even if it’s […]

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  • Why You Should Consider ITAD a Security Threat

    If you know what IT asset disposition (ITAD) is, then you probably think of it as a major boon to your business and overall data security. In fact, you really do need ITAD policies and procedures in place to remain compliant with applicable privacy and environmental laws related to data and equipment disposal. The right […]

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  • Why You Should Leave Hard Drive Destruction to the Professionals

    We live in an era of unparalleled access to data. In many ways, this is a boon. When properly collected and collated, mass amounts of data can help us to improve dramatically, addressing problems on a global scale and planning for a better future. Unfortunately, collection and storage of data can also be dangerous. As […]

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  • Why IT Remarketing is a Solid Solution

    Rapid advances in technology have led to high turnover in equipment and electronics, not only for consumers, but for businesses as well. If you want your North Dakota business to remain competitive, you need an IT management strategy that includes regular upgrades to take advantage of the latest advances. You’ll probably want to consider upgrading […]

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  • What Might be Left on Your Hard Drive?

    Computer security is an essential component of modern business operations. Your Sioux Falls, SD business has both legal and ethical obligations to protect consumer privacy, and naturally, you also want to protect proprietary business information that could give competitors an advantage over you. This is why you go to great lengths to institute security measures, […]

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  • What Can You Extract from a Laptop before You Recycle It?

    If you’re upgrading to new computer equipment, you probably put a lot of thought into the new hardware you’ll buy. You might even add new software, although if you still have viable licenses, it makes a lot more sense to salvage needed software and simply install it on new devices. Have you considered what you’ll […]

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  • How to Prevent Your Workplace from Being Haunted by Ghost Assets

    You might not think you know what a ghost asset is, but your North Dakota business has no doubt encountered the phenomena. If you keep an inventory of IT assets, including computers, laptops, cell phones, and so on that constitute business property, you might end up in a situation where you’re running inventory and realize […]

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  • How to Better Handle Your IT Asset Management

    IT asset management, or ITAM, revolves around how you manage your IT assets, including equipment like computers and devices, along with related technologies like software (not to be confused with assets like data). As a North Dakota business owner, you know the importance of tracking and managing all of your assets. For example, you can’t […]

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