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No two companies are exactly alike, so no two companies will have the same motivations to work with an ITAD provider. However, most companies fall into three primary categories: Legal, Ethical/Social, and Economics.
Today we’ll cover the legal reasons for ITAD; the laws that govern privacy and the penalties that follow if you don’t follow them. Most of them will cover data privacy, but there are also environmental laws you should consider.
While ITAD is something you can do in-house, that doesn’t mean you should. There’s a tremendous risk with doing so and your time, talents and resources are likely best spent focusing on your core business while the experts focus on their core business – ITAD
When you have a medical issue, you likely go to the doctor.
If you’re having car trouble, you see a mechanic. If you have complicated taxes, you probably have them prepared by a CPA.
Why? Because they’re experts, and you can trust those experts. You want your health, vehicles, taxes and more handled by professionals. The same can be said by your ITAD program and why you should work with a professional ITAD company.
Over the last several months or so, many companies have undertaken large purchases and deployments of equipment to enable employees and students to effectively work from home. As lockdown rules start to be relaxed around the world, an important question arises: what’s going to happen to all the extra equipment that was deployed?
The importance of destroying all data would seem to be obvious. Yet according to some studies, as many as 10% of all secondhand hard drives sold over the internet still hold personal information. And it’s not just individuals who fail to destroy all data, it’s businesses as well.
Considering how many electronics manufacturers there are worldwide, – the push for more vendors to become certified as an R2 Recycler is more important than ever.
Trust is a hard thing to build no matter your company size, whether you’re a financial advisor, loan issuer, or ITAD service provider; whatever your specialty is, making people trust you is the single most important factor you need to solve in order to grow your business.
At OceanTech, we ensure that every data containing device receives compliant data destruction. We follow strict guidelines to ensure data security and complete risk mitigation is achieved.
As if managing IT assets was not challenging enough before, IT managers are now having to support an exponentially increasing number of remote assets. Whereas before they had direct access to your school’s workstations and laptops, now those assets are in people’s homes, but in no less need of service.
In the wake of COVID 19, most companies have issued directives to work from home. Meanwhile, some of you might feel yourselves in the pressure of deciding which laptop should be purchased for working from home.
Whether you are an independent contractor or an IT manager, COVID-19 has created quite a few new IT hardware problems for you to contend with. Thankfully, the most important ones have real and immediate solutions.