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Tips to maximize data center operational efficiency

Data centers are one of the most expensive aspects of enterprise information technology. Sophisticated equipment, electricity needs, environmental controls and security measures lead to increasingly high operational costs to maximize a data center’s potential, it’s important to stick to the best practices and regular maintenance to make sure your devices are functioning at their highest…

HOBI Lithium Ion Battery Thermal Event

Federal agencies to host workshops on safe lithium-ion battery handling

Federal officials from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be hosting a series of free-to-attend workshops around the country to teach e-scrap companies and others how to safely handle lithium-ion batteries. Beginning later this month, the workshops will be held in Atlanta; Lenexa, Kansas (near Kansas City); Chicago;…

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HOBI Weekly Blog Recap 7/15-7/19

HProvided is a weekly snapshot of the recent used and refurbished mobile market, MDM, wireless provider, ITAD and BYOD related news that HOBI’s blog reported during the week 7/15-7/19. Refurbished and used phones to reach $44.1 million by 2026 The market for used and refurbished mobile phones has skyrocketed with technology becoming a necessity with…

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Preventing BYOD Breaches

For companies leveraging mobile device technology, robust security measures are critical to protecting connected ecosystems. Ten to fifteen years ago, IT departments considered it their job to determine which laptops and mobile devices to issue to business users. Then came the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend. Employees liked the convenience of using their own devices for work,…