Don’t Get Zapped!Have your IT Asset Disposition Plan in Place Sooner Rather than Later

The latest hacking of a large company database, Zappos.com, offers a not-so-gentle reminder of the importance of data security and avoiding data breaches on active IT assets. It also provides an opportunity for CTOs, CIOs and IT departments to consider end-of-life IT asset disposition plans for hardware that stores large volumes of corporate and customer…

E-waste Recovery Growing Three Times Faster Than Other Waste Streams

A new study released this month from SBI Energy indicates that electronic waste is growing three times faster than any other type of waste. The report, “E-Waste Recycling and Reuse Services Worldwide,” also showed a market growth of 10 percent, increasing from $6.2 billion in 2009 to $6.8 billion. The study predicts e-waste collection services can expect…

HOBI International Positioned in the ‘Challengers’ Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for North America Information Technology Asset Disposition

HOBI International Positioned in the ‘Challengers’ Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for North America Information Technology Asset Disposition R2-Certified Company’s Evaluation Based on Mobile Device Services Group and Robust Proprietary Erasure Technology DALLAS (Dec. 1, 2011) — HOBI International, Inc., a global leader in the asset management, resale, remarketingand recycling of IT and cellular phone…

HOBI International Partners With EPA, GSA to Celebrate America Recycles Day

HOBI International Partners With EPA, GSA to Celebrate America Recycles Day Certified electronics recycling center hosts tour for Regional Administrators DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2011 — HOBI International, Inc., a global leader in the resale, remarketing and recycling of IT assets and cellular phones, today marked America Recycles Day with a visit from EPA Regional Administrator…