The sixth overlooked IoT and mobile security component

Earlier today, ZDNet published an article detailing five common security mistakes when implementing IoT and mobile technologies in the enterprise. More businesses will continue to introduce IoT and mobile in their tech strategies more advanced devices are introduced, but enterprises are not always fully prepared to use these devices. ZDNet lists the five major pitfalls…

Equipment Installation Plans (EIPs) continue to drive mobile device trade-ins

HYLA Mobile, a mobile device reverse logistics company, recently released  a study regarding mobile device trade-ins from Q1 2017. The study shows device trade-ins are continuing to increase with the introduction of leasing models instead of traditional two-year contracts. HYLA estimates more than one-fourth, or 26 percent, of mobile users remain on a two-year contract,…

New study demonstrates scrap recycling’s positive economic impact

A new economic impact study sponsored by the Institute of Scrap Recycling (ISRI) indicates scrap recycling supports more than 500,000 jobs and generates more than $116.97 billion in the U.S annually. The study, conducted by John Dunham and Associates, found that scrap recycling provides 155,632 direct jobs, 175,587 supplier jobs and 203,287 induced jobs, amounting…