Reverse Logistics Adds Value To Locally Processed IT Assets

Significant disruptive forces come into play that impact IT asset management costs for CIOs. State and government statutes on the disposal of IT equipment have become progressively more stringent leaving corporations with the burden of responsibly handling their assets. States including California, Illinois and Colorado have taken strides toward being more environmentally responsible. Cell phone…

Cell phone unlocking policy settled – Who is victorious?

Almost a year long fight and the cell phone unlocking ban is settled. ISRI, a recent opponent of the cell phone unlocking ban, raised a glass on Tuesday as the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) and wireless carries came to an agreement, allowing consumers to “unlock” their cellphones at the end of their service agreement and…

Reverse Logistics: Green Thumb For Electronics

Bring out the green in your electronics with reverse logistics. The process of reverse logistics not only extends the life of electronic devices, but it also keeps electronics more environmentally-friendly from beginning to end-of-life. Reverse logistics is the all encompassing process of reusing products and materials. Every step in the reverse logistics process adds value…

Are zombie devices devouring your mobile budget?

Zombies. Eating your brains and your budget since before America’s hit television horror series, The Walking Dead. Now in the form of outdated, obsolete and lost mobile devices that are draining company financials by the billions, zombie devices have become a BYOD and mobile asset management nightmare! As company-issued phones are replaced by employee-owned phones,…