The ITAD industry focuses on end of life processing for old IT hardware. IT asset management and disposition require efficient methods of managing and tracking assets ready for disposal. This consists of anything from cellphones and laptops to security systems, and each piece of technology undergoes several steps of processing before being recycled. What most may not realize is the unique processing of mobile device assets. The importance of understanding the difference in traditional device processing and mobile device processing stems from several factors, including data security, maximizing device financial recovery and repair capabilities, and maneuvering delicately around the dangers of battery removal.
With exponential amounts of information stored, data center decommissioning is one of the most important functions for enterprise IT operations. Data centers store private company information such as passwords, employment records, company research etc., and it is crucial to prioritize data security and efficiency when decommissioning your data center. Below are some things to keep in mind when decommissioning your data center.
The ISRI Commodity Roundtables forum returns today at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Chicago, for one of the largest roundtable events seen in recent years. From Wednesday through Friday, the event will include multiple roundtable discussions on market topics related to stainless steel and nickel, the global demand for recycled copper, financial risks and asset management, electronics, and aluminum.
Though not a new term, digital transformation is a concept quickly growing in light of the world’s recent events. Some companies crafted digital transformation strategies long before the global pandemic, but now that the majority of people are working from home, businesses are more inclined to make the switch from physical to digital. Even small business owners are making the switch, and some have made the switch within their personal lives without realizing it. So what is digital transformation, and how is it changing the business world?