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Jan
13

IT Asset Disposition Partners Prepare for General Data Protection Regulation

The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is understandably a topic of intense discussion and review among IT asset disposition (ITAD) professionals. Adopted in April 2016 and scheduled

Nov
9

Sims Metal Management: A look back at the last 100 years

How many companies can celebrate 100 years of business? Like many of today’s great companies, Sims Metal Management had humble beginnings. Albert Sims moved his family from England to Australia

Aug
22

5 Signs That You Need to Upgrade Your IT Systems Now

As an IT asset manager have you ever experienced a day of unplanned downtime? Server hardware failure is one of those risks that can occur without warning. Staying proactive in

Jul
25

Trade in and Trade up, Managing Product Lifecycles

Every electronic and IT product has a lifecycle. Following a product release, the item is distributed based on demand, purchased and used to maturity, which is the point at which

May
25

Powerful Takeaways from IAITAM Spring ACE

Located minutes away from the famous Las Vegas Strip, the IAITAM 2017 Spring ACE brought together IT asset management professionals from across the nation to network and discuss issues, topics

Jan
26

Gartner’s “Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition (ITAD)” Provides Guidance to IT Executives

Gartner, a prominent IT research and advisory company, published their most recent “Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition (ITAD)i” report in November 2016. This report pulled together extensive industry research

Dec
22

Developing a Risk Aware Culture for Data Security

The digital data security risk landscape is evolving as rapidly as technology is. While it’s impossible to predict what new technologies will emerge and when, organisations can still be ready

Dec
21

6 Things You Might Not Know About ITAD

The definition of a hero is generally described as a person admired for outstanding achievements. Therefore when referring to an IT department a hero might represent the person responsible for

Dec
8

“Secure Data Erasure Company of the Year” Awarded by Computing Securities Magazine

For the second year in a row, Computing Security magazine’s award for “Secure Data Erasure Company of the Year” went to Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS).  The award highlights the unique

Nov
7

Conferences Explore European Risk Management and Cloud Computing

Over 500 InfoSec and Risk Management professions from across Europe came together for Whitehall Media’s “Enterprise Security and Risk Management” (ESRM) and “Cloud Computing and DevOps” (ECCD) in September. Held