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Dealing with Data on EOL Hardware

Dealing with Data on EOL Hardware

Ashwin Malik

EOL Hardware (that’s end-of-life hardware) can be a hassle to deal with at best, and a humongous liability at worst. All manner of sensitive corporate and consumer data lie aboard these machines. With great power comes great responsibility, and that means any and all risky, sensitive data must be wiped… Read More »

Should My Business Upgrade to Windows 10?

Should My Business Upgrade to Windows 10?

Ashwin Malik

An across-the-board upgrade of your business’ device operating systems (let alone to Windows 10) is no laughing matter. In fact, it is a process that may take anywhere from 6 to 18 months, costing thousands of dollars. When considering an OS upgrade, CTOs and Heads of IT must consider many questions:… Read More »

7 Data Protection Strategies for Your Environment

7 Data Protection Strategies for Your Environment

Doug Booth

As the person in charge of data protection and security in your office (or even in your personal life), you may just break out in cold sweat once you realize all the sensitive data your users have stored up on their devices. You wonder, “How in the world can I… Read More »

Data Security in Your Workplace

Data Security in Your Workplace

Mandy Padgett

Data. Arguably the most valuable commodity on earth and easily one of the highest risk. Let’s talk data security. The Data Security Problem Large numbers of our modern-day workforce are equipped with laptops as the primary method for getting work done. There are essentially armies with portable vulnerabilities loose everywhere. Not to… Read More »

Repurposed Corporate Computers Grow Indiana’s Future Technology Workforce

Repurposed Corporate Computers Grow Indiana’s Future Technology Workforce

Doug Booth

INDIANAPOLIS, July 11, 2016 – With the help of companies like Interactive Intelligence, out-of-warranty technology is being repurposed by start-up Multiply Technology, and issued back to the Indiana community through small-scale businesses, nonprofits and other organizations in need of low-cost tech solutions. “When a computer goes out-of-warranty or reaches its end-of-life, our… Read More »

How We Help Your Business Support Communities

How We Help Your Business Support Communities

Aaron Padgett

Last week, we discussed the niceties and pitfalls of donating your laptops directly to organizations and individuals that support communities. The complications and work required to prepare your hardware for donation can be time-consuming and counter-productive. However, your heart is still bent on making a positive impact on your local community. How… Read More »

Should My Business Donate Laptops?

Should My Business Donate Laptops?

Aaron Padgett

To donate your outdated, end-of-life hardware to those in need is probably something many in enterprise corporations have thought about at one point or another. It’s great technology going to a great cause; why hesitate? You know you’re giving for the greater good, and you are still multiplying the good left… Read More »

5 Ways to Manage IT Asset Disposition

5 Ways to Manage IT Asset Disposition

Ashwin Malik

End-of-life (EOL) computers and hardware can be a pain, and they can actually drain dollars from your business. For short-handed IT departments, figuring out what to do with old laptops, server gear, and other junk may not be the highest priority, but when it comes to asset disposition, acting sooner… Read More »

3 Ways Old Computers Tax Your Business

3 Ways Old Computers Tax Your Business

Mandy Padgett

Every tool in business has a lifecycle. Your desk chair will eventually lose its spring, launching you backward when you try to sit. You’ll recycle it and buy a new one. Your printer will jam one time too many and one day the paper won’t feed at all, so you’ll… Read More »