Tag: reuse

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 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To donate your outdated, end-of-life hardware to those in need is probably something many in enterprise corporations have thought about at one point or another.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 »

Should Your Business Buy or Lease Computer Hardware?

Should Your Business Buy or Lease Computer Hardware?

Aaron Padgett

For your IT department, buying computer hardware outright can be an extremely expensive capital outlay, especially for cash-strapped startups and small businesses looking to build a product first, reap the rewards later. For such businesses, it may make sense to lease your laptops and electronics instead of purchasing. Even for larger, more established… Read More »

Technology in Education: How to Amplify the Upside

Technology in Education: How to Amplify the Upside

Mandy Padgett

Technology is everywhere. To ever increasing degrees, it informs our daily lives and provides a framework for both work and recreation. Our youngest youths don’t remember life without it; I have friends with children who could navigate an iPhone before they could count to ten. However, for all its omnipresence,… Read More »

How To Responsibly Dispose Electronics

How To Responsibly Dispose Electronics

Ashwin Malik

A relatively new problem faced by the common man, woman, child and/or pet (you’d be surprised) in the present day is: How do we deal with the growing mountain of electronics in our possession? What to do with old laptops?  To dispose electronics is not easy and not simple. Cell phones, wearables,… Read More »