Infrastructure life cycle costs: How ITAD and TPM can save you money

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I was recently reading some responses to a question posted on the Spiceworks community forum that asked, “How do you dispose of old hard drives?” While there were some typically humorous responses, such as use them as target practice, smash them with a hammer, or drill a hole through them, I assume those comments were in jest. If not, those respondents are missing out on a great opportunity to get money back for their used equipment.

It also reminds me of the need for safe, secure IT asset disposition (ITAD) services. It’s imperative to find an ITAD provider that offers data sanitization and destruction services that protect your company’s data integrity and privacy, handles your gear in an environmentally responsible


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