ITAD (IT Asset Disposition)

Technology is evolving rapidly and refresh cycles are shrinking. As a result, the process of IT asset disposition (ITAD) is more complex and introduces significant business risk for you and your organisation.

A properly designed IT asset disposition programme is one that meets all of your disposal needs while maximising retired asset value in a secure, efficient and environmentally-friendly manner. Iron Mountain offers Secure e-Waste and IT Asset Disposition, with proper logistics and secure chain-of-custody methods to ensure compliance, security and sustainability for all of your products.

Use our resources below to find out more about the need to need to dispose of your old IT equipment safely, responsibly and compliantly.

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IT asset disposition: A necessary part of GDPR compliance

Topics: ITAD (IT Asset Disposition) | Data Management

Many organisations that keep or process personal data of EU citizens are hard at work trying to reach the May, 2018 compliance deadline for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Yet, despite these efforts, a large number of organisations remain far from ready. Many also remain unaware of the need for GDPR compliance at the far side of their asset life cycle: namely, the point of IT asset disposition (ITAD).



Secure IT Asset Disposition:7 Easy Solutions for Tough Challenges | Iron Mountain
Secure IT Asset Disposition: 7 Easy Solutions for Tough Challenges

Topics: Data Management | ITAD (IT Asset Disposition)

It's never a good idea to put off planning for the future. In your personal life, this could take the form of not putting enough money into your children's university fund, or never getting around to spending that winter in Dubai. When it comes to business, lack of planning for the secure disposal of obsolete IT assets presents issues, too—mainly compliance, cost and security risks.




The PwC Information Value Index
The PwC Information Value Index – Three views on value

Topics: ITAD (IT Asset Disposition)

Watch our videos for insight into PwC and Iron Mountain’s first-ever information value index. The index measures how effectively businesses manage their information for competitive advantage and is based on surveys completed by 1,800 senior business leaders in North America and Europe. Find out how your business measures up and what businesses that successfully extract value from their information do differently.




Questions to Ask a Potential ITAD Supplier |Iron Mountain
Questions to Ask a Potential ITAD Supplier

Topics: ITAD (IT Asset Disposition)

As the pace of technology increases, your organisation is likely to be replacing desktop, laptop and tablet computers, smartphones and other hardware at an astonishing rate. With this trend comes some serious considerations in choosing an ITAD (IT asset disposition) provider.