Category Archives: Data Security

A Guide to GDPR and Your Data

If you’re upgrading your office technology, you’ll need to know how to protect your hardware and data, and our guide to GDPR can help you there. This post should serve as a quick reminder for any elements of GDPR that … Continue reading

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Housing Association Mergers Create IT Challenges

(2 min read) Over the last 12 months our Housing Association specialist Anne Brook has dealt with several clients emerging from a takeover. Indeed, according to the commercial law firm EMW there were 42 such deals between Housing Associations in … Continue reading

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Data Security Methods: Destruction, Degaussing, Crushing & Shredding

Defined by TechTarget as ‘the process of destroying data stored on tapes, hard disks and other forms of electronic media so that it is completely unreadable and cannot be accessed.’, data destruction is an umbrella term that includes both hard drive destruction and software destruction. This article … Continue reading

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Why You Should Shred Your Data

You may have heard the term data shredding in regards to data security, but what does it mean for you and your business? In this article, we answer all the questions that you might have about this topic and how … Continue reading

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Protect Your Company Tools

You wouldn’t expect a construction company to leave their equipment unattended, so why leave your digital tools at risk in your own company? Any business that relies on computer technology to get its work completed can be considered at risk … Continue reading

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Data Shredding: How Does it Work and When Should You Use It?

Our secure data shredding service works by physically destroying your storage media, ensuring that there is zero chance of any usable data being recovered. Performed by our trained professionals to the highest standards, the process provides a certified, auditable method … Continue reading

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Office Relocation: Improve Your Environmental Audit

When relocating or upgrading your business, do you question your old computers and phones? Computer hardware and phone upgrades often take place during the recruitment of new teams or when moving offices. But how can you safely dispose of all … Continue reading

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The Importance of Data Security and Computer Disposal

When it comes to looking after data we are now – more than ever – aware of the infallibility and lack of security on many platforms out there. From recent social media scandals to hacking and data access of anything … Continue reading

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Does Effective Data Security Mean Proper IT Hardware Disposal?

In this constantly technology-evolving world, data is everywhere. We can’t make a single movement on the web without our data being stored or used somehow.

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What You Need to Know About the Facebook ‘Data Leak’

It’s been difficult to miss; tabloids have exposed a data breach at the social media giant Facebook, and unsuspecting members of the public have a right to be concerned. With the words ‘security’, ‘scam’ and ‘leak’ being thrown around, the … Continue reading

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