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Newsletter 6/2018

Security: It’s never just data Data is never just data. It’s sales opportunities, passwords and unique designs. It’s precious ideas, documentation and valuable contacts. You wouldn’t want any of this end up in the wrong hands, would you? Still, 78% of used, resold, or refurbished hard disk drives...

Read More 12 Jun 2018

Safe reuse at the core of 3 Step IT

For 3 Step IT and our customers, security is everything. From the moment the items leave the customer’s hands until we have processed it, security is the highest priority. This is why our facilities get security classifications with employees undergoing both rigorous security exercises and...

Read More 11 Jun 2018

Technology - turning on untapped potential

"Finger to his forehead my father would tell me 'they can never take away what is in here'.'' Growing up in Bucharest, these were words my parents instilled in me. They were confident that investments in learning would help carry me through hardship - and though any child hates to admit it, my...

Read More 05 Jun 2018

Stepping up for World Environment Day

On June 5th the world is celebrating the preservation of its unique environment. At 3 Step IT we will participate in this day by doing our share. World Environment Day is the UN's most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Since it began...

Read More 05 Jun 2018

How proper IT hardware disposal boosts data security

According to the 2018 State of IT report from Spiceworks , nearly half (44%) of companies expect to see a rise in IT budgets this year, while 43% predict they will remain the same as in 2017. Comparing this data to previous IT spend trends, TechRepublic believes we have entered an IT hardware...

Read More 04 Jun 2018

The most overlooked step in data security

In the debut episode of Prison Break, protagonist Michael Scofield tosses a hard drive into the Chicago Bay. Unfortunately for him, the water damage is not enough to keep his private plans private. The FBI fishes up the drive and recovers most of its data, thus seriously hindering Scofield’s plans...

Read More 31 May 2018

Our first sustainability report published

Sustainability is at the core of what we do. Our business model is based on the principles of the circular economy , which in itself enables us to make a positive societal, economic and environmental impact on our surroundings. However, just because we are circular doesn’t mean we are stuck...

Read More 30 May 2018

Circular IT – smart, secure and sustainable

Once you have upgraded your IT products, such as laptops, screens, or servers, the job is done and everything is taken care of. The old PCs, clunky mobiles and worn-out printers are shoved into a warehouse to gather dust. What we do not always realise is that, apart from dust, the products may...

Read More 23 May 2018

Surfing on the green IT-wave

Article: Grunde Grimsland. Originally published in Finansavisen on 07 May 2018 An increasing appetite for "green IT" in business and attention surrounding GDPR results in rapid growth for the IT-leasing company 3 Step IT. The IT-leasing company 3 Step IT, which commemorated 20 years in 2017, was...

Read More 15 May 2018

New digital expertise in 3 Step IT Board of Directors

3 Step IT is strengthening its digital know-how with a change in the Board of Directors. Teppo Paavola (MBA) will replace Claes Paulsson as a board member from the beginning of May. Teppo Paavola has extensive experience from digital business and he has created several businesses across the field...

Read More 09 May 2018

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