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Stepping up for World Environment Day

05 Jun 2018

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...

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How proper IT hardware disposal boosts data security

04 Jun 2018

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...

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The most overlooked step in data security

31 May 2018

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...

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Our first sustainability report published

30 May 2018

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...

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Circular IT – smart, secure and sustainable

23 May 2018

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...

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Surfing on the green IT-wave

15 May 2018

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...

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New digital expertise in 3 Step IT Board of Directors

09 May 2018

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...

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IT drives Lernia’s business forward

03 May 2018

Lernia is Sweden’s leading staffing- and educational company. With 150 offices all over the country, there are high demands on Lernia’s IT management. We caught up with Sebastian Lindström, CIO at Lernia and responsible for IT within the company. Below he explains the organisation’s challenges and...

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Advancing the circular IT – 3 Step IT invests in a new facility

25 Apr 2018

More and more companies are aware that refurbishment improves possibilities for secure IT reuse and recycling. Failing to manage data securely can cause serious damage to an organisation. When previously old computers were left lying around in offices, now we understand the security risk they pose...

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What is a circular economy?

17 Apr 2018

What is a circular economy? The “produce, use, discard” mentality of linear economy is coming to an end. We have reached a turning point in which the concept of a circular economy is on the forefront. This new model of “produce, use, reuse and recycle” becomes an increasingly important as we run...

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