The 28th January 2017 marks the eleventh annual Data Protection Day. To promote the day and to raise awareness of data protection best practices, Philip McMichael, Managing Director of Vyta, was speaking on The Business on RTE Radio 1. If you missed it you can catch up via the RTE Radio 1 podcast online
When it comes to retiring your end of life IT there’s certainly no shortage of providers offering disposal services. Many companies simply choose the cheapest available option, and hand data-bearing equipment such as laptops and PCs to service providers without even considering the security of the provider’s supply chain or the potential implications of a […]
The end of 2016 brings a New Year and with it a fresh start. We often hear the saying “New Year, New You” but how many times do we make new year’s resolutions but then fall back into old habits before January is even over? The same is often true when it comes to reviewing […]
One of the key tools launched in 2016 by the ICO was the self-assessment tool that helps small and medium sized organisations (SMEs) to assess their compliance with the Data Protection Act. The toolkit provides handy links to relevant guidance and further information, and generates a rating based on responses.
Vyta opened its doors for the first time back in 2001. Originating as a computer repair shop with a small team based on the Boucher Road in Belfast, the company now ranks among the top seven of companies audited worldwide by leading global IT disposal standards body ADISA. Vyta has grown significantly to become a […]
Dublin, 20th October 2016 – AMI, Ireland’s leading secure IT retirement company, today announces that it will invest €1.1m and create 15 jobs by 2018 as it grows its business and increases its team to 50.
On the 20th June 2016, AMI had their unannounced spot-check by the auditing body for the ADISA standard. We can now announce that we have once again passed and remain certified to the ADISA Distinction with Honours level.
AMI have embarked on our 5th year on year increase on our operational results, posting the number of IT Assets processed in 2015 at 127, 842, a 65% growth from the 82,995 IT Assets processed in 2010.
The Information Commissioner’s Office has urged organisations to review their policies on how personal data is handled, after the Nursing and Midwifery Council was issued a £150,000 civil monetary penalty for breaching the Data Protection Act.