5 Tips for Keeping Your Documents Secure [VIDEO]

As theft of personal or financial information continues to grown, so does the importance of protecting the private information of your business or organization, which is why we want to share 5 easy tips with you today to help keep your records secure.   STEP 1: Develop a Record Retention Policy Having a plan in. . . [Full Article]

Risks of Mishandled Electronic Waste

Information storage has made a major shift over the last decade and while paper records are still prevalent, many businesses have made the switch to digital archiving and record keeping. There are many benefits, including saved storage space, ability to access records anywhere, and less paper waste. However, most businesses don’t consider what to do. . . [Full Article]

Do You Know the Cost of a Data Breach in 2018?

Do you know the average cost of a data breach in 2018? If your business manages any type of proprietary information, whether paper or digital, you should. Every year the Ponemon Institute releases their “Cost of a Data Breach Study” where they analyze the lasting cost and impact of information security breaches. According to the. . . [Full Article]

Augusta Data Storage Releases 2017 Environmental Report

It’s hard to believe that 2018 is already here. 2017 was a pretty big year for our organization, our parent company, Ellefson Transportation Group, celebrated 50 years, and Augusta Data Storage turned 25! In addition, we also saw the completion of our new records storage facility, which will allow us space to store over 100,000. . . [Full Article]

5 Ways In-House Shredding Can Cost You

  There are many businesses throughout the Augusta area that use documents each day that should be shredded or destroyed at the end of their useful life. For many offices it is common to have an extra box or trashcan near the printer or in a central location in the office to collect items for. . . [Full Article]