Mobile Devices

Mobile Device ITAD Solutions

Mobile IT Asset DispositionAs the reliance on mobile technology increases, sensitive data that is stored on devices continues to grow. Our innovative Five Years Out business practices ensure your compliance in this developing category. These devices, and the data-security risks they pose, add to an already considerable burden faced by organizations as to how they manage and track their corporate-owned mobile assets, and again during IT asset disposition (ITAD).

When it’s time to retire that phone or tablet, you can trust Arrow to mitigate your risk with flexible ITAD solutions that address all your mobility needs while ultimately protecting your brand.

Read our Mobility Brochure for more details.

Disposition of Corporate-Owned Mobile Assets

Secure Logistics Securely pick up and transport assets from client location to processing facilities.
Technology Processing Receive, audit and securely process assets.
Test and repair assets to maximize remarketing value.
Data Destruction Data is destroyed to NIST SP 800-88 standard; data-bearing devices that cannot be cleansed or reused are securely shredded.
Multiple verification audits ensure data destruction and certificates of destruction for data security are issued.
Activation Check Mobile devices with cellular capabilities are tested for service activation; active devices are quarantined until service plan is terminated.
Remarketing Remarketing of devices recovers maximum resale value.
Responsible Recycling Certificates of proper data destruction and environmental compliance are provided.
Online Reporting Convenient, centralized client portal for easy submission of pick-up requests, tracking, and reporting.

For information on any of our mobility disposition or other IT asset disposition services, or to find out about purchasing refurbished mobile devices, contact us.


Preparing for Smartphone and Tablet Disposal Within the Enterprise


This paper dissects the strengths and weaknesses of the most prevalent data destruction methods for several popular smartphones and explains how mobile device management (MDM) and enterprise mobility management (EMM) tools do their part to manage data on mobile devices. Download it now!

Erasure Methods for Mobile Devices

A significant percentage of end-point data breaches will soon come from mobile application misconfiguration. This will challenge the reliance on remote, application-based erasure strategies used by many today. Read this article to help inform your erasure decisions.