CNE helps the world’s most recognized brands recover maximum value
from their IT assets, securely and responsibly. 

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  • What We Do

    We’re asset value recovery specialists focused on making the environmentally responsible disposition and purchase of high-quality used and surplus technology goods more secure, less complex and more beneficial for all partners.  Our superior ability to rehabilitate IT assets and our reputation as a trusted supplier to distributors around the world translate to maximum investment recovery for OEMs and ODMs, component makers, service providers, enterprise IT organizations, carriers, content providers and other ITAD partners.

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  • How We Do It

    We handle all phases of the ITAD process so your equipment is never out of our control as it moves through our proprietary stages for analysis, repair and refurbishing.  Our facility features multiple layers of physical security. All of our property is safeguarded around the clock with state-of-the-art video surveillance.  Additionally, CNE meets the industry’s most rigorous certification standards. CNE’s international reach and deep global relationships across Asia, Europe and the Americas allow us to connect sellers and buyers of technology hardware. 

    • Process

    • Security & Compliance

    • Global Distribution

  • Latest Blog Posts

    • Maximizing Value Recovery from Excess & Obsolete Inventory

      Maximizing Value Recovery from Excess & Obsolet...

      Your IT Asset Disposal Options Managers tasked with getting rid of excess or obsolete IT inventory face many challenges: security, logistics, and — often most contentious — value recovery. Here’s some insight from a seasoned value-recovery pr...

    • Remarketing Is 20 Times More Energy Efficient than IT Recycling

      Remarketing Is 20 Times More Energy Efficient t...

      Why prioritize IT asset reuse? Generally speaking ITAD vendors are content to take your IT assets, break them down, and recycle or dispose of the parts. Surprisingly, as one recent study suggests, recycling excess or obsolete assets is defi...

    • IT Asset Disposition: What Happens When I Sell My Used Technology?

      IT Asset Disposition: What Happens When I Sell ...

      Get a behind-the-scenes look at what happens with your used technology during the disposition process. Click above to view my presentation on this topic from the Fall 2017 IAITAM Conference. The ITAD process may be complex, but th...

  • Latest News

    • CNE Direct Announces Jerry Quill as New CEO

      CNE Direct founder and CEO, Paul Knight, has announced that he is promoting the company’s current VP of Corporate Strategy, Jerry Quill, to take over his position as CEO and assume responsibility for CNE’s day-to-day operations, effective June 19, 2017.

    • What is a Factory Recertified Hard Drive?

      Factory Recertified Hard Disk Drives(HDD) are “refurbished” by the drive manufacturer’s and undergo rigorous testing guidelines until they are deemed “like new” with zero power-on hours.

    • The World is Awash in Information

      The world is awash in information with no end in sight. Disagree? Just take a look at the data consumed daily by the average 14 year old.

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