Businesses across Europe are busy making sure they are GDPR compliant ahead of its looming deadline of May 25th. The fast-approaching legislation will give consumers more control over how their personal data is being used and significantly increases the pressure on businesses to protect and secure customer information. Richard Smith, Regional Manager at SOTI looks furhter.
Posted on 27th March 2018 in GDPR.
Data privacy is no longer a legal requirement, it’s vital for greasing the wheels of the economy, as the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica debacle shows.
Complying with the GDPR is anything but a box ticking exercise, however much of what’s required by the new regulation is an evolution, not a revolution. Individuals already have many rights under the current Data Protection Act, but the difference is that organisations will have to, not only be compliant, but demonstrate and document compliance. […]
Posted on 26th February 2018 in GDPR.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into force on 25th May 2018 and organisations in the public sector need to ensure they are able to comply with the regulation. The GDPR Conference Europe: Public Sector, run by the GDPR Summit Series will take place on the 4th May in central London.
Posted on 9th February 2018 in GDPR.
Companies need to be able to demonstrate that personal data in their possession has been given consent, is secure and is deleted when it is no longer required.Mike Lenard from Tailored Data Solutions takes up the story.
Posted on 6th February 2018 in GDPR.