It has been called the next industrial revolution, the internet of things promises to transform industry, but also the home and how businesses communicate with customers. But not so fast – it comes with implications for privacy, and with GDPR enforceable from May 2018, companies wishing to ride the great internet of things opportunity need […]
The pressure is on for organisations to ensure that they comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation with the May 2018 deadline now less than 6 months away. Knowledge and preparation are the key factors in regulatory compliance, and we are running events which can support you on this journey. The one day conference […]
Uber failed to disclose a data-breach for a year and now it is having to fend off public anger. Under GDPR regulation, it would be fined heavily, but frankly even the threat of GDPR compliance is trivial compared to the potential damage to its reputation.
Six in 10 SMEs getting ready for 25 May 2018 GDPR deadline, but 2.1m still not preparing.
Approximately 87 per cent of UK consumers bought at least one online product last year, and the UK is second only to Norway for making ecommerce purchases in Europe. With the industry booming, Roxanne Abercrombie, content strategist at live chat software specialist, Parker Software, explains how general data protection regulation (GDPR) will impact online retailers.
Thousands of new GDPR specialists are being hired by UK businesses to cope with demands of tough new EU regulation, which comes into force in May 2018. Worryingly, ten per cent of businesses plan to do nothing about the regulation despite the threat of fines of up to 20 million Euros.
With just 200 days to go until the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25th May 2018, new research from management consultancy Baringa Partners shows that banks are in a strong position when it comes to data governance. However, the firm is warning that banks still risk losing customers should they experience […]
Despite the threat of fines of up to 20 million Euros for non-compliance, almost a third of UK business leaders admit they have never even heard of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a study from leading learning provider Litmos Heroes has found.
Cyber security expert, Vince Warrington, explains why GDPR might not be such a bad idea, as it will enable businesses to get their data in order, to fully capitalise on next generation communication platforms and AI.
New research out today has revealed that almost half (47 per cent) of UK office workers don’t know whether their company is taking action to comply with the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The study found widespread confusion that could cost UK businesses millions of pounds in non-compliance fines when the regulation comes […]