Data Privacy and Security

Why GDPR is Important and What You Need to Do to Get to Grips with It

Provided by BlackBerry

Category Data Privacy and Security

Type Analyst Report

Length 15

Publish Date May 08 2017

Date posted June 22 2017


Set to come into effect in May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will have a dramatic effect on the way that organisations deal with the data of customers, employees and others. It means every business, government and public sector entity that touches European Union residents’ data will need to rethink their data management approaches in order to stay compliant. This CIO report provides background, key rules, penalties and best practice for dealing with GDPR.

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