By Nigel Tozer At this point, you’re probably thinking, “How is the soccer (or football – I’m British) World Cup Final anything like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)???” The actual answer is that it’s a lot more like it than you would think. Both share the need for planning, strategy and the right tactics […]

By Nigel Tozer This isn’t another story about Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook, although it is where I’ll start. With the recent revelations surrounding Cambridge Analytica and Facebook, it’s easy to forget that Facebook was born from a dispute. Who was telling the truth decided its fate, and as we all know, that decision fell in […]

By Nigel Tozer A huge majority of organisations around the world are failing to make even fundamental General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) preparations, with only 11 percent even understanding what constitutes personal data within their organisation, according to the findings of a globally-sourced survey by Commvault. Considering that being able to clearly identify what personal […]

By Commvault This is the fifth blog in a six-part series. Catch up on previous blogs. A five-point plan to act on Business requirements coupled with regulatory upheaval, embodied by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), are taking IT organizations to a tipping point where they must take a much more proactive approach to understanding and […]

By Nigel Tozer As someone who’s personally been on a lengthy General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) journey, as both part of the GDPR team working on our own compliance and as a public speaker on GDPR, one topic seems to generate more fear than others: it’s the Right to Be Forgotten. Or as it’s become […]

By John Gladstone As everyone involved in the collection, protection, storage and use of personal data is well aware, The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect May 25, 2018. Many healthcare organisations are wrestling with compliance and establishing a cohesive and rigorous response to the challenges. Although the new GDPR applies to all domains […]