In May of 2018, the European Union’s (EU) data privacy and protection rules will receive the most significant review in the last twenty years. Since the current laws were created in the nineties, the digital world has evolved drastically. The amount of data and information that we generate as individuals, and capture and store as businesses, has grown, resulting in old regulatory framework that no longer fits. The GDPR introduces a new regulatory regime that has a broader definition of personal data, greater territorial reach worldwide, and higher stakes for non-compliance.
At PowerObjects, we want to help our customers follow GDPR regulations when using our products and services. Outlined below, we cover the fundamentals of GDPR, how PowerObjects is preparing for the impact, and how you can prepare.