The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is being enforced on May 25, 2018 – after that, organizations that are non-compliant will face heavy fines.The legislation replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and is designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe.
I read an article by David Burt (Senior Compliance Manager, Azure Trust and Compliance) where he responds to the most frequently asked questions from a Microsoft series of webinars about GDPR.
Below is what the questions and responses that were published here.
The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation is a regulation on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the EU. It expands the rights of individuals to control how their personal information is collected and processed, and places a range of new obligations on organizations to be more accountable for data protection. GDPR will come into effect on May 25, 2018.
Please note there are significant consequences for non-compliance. For more information, see the EUGDPR website.
In our previous blog Transforming healthcare with the Internet of Medical Things, we discussed the way healthcare IoT has increased connections between medical devices and other sensors to monitor patient conditions. The pressure is on traditional Life Science companies to deliver innovation that improves patient outcomes.
The digital (r)evolution is transforming the food industry and we are beginning to see a big impact. The internet of things (IoT) is fueling part of this (r)evolution and is uncovering both operational and monetary benefits for food manufacturers, processors, suppliers and retailers.
Here are 5 benefits that food and beverage organizations can realize with the help of IoT:Continue Reading
The digital (r)evolution is transforming the food industry and we are beginning to see a big impact. The internet of things (IoT) is fueling part of this (r)evolution and is uncovering both operational and monetary benefits for food manufacturers, processors, suppliers and retails. Here are 5 benefits that organizations realize with the help of IoT, helping them make business decisions with greater confidence.Continue Reading