Farewell to Global Data Lakes

This month marks the fourth anniversary of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As we reflect on our world’s privacy journey, suffice it to say that the regulations are now a driving force behind an organization’s data management and analytics strategy. Privacy is now a top concern for individuals, while organizations still struggle to … Read more

What Federal Privacy Policy Might Look Like If Passed

Security and policy experts in a video discussion hashed out the possibility of federal legislation on privacy picking up momentum and what such a law might bring to the security and data arenas. How data is gathered, securely stored, used, and even sold have become top of mind for the public and politicians along with … Read more

US Companies Must Deal with EU AI law, Like It or Not

Don’t look now, but using Google Analytics to track your website’s audience might be illegal. That’s the view of a court in Austria, which in January found that Google’s data product was in breach of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as it was not doing enough to make sure data transferred from … Read more

Enterprise Guide to Data Privacy

Data privacy is different from many technology-related issues. Privacy is not driven by the performance or capabilities of an application or piece of hardware. It’s driven primarily by human actions — by individuals, businesses, or governments — with other humans feeling the pain. Humans make mistakes, creating vulnerabilities, and humans neglect or abuse personal data … Read more