How cloud operators can help mitigate the onerous tasks of GDPR responsibilities
With the onset of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) in May 2018, data protection requirements will become more stringent. The responsibilities placed on an organisation relating to the data it holds will be two-fold:
- As a data controller (where the organisation enters and maintains personal data), the organisation must comply with rules concerning consent, access and transferability
- As a data processor [where the organisation holds data on its own servers] it must follow regulation by ensuring high level cyber security, physical hardware...