Financial sector is prepared for GDPR

The vast majority (92%) of chief marketing officers in the UK’s financial sector say their organisation is fully prepared for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), according to data management company, Relay42. However, 96% of CMOs actually believe it is the responsibility of their executive-level colleagues to ensure GDPR compliance by the 25 May 2018 deadline. […]

GDPR – Are you prepared?

If you’re a CIO you’ll be hard pushed not to already feel the pressure of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) encroaching on your plans for the year ahead. I have read countless articles debating and deliberating its potential consequences as organisations start to prepare for its arrival in May 2018. However, despite a plethora […]

GDPR: Where do I start?

The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) regulations mean that any organisation, big or small, will need to comply with new rules regarding the collection, storage and usage of personal information regarding EU citizens. But reports have suggested that many IT security professionals are either not preparing or are unaware of any changes that […]

GDPR Conference Europe: John Culkin: A major challenge will be knowing how, where, and how much data is stored

John Culkin, Director of Information Management at Crown Records Management will be speaking at the GDPR Conference. Mr Culkin explains why getting ready for GDPR is so important for all businesses. After the success of the first GDPR Conference Europe in April, Mr Culkin will be speaking at the second conference on 20th June. We spoke with […]

Mobile enablement of the workforce – three key components of an enterprise app

The mobile enablement of the workforce is now a pre-eminent focus for any forward-thinking CEO. The world is changing, everything is now more dynamic and distributed, and the workforce needs information instantly wherever they are. Maintaining focus and consistency across a far-flung enterprise team however isn’t easy. More than ever, mobile teams need seamless access […]

GDPR – Risk, Restriction or Enabler?

The prohibitive fines associated with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are creating a stir. However, despite the high level of potential liability stemming from it, this is an immensely pragmatic regulation that is focused on both safeguarding the rights of the individual to control their personal data, and enabling organisations to utilise that […]