Meeting GDPR Requirements: Record Keeping and Software Tools

This is part of Solutions Review’s Premium Content Series, a collection of contributed columns written by industry experts in maturing software categories. In this submission, Dufrain CEO Joseph George offers three keys to meeting GDPR requirements through strong record-keeping and innovative software tools. For IT firms and any other groups who plan to trade in […]

The 4 Best GDPR Tools and Software for Compliance in 2022

Solutions Review’s listing of the best GDPR tools for compliance is an annual mashup of products that best represent current market conditions, according to the crowd. Our editors selected the best GDPR tools for compliance and software based on each solution’s Authority Score; a meta-analysis of real user sentiment through the web’s most trusted business […]

4 GDPR Services and Tools Vendors to Watch in 2019

GDPR has forced US-based companies to alter the way they collect, process, and store personal customer data. Consent rules have changed to make it easier for individuals to decide what data they share, and erasure is required upon request. Personal data must be ‘portable’ from one company to another, while data breaches must be reported […]

The Majority of Organizations Are Not Complying with GDPR

According to new research from data integration solution provider Talend, 70 percent of global organizations are failing to address requests made from individuals seeking to obtain a copy of their personal data within one month as required by GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). Interestingly enough, just 35 percent of Europe-based companies polled provided data whereas […]

5 Things You Need to Know About GDPR Right Now

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a directive that requires companies to protect the personal information of citizens living within the European Union. The law applies to businesses that reside in Europe, as well as those that exist elsewhere but do business with European entities. The regulation defines ‘personal data’ as any information relating […]

A Collection of the 15 Best GDPR Books on Amazon

There are loads of free resources across the web on Europe’s recently enacted General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR for short). Some of them are great, but sometimes it’s bet to do things the old fashioned way, and there are few resources that can match the in-depth, comprehensive detail of a great book. With this […]

5 Steps to Fast-Track GDPR Compliance: Tips From an Industry Insider

By Majken Sander Only a few days to go now. The GDPR clock strikes on May 25, 2018. Industry pundits are either ramping up scare stories about the impending GDPR legislation – or totally ignoring it. Even though it’s not happened yet, a lot of people already seem fed up with it. Some say this is a […]

Syncsort and Collibra are Teaming Up to Tackle GDPR Compliance

Syncsort and Collibra issued a joint release today to announce automated connectivity between the two vendors’ flagship products. The integration brings Syncsort’s Trillium Discovery and Collibra Data Governance Center together with the aim of helping organizations address data quality and governance initiatives ahead of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The announcement was made at […]

8 Top GDPR Questions to Prepare for the Upcoming Regulation

GDPR will take effect on May 25, 2018 and require businesses to adopt a strict set of guidelines to maintain compliance. The regulation requires companies to enact a ‘reasonable’ level of protection for personal data, which, given how broadly it is defined, will be a real challenge for organizations in the months ahead. There are […]

Understanding the Role of Data Quality in GDPR Article 5 Compliance

By Geoff Grow If you are responsible for your organization’s marketing or customer contact data – and you do business with clients in Europe – than you are no doubt familiar by now with the European Union’s General Protection Data Regulation, or GDPR. It takes effect in May 2018, with the force of law and […]