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Focus on Five High-Priority Changes to Tackle the EU GDPR

Published: 30 September 2016

ID: G00311301

Analyst(s): Bart Willemsen

Summary

The European General Data Protection Regulation will have a global impact as of 2018. Among the many changes, IT leaders should prioritize efforts where they are most affected. These five high-priority changes help you get up to speed with GDPR requirements.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis and recommendations

  • Determine Your Role Under the GDPR
  • Appoint Your Data Protection Officer
  • Demonstrate Accountability in All Processing Activities
  • Check Your Cross-Border Data Flows
  • Prepare for Data Subjects Exercising Their Rights

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