Gartner Research

Privacy Regulations: Compliance Is a Prerequisite for Cloud Migration and Implementation Projects

Published: 23 October 2017

ID: G00335724

Analyst(s): Petr Gorodetskiy

Summary

Many potential cloud adopters are confused by the complexity of privacy regulations, especially when their business spans legal jurisdictions. Technology product management leaders for cloud services will win more business if they focus on enabling customers to overcome these obstacles.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Identify Privacy Compliance Needs in the Discovery Phase of the Migration Project
  • Educate Customers About Commonalities and Differences in Privacy Regulations
    • Similarities and Differences Across Country/Regional Privacy Regulations
    • Personal Data Cross-Border Transfer
  • Assist Your Customers in Establishing Localized Cloud Environments

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