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Start Your Public Cloud Infrastructure GDPR Compliance Process With These 3 Steps

Published: 08 May 2018

ID: G00353064

Analyst(s): Petr Gorodetskiy


The General Data Protection Regulation brings challenges around compliant utilization of public cloud computing infrastructure. We advise enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders on what measures to take to ensure cloud infrastructure and cloud-based workloads comply with GDPR.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Step 1: Estimate GDPR Impact on Your Public Cloud Utilization
    • Chapter 3
    • Chapter 4
    • Chapter 5
  • Step 2: Build an Action Plan of Organizational and Technical Changes to Achieve GDPR Compliance
  • Step 3: Evaluate Providers You're Working With
  • Conclusion

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