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White Paper: Getting Ready for GDPR

Knowledgent is pleased to release our latest white paper, entitled “Getting Ready for EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)”. The continued digitization of the world economy brings with it the increasing reliance on the processing of personal data. While it provides tremendous opportunities for business growth and consumer benefits, it accompanies the importance of protecting personal data. Continue reading White Paper: Getting Ready for GDPR

Seventh Episode of TeK Talk Podcast, Sponsored by Knowledgent, Available Now

TeK Talk is a podcast series, sponsored by Knowledgent, featuring data and analytics professionals discussing the latest trends and topics in data and analytics for Fortune 1,000 companies.  Continue reading Seventh Episode of TeK Talk Podcast, Sponsored by Knowledgent, Available Now

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) triggers the most significant changes to EU data privacy regulation in 20 years. It aims to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches in an increasingly data-driven world that is vastly different from the time in which the 1995 directive was established. It replaces the 1995 EU Data Protection Directive and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe to protect and empower all EU citizens’ data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy. It expands on the rights of data subjects such as, breach notification in less than 72 hours, right to access, right to be forgotten, data portability, privacy by design, and mandatory deployment of Data Protection Officers (DPOs). Continue reading General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)