How EU Data Security Laws Affect Your Business and IT Operations in the Cloud 5/25/2011

How EU Data Security Laws Affect Your Business
and IT Operations in the Cloud

5/25/11
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Compliance with local laws and regulations is becoming a serious challenge for cloud-based data processing solutions. Potential risks threaten to disrupt the business of those caught unaware.

The European Union and its 27 member states have adopted a set of common principles that govern the protection of personal data. Every company–whether directly or indirectly involved in processing data for European Union entities–needs to pay close attention to compliance with European Union data protection laws, as the consequences of non-compliance present material risk.