General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Choosing the right data platform is essential to comply with GDPR regulation.
Deadline: May 2018
In May 2018 the GDPR is due to take effect.
The GDPR imposes new rules on companies, government agencies, non-profits, and other organizations that offer goods and services to people in the European Union (EU), or that collect and analyze data tied to EU residents.
The GDPR applies no matter where you are located.
- Individuals have the right to: Access, export, correct and erase their personal data
- Organizations will need to protect personal data using appropriate security and keep records detailing data processing. They will also need to obtain appropriate consents for processing data and notify authorities of personal data breaches
- Furthermore organizations are required not only to establish transparent data policies (data retention and deletion policies, use cases, etc.) but also train employees and IT staff.
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years – we’re here to make sure you’re
ISO 9000 Compliance
The standards provide guidance and tools for companies who want to ensure that their products and services consistently meet customer’s requirements, and that quality is consistently improved.
ISO 9001 Standard
The ISO 9001 standard provides guidance for companies that want to consistently meet and exceed customer requirements. It’s based on a number of quality management principles, including a strong customer focus, to help ensure that customers receive consistently high-quality products and services.
Other ISO Standards
Depending on your business activities other ISO certification can apply to you like ISO 22000 for food safely management or ISO 13485 for medical devices.
ISO 9001:2015 sets out the criteria for a quality management system and is the only standard in the family that can be certified to.
It can be used by any organization, large or small, regardless of its field of activity. In fact, there are over one million companies and organizations in over 170 countries certified to ISO 9001.
This standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement.
Business Intelligence and analytics solutions coupled with advanced reporting capabilities are key to succeed in getting ISO certification.
Data security and integrity
Data is the most valuable asset you control.
Losing intellectual property, a customer’s personally identifiable information (PII), financial information, and confidential memos can cause substantial damage.
Data security and integrity
Data security refers to the protection of data against unauthorized access or corruption to computers, databases and websites. Data security also protects data from corruption. Data integrity is therefore a fundamental component of information security.
Data integrity apply to the accuracy and consistency of data stored in a database, data warehouse, data mart or other system.
The following practices to assure data integrity:
- Data encryption
- Data backup (to an alternate location)
- Access control (ACL)
- Data masking
- Validation and business rules
- Policies definitions for data classification, labeling, and protection