The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on May 25, 2018.
This page lists the resources that QGate have created or seen that will help your business understand and prepare for the GDPR deadline.
It is not all bad news - GDPR can bring you opportunity too - it is a time to evaluate customer data management and a great exercise to build trust, loyalty and stronger customer relationships.
Prepare your organisation for the new regulation
GDPR changes the way we collect, manage and use personal data, regardless of the technology we do that with, whether it is a market leader CRM system, a trendy cloud based app... or that 1992 backup tape, if it holds personal data, it must be part of your GDPR project.
QGate GDPR Blog articles
If you are starting to look at GDPR, a good starting point is this blog article - Resources for understanding GDPR. If you are already in full swing, these might be useful:
QGate has partnered with e-Learning specialists, Me Learning to provide role specific training, before and after GDPR comes into force. Their courses were designed in partnership with Clayden Law, and range from the generic Core Level course aimed at everyone in the organisation, to the comprehensive Practitioner Level course, tailored for those who have the responsibility to comply with the legislation.
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Use this code at checkout when you book your GDPR course(s) at Me Learning. Courses available are Core, Marketer, Foundation, Practitioner, and Board.
Assess your readiness for the GDPR now
Microsoft have created a guide to help you focus on your core business while efficiently preparing for the GDPR, Microsoft state there are four key steps:
DISCOVER - identify which personal data you have and where you store it.
MANAGE - Govern how personal data is used and accessed.
PROTECT - Establish security controls to prevent, detect, and respond to vulnerabilities and data breaches.
REPORT - Keep required documentation and manage data requests and breach notifications