At its core, the GDPR is about trust. It is about companies handling the personal data of their customers, partners and employees with care and respect
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) calls for companies to take greater care in protecting and respecting the personal data of customers, partners and employees. And ShareFile is already the trusted partner to thousands of these businesses around the world-helping them secure files and data in the cloud. That puts us in a unique position to support your GDPR compliance programs. The security and control built into ShareFile, provide a solid foundation for meeting the extensive mandates of GDPR.
The regulation, which was enacted by the E.U. Parliament in 2016, aims to provide a high and consistent level of data protection to all E.U. residents. But it can also have a big impact on U.S. businesses. The law applies to both "controllers" and "processors" of data-in other words, any organization within the E.U. and any organization that stores, handles, or processes personal data of E.U. residents in any way.
Businesses that don't comply face heavy fines of up to 20 million euros or 4% of their global annual revenue, whichever is greater. For many, this prospect is becoming more real by the day. A recent survey found that:
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Article 25: Data Protection by design and by default
Article 25: Records of processing activities
Article 32: Security of processing
Technical and organizational Measures, Access Restrictions
Citrix solutions provide a foundation of confidentiality, integrity and availability across all types of on-premises, hybrid cloud and public cloud IT environments. Four key design principles make our solutions ideally suited to aid GDPR readiness: