Data regulation stories
The “New Normal” brings greater responsibility
While the European Union has been a forerunner in the regulatory arena, GDPR is now just one of a multitude of different regulations.
Splunk Observability Cloud now available in ANZ via AWS
Splunk has announced that Splunk Observability Cloud is now available in Australia and New Zealand via the Amazon Web Services Asia Pacific (Sydney) Region.
Creating private data regulations for employees
Data breaches are on the rise, with employees being the weakest link. Organisations should establish private data regulations to combat this.
Hybrid cloud adoption accelerating in healthcare
In just two years, healthcare providers’ hybrid cloud deployments are set to almost double from 19 percent penetration to 37 percent.
Why Australia needs more compliance experts
Demand for risk and compliance experts in Australia has surged, with executives seeking to employ up to 5 additional resources, according to the Compliance Index. Job ads for such roles increased by nearly 50% in the past year, according to SEEK.
Exclusive Q&A: Why businesses are storing useless hardware
In this exclusive interview, Blancco's Fredrik Forslund details just how expensive the issue of data centre waste has become.
Data Protection Day needs to be an everyday thing
Today marks the 13th annual Data Protection Day, a day aimed at raising awareness and promoting good data privacy practices around the world.
Organisations wasting $100k a year hoarding useless IT hardware
Staggering new research has revealed how businesses have become paralysed by data regulations and are sucking up the costs of storing old data centre hardware rather than risk a breach.
Top risk facing organisations? Why, it’s an IT talent famine
For some time there has been talk about how the IT industry is crying out for new talent and skills, which a lot of people have glossed over. But now Gartner says it is a harsh reality.
Data privacy regulations causing headaches for AU businesses
Only 9% of Australian businesses are prepared to comply with GDPR, despite feeling confident about NDB, according to Webroot's report.
Why the GDPR is necessary and key to the tech future
GDPR: A necessary first step in protecting personal data and privacy in our increasingly digitized world, says Schneider Electric.
Now or never: Don’t get left behind in the race to GDPR compliance
Those who don’t comply will face huge financial penalties and are likely to be held publicly accountable for any misuse of customer data.
Tighter data regimes demand action: four steps to cyber security
As China and the European Union (EU) strengthen their data protection regimes, organisations need to reassess their cyber security readiness.
New year, new privacy regulations - are you ready?
Ensuring Personal Information Protection (PIP) and privacy is a world and industry-wide concern among enterprises and service providers alike.