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December 31, 1970

SAP data privacy and security challenges during and after CO...

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on how businesses operate. New ways of workin...

GDPR for SAP: What’s the impact two years on?

Early movers It’s hard to believe it's only been two years since the General Data Protecti...

The CCPA is here, and your SAP system is not compliant. Now ...

Since its hasty inception, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) has stirred up debat...

Is S/4 your first major project since GDPR came into effect?

All IT projects must have ‘privacy by design’, and S/4 is on everyone’s horizon I was rece...

Date Scrambling on Infotype 41 Date Specifications

Every implementation of our software can throw up unique test data masking requirements. I...

The future of the CCPA: What about a Federal law?

This blog discusses the potential issues around implementing CCPA compliance if a supersed...

What's popping with POPIA?

In this blog post, we provide a quick overview of the POPI Act, how it differs from GDPR, ...

SAP data redaction for GDPR: it’s scary!

Controlling the risk As we all know now, GDPR (the General Data Privacy Regulation) has br...

A stark reminder of the rules: BA faces eye-watering GDPR fi...

  British Airways given £183 million fine for data breach – the first public GDPR fine in ...

It’s a tricky balance: what CAN and MAY you test?

You MAY not do testing with personal data...and many people say they CAN not do testing wi...

Data Processing Agreements for SAP are changing. Don’t be ca...

Are you compliant with the terms of your SAP support contract? One of my colleagues shared...

The SAP GDPR Journey: Next stop… Brexit

The news in Europe is abuzz with Brexit and the many complexities around it. One of the ma...

GDPR and POPIA: Data breach

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 | Article 3 | Article...

GDPR and POPIA: Data destruction

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 | Article 3 | Article...

GDPR and POPIA: Data archiving

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 | Article 3 | Article...

SAP was built for customising...so were Data Disclose and Da...

SAP: ERP off the shelf Why has SAP been so successful for so long? Because they designed a...

GDPR and POPIA: Data transfer

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 | Article 3 | Article...

GDPR versus the Australian Privacy Act

 The overview below is a comparison between the key changes in GDPR (the General Data Prot...

GDPR and POPIA: Data use

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 | Article 3 | Article...

GDPR and POPIA: Data analysis

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 | Article 3 It is off...

GDPR and POPIA: Data maintenance

Missed the previous articles?  Read them here: Article 1 | Article 2 In the third installm...

GDPR and POPIA: Acquisition and data entry

Missed any articles?  Read it here! In this second article of the series on GDPR and POPIA...

Does GDPR Compliance equal POPIA Compliance?

Do you know the difference between GDPR, POPIA, and dating? We have created a series of ni...

Approaching SAP HCM data in the shadow of GDPR

After my last piece about data removal, I’ve had a lot of conversations about HCM data rem...

Welcoming in the GDPR

The end of the world as we know it...or not So, I woke up this morning and still had two a...

Proactive removal of data - now and forever more

The here and now Time flies when you’re having fun! Since we started out on our little GDP...

What does GDPR mean for global companies?

Gartner predicts that by the end of 2018, more than 50 percent of companies affected by GD...

Protecting consumers: why is GDPR so important?

Over the festive period, I’ve spent far more time in shops and watching telly than I norma...

Three ways to protect your SAP data from cyber criminals

Reduce your attack surface Security budgets have tripled in the past few years. Yet this i...

GDPR: the Data Adequacy and Data Minimisation principle

The Data Protection Act (current law) requires companies to ensure that they only collect ...

Retention period: A minimum or a maximum?

GDPR: are retention periods being considered a minimum or a maximum? I’ve recently been in...

Ready for GDPR: Non-Production Data Security

My previous post explains how with the use of Data Sync Manager (DSM) and EPI-USE Labs you...

Ready for GDPR: Proportional data usage

As per my previous post, the deadline for GDPR compliance is looming - and it will affect ...

GDPR in SAP: Redact rather than Archive?

How widely will companies provide the Right to be Forgotten? Will this be commonplace in S...

The Road to Data Protection and GDPR

I have worked in the UK utilities industry for the last 15 years, and I've spent the last ...

GDPR: When is the Right to be Forgotten applicable?

I’m watching a wonderful programme at the moment where the opening credits state ‘This is ...

GDPR: almost a year to go. What are people aiming for?

In my last blog, I wrote about the GDPR compliance projects sprouting up at most companies...

It’s time to start thinking about GDPR

You have probably heard the distant drumbeat of GDPR and the shock headlines of “over 92% ...

The world wakes up to GDPR: where did it come from?

Since the start of the year, the volume has definitely been turned up on GDPR. I was speak...

Data protection by design in the SAP world

Explicit in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation is the instruction t...

The Enterprise spread of personal data

Data across your landscape The accumulation of data today defies most minds. The amount is...

The Right to be Forgotten and the SAP challenge

It all started when one of our sales team called me to ask, “Can a customer use our produc...

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