When the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect on May 25, 2018, every organization that collects information on European Union (EU) citizens will be forced to change how it manages and secures customer data.
Hopefully you’re already taking steps to ensure GDPR compliance, which includes facilitating better data access, security, and management. This could impact your organization well beyond just your development team, so getting a head start on compliance is a good idea.
In the remaining time before GDPR takes effect, the United Kingdom’s Information Commissioner’s Office suggested “12 steps to take now” to get ahead of GDPR’s impact on your operations and processes. We’ve put together a quick recap available on our resources page.