The May 25, 2018 GDPR deadline is quickly approaching, requiring businesses to comply and prove compliance to the stringent new regulations or face potentially devastating financial penalties.
Businesses that have not yet finalized a GDPR strategy are now in a major time-crunch; it was reported in December 2017 that 60 percent of organizations are not ready for the regulation. It’s important now to define an approach that prioritizes addressing the aspects that will make the biggest impact in the shortest amount of time. For many businesses, this requires taking a step back and thinking through a holistic, process-based approach that is also sustainable long-term.
Author: Mika Javanainen