GDPR Blog – BMC Blogs https://www.bmc.com/blogs BMC Software Sat, 18 Aug 2018 05:12:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://blogs.bmc.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/bmc_favicon-300x300-150x150.png GDPR Blog – BMC Blogs https://www.bmc.com/blogs 32 32 GDPR: Finally Some Peace For Sales And Marketing. Or Not? https://www.bmc.com/blogs/gdpr-finally-some-peace-for-sales-and-marketing-or-not/ Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:23 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12404 The GDPR reporting over the last few weeks reminded me a little bit of the movie “2012” by Roland Emmerich. Thank God … … Europe “survived” May 25, 2018. And the rest of the world seems to have gotten off lightly 😉 The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now in force. In recent […]]]> What You Need to Know About GDPR and How Control-M Can Help https://www.bmc.com/blogs/what-you-need-to-know-about-gdpr-and-how-control-m-can-help/ Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:08 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12077 There’s been a lot of talk about the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation requirements and the potential penalties for non-compliance, but I thought it would help to provide you with some facts. Here’s 250 pages of GDPR information condensed into 10 bullets: Don’t have a data breach of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)! Notify the required […]]]> How Ready Are You For GDPR? https://www.bmc.com/blogs/how-ready-are-you-for-gdpr/ Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:26 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12068 Years ago, in preparation for graduate school, I had to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). However, my typical study habits consisted of drinking coffee and pulling all-nighters just before a test, and I took the same approach when prepping for the GMAT. I bought a book with test-taking strategies and practice exams and […]]]> GDPR, A Price Worth Paying? https://www.bmc.com/blogs/gdpr-a-price-worth-paying/ Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:50:37 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11879 With all the focus on data privacy and the increased cost and efforts organizations are putting into it, do we really need ANOTHER piece of legislation to have to comply with? I’ve spent the last twelve months following the GDPR story. At first it was part of a simple presentation I was to give to […]]]> GDPR – Some data recovery implications (part 3) https://www.bmc.com/blogs/gdpr-some-data-recovery-implications-part-3/ Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:30 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11852 Why Do I Need to Repeat Recovery Testing for GDPR? As we saw in my last blog on recovery and GDPR, the relevant part of the regulation says a company must have: “…. a process for regularly testing, assessing and evaluating the effectiveness of technical and organisational measures for ensuring the security of the processing.” […]]]> GDPR – Some data recovery implications (part 2) https://www.bmc.com/blogs/gdpr-some-data-recovery-implications-part-2/ Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:42 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11822 Let’s look at ways that BMC Software’s Recovery Solutions for Db2 and IMS help you not only comply with GDPR, but also ensure that your business stays out of the news for all the wrong reasons. The regulations say that companies must be able to: …. restore the availability and access to personal data in […]]]> GDPR – Some Data Recovery Implications https://www.bmc.com/blogs/gdpr-some-data-recovery-implications/ Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:36 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11712 GDPR will be here before we realize it, so let’s look at ways that BMC Software’s Recovery Solutions for Db2 and IMS help you not only comply with GDPR, but also help to ensure that your business stays out of the news for all the wrong reasons. The regulations say that companies must be able […]]]> GDPR – What it Means and Why You May Be Missing the Opportunity https://www.bmc.com/blogs/gdpr-what-it-means-and-why-you-may-be-missing-the-opportunity/ Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:25:50 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11306 Time is running out. The warnings are everywhere. After a two-year transition period, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation will be in full force beginning May 25th, 2018. The focus of most communications related to GDPR is on the requirements themselves and the significant financial penalties that companies may be subject to if they […]]]> The 3 P’s of GDPR https://www.bmc.com/blogs/the-3-ps-of-gdpr/ Fri, 06 Oct 2017 07:45:44 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11274 Much is being said and written about GDPR, the General Data Protection Regulation, which will go into effect in our near future – May 2018. As a reminder, GDPR is the stringent Data Protection Regulation put forth by the European Union Parliament in the aims of better protecting its citizens. Although it originated in the […]]]> 6 Steps for Better Data Recovery Under GDPR https://www.bmc.com/blogs/6-steps-for-better-data-recovery-under-gdpr/ Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:20:48 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11165 Compliance is a main priority for many executives. Financial services, insurers, government agencies and so many others must comply with regulations governing how they use and protect data. As more data enters through more sources, you need to look at all of the angles to safeguard your clients and protect your brand integrity. The General […]]]>