Navigating Your Way to the Cloud in Europe
Contemplating your organization’s digital transformation? IDC market intelligence reveals that lawyers and compliance professionals have greater influence on a business’ digital transformation than in-house IT staff or external IT consultants. You need a deep understanding of both the technology underpinning innovation and the rules and regulations that apply in order for your business to succeed. Here you will find a framework for understanding the legal and regulatory landscape in Europe. We have broken it down by industry: first at a European level and then by country.
The drop-down menus at the top of this page and below will allow you to review legal issues relating to cloud deployment on a sector-by-sector approach. Some sectors, such as retail and manufacturing, are only relatively lightly regulated, yet they still must adhere to important laws that this site explores. For other sectors, such as healthcare, not only do we take a broad look at the sector, but we also examine laws and regulations in certain countries. We will continue to add more content, so please come back often!
Key Questions to Ask:
- What data is involved?
- How and where will your data be stored and managed?
- What general or industry-specific standards or certifications apply?
- What laws and regulations apply?
- Are there additional, industry-specific security standards?
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