Microsoft privacy and GDPR resources

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Discover more information to get started with GDPR and how it relates to Microsoft products and industries.

Get started with GDPR

Get started: GDPR accountability

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Our journey to GDPR compliance

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Data governance: GDPR compliance

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Five things to know about GDPR

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Accelerate GDPR compliance

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GDPR compliance with Windows 10

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Data classification

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GDPR overview

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Shared responsibility

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Microsoft products and GDPR

GDPR compliance and Microsoft 365

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 compliance

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How Microsoft meets your needs

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Organized and implement processes

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Achieve and keep GDPR compliance

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Guide to privacy and GDPR with Microsoft SQL platform

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GDPR compliance with Microsoft Azure

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Compliance with Microsoft EMS

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Compliance with Project Online

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Industries and GDPR

Guide for educational institutions

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GDPR and HIPAA compliance

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GDPR and U.S. healthcare

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More on GDPR

Safeguard privacy with Microsoft cloud

Countdown: preparing for GDPR

Microsoft on trust, privacy, and the GDPR

Modern workplace: what you need to know

Thriving in the GDPR era

GDPR blogs

Privacy with Microsoft Cloud

Learn about essential General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) topics.

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Microsoft’s commitment to GDPR

The Microsoft commitment to GDPR, privacy, and putting customers in control of their own data.

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Safeguard privacy rights

Learn how to safeguard individual privacy rights under GDPR with the Microsoft intelligent cloud.

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Accelerate GDPR compliance

Accelerate your GDPR compliance with the Microsoft cloud by Julia White, CVP, Cloud Platform.

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Earning your trust

Earning trust with contractual commitments to the GDPR by Rich Sauer, CVP & Deputy General Counsel.

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Get organized

Get organized and implement the right processes—a GDPR how-to guide.

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Get help from GDPR partners

Get help addressing your GDPR needs with Microsoft global partners.

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GDPR questions? Azure has answers

Learn how your organization can use Azure features for GDPR compliance.

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Get GDPR compliant

Read Get GDPR compliant with the Microsoft Cloud by Brendon Lynch, Chief Privacy Officer.

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Sharing new customer resources

Read Sharing new customer resources for EU’s GDPR by Brendon Lynch, Chief Privacy Officer.

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Security, privacy, and compliance

Find resources to support security, privacy, and GDPR compliance with the Service Trust Portal.

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Partner resources

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Find a partner

We have several global GDPR partners offering Microsoft-based solutions to meet GDPR requirements.

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Resources for partners

Resources and tools you can use today to streamline your GDPR compliance and help your customers on their compliance journey.

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Meet GDPR privacy obligations

Enhance your capabilities to support the privacy rights of individuals.


Additional privacy resources

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Privacy at Microsoft
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Microsoft Online Services Privacy Statement
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Online Services Terms
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Protecting data and privacy in the cloud
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Trusting the cloud
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Ask your cloud provider about compliance