GAIA-X, data protection & data control: What is viable for enterprises?

For European enterprises that had high hopes GAIA-X would bring real added value in terms of data protection and digital sovereignty, the project’s current course would likely appear to be disappointing. The last few.

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Serious setbacks after an ambitious start – which goals remain for GAIA-X?

First the German federal government signalled support for the participation of US hyperscalers in GAIA-X. Subsequently, the companies on its Board of Directors welcomed Palantir, arguably the most controversial player.

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GAIA-X Board of Directors gives green light to Palantir

An unpleasant surprise for data protectionists and supporters of GAIA-X: The all-European Board of Directors of GAIA-X cleared the way for Palantir to become a member. The reaction to this decision ranged from surprise.

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German Federal Government disappoints in their statement on GAIA-X

Data traffic from the EU to the US is substantial and ever-growing. This is mainly due to the general trend of shifting data into the cloud, with its major service providers based in the US. The legal basis for these.

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Legal rift between the EU and USA: Data handling & data transfer and the implications for enterprises

In 2021, enterprises will continue to encounter many challenges that they need to address: Strengthening data security, ensuring verifiable compliance with applicable data protection laws, and maintaining effective.

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Beyond the EU-US Privacy Shield: What’s next for European enterprises?

On 16 July 2020, the ECJ (European Court of Justice) ruled the EU-US Privacy Shield invalid. It was not the first time this court made a splash on both sides of the Atlantic: The ruling clearly illuminated the.

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Digital working in local government: The good, the bad, and the ugly

The past few months have made it abundantly clear that local government has been facing unprecedented challenges. With the ongoing pandemic, atop of all existing responsibilities, new challenges have risen to the.

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