New Year, New Data Management Project
On January 2nd, most people will be returning back to work after a Christmas project of greatly reducing their food and drink reserves.
But January will also mark the beginning for a lot of organisations of finally tackling the impending GDPR regulation, coming into effect on 25th of May 2018, which will change how companies can process and control the personal data of EU citizens.
According to our recent survey results, just under 50% of companies have an active project to address GDPR concerns, this leaves approximately half of companies to get the ball rolling.
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What is Unstructured Data?
Data Management is appearing very regularly in the mainstream media at the moment – for good reasons (GDPR and legislation to properly safeguard personal Data) and bad reasons (front page headline Data breaches and fines), the term “unstructured Data” is now used a lot outside of its traditional IT/Compliance setting. It can sometimes lead to some confusion over what exactly the term means, what is counted as Unstructured Data, how much of it typically exists in an organisation, how to find where it is and, naturally, how to deal with it.
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Big Data – Are You In Control?
Mark Mulcahy – Waterford Technologies
Big data is a hot issue in today’s business world. The massive increase in the amount of data collected and stored by organizations around the world over the past few decades is undeniable and the ability to access and analyse this data is quickly becoming more and more important.
Continue reading “Big Data Statistics & Facts for 2017”