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GDPR: What It Is and What It Means for Your Organization

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Due to the increasing amount of privacy concerns for users, the EU in 2016 decided it was time to replace its outdated Data Protection Directive with GDPR, giving organizations two years to get everything in place.

GDPR was put in place to protect the personal data of users living in an EU country. Once the law hits the books, companies around the world have to follow the regulations when it comes to residents or those living within the EU. Failure to comply can result in lofty fines.