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‘Distributed Stewardship’ Seen as Path to Data Democratization

Mar 17, 2021 |

Okera made its mark on the big data map by providing a universal access layer that gives administrators a single place to control what data users can access, no matter what tools or data sources they’re using. Read more…

State Data Privacy Laws Proliferate as Calls for Federal Guidelines Grow

Mar 10, 2021 |

Virginia is the latest American state to enact a data privacy law, joining states like California, Nevada, and Maine that have passed their own laws. But the passage of Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act (CDPA) caused consternation among business supporters, who argue that a federal data law is needed more than ever to prevent compliance costs from skyrocketing for companies. Read more…

Beer + Data = CCPA Compliance for New Belgium

Mar 3, 2021 |

When the California Consumer Privacy Act was approved by voters in November 2018, it didn’t just impact companies in the Golden State–it impacted any company doing business with California residents. Read more…

Data Privacy in the Crosshairs

Jan 28, 2021 |

2020 was a tumultuous year that saw a surge in Internet use as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This proved to be a windfall in some ways, i.e. acceleration of digital transformation. Read more…

Prop 24 Poised to Pass, Bringing Another Data Privacy Law Into Existence

Nov 4, 2020 |

As expected, California voters came out decisively in favor of Proposition 24. While the final tally has not yet been released, it appears that the Golden State is well on its way to passing the stringent new data privacy law called the California Privacy Rights Act, or CPRA. Read more…

It’s Time to Implement Fair and Ethical AI

Oct 19, 2020 |

Companies have gotten the message that artificial intelligence should be implemented in a manner that is fair and ethical. In fact, a recent study from Deloitte indicates that a majority of companies have actually slowed down their AI implementations to make sure these requirements are met. Read more…

Unlocking the Transformative Power of Privacy Enhancing Technologies

Oct 19, 2020 |

Every business wants access to timely, relevant data that can help drive intelligence-led decisions. In an increasingly regulated data ecosystem, challenges such as data localization, regulatory compliance, data privacy, and Data in Use security are limiting organizations’ ability to share and collaborate, especially when using sensitive data. Read more…

Patchwork of Data Privacy Laws Sows Confusion

Oct 9, 2020 |

The European Union’s GDPR. California’s CCPA. Brazil’s LGPD. Canada’s PIPEDA. Japan’s APPI. Every country and state seems to have its own law governing how personal data can and cannot be used, and companies are struggling to navigate the differences and adhere to their requirements. Read more…

CPRA Poised to Replace CCPA, Bring Stricter Data Enforcement

Sep 22, 2020 |

This fall, California voters will be asked to enact the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), a new law that would implement more stringent data privacy protections than the existing law, CCPA. Read more…

For ‘Open Banking,’ Data is a Person

Sep 18, 2020 |

The pandemic has accelerated the shift to digital financial services such as “open banking.” That has resulted in increased fraud, up an estimated 11 percent since the novel coronavirus hit. Read more…

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