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CISPE publishes Code of Conduct for Cloud Infrastructures Services

Cloud Infrastructure Services Providers in Europe (“CISPE”) – a relatively new coalition of more than 20 cloud infrastructure providers operating in Europe – has recently published its first Code of Conduct for Cloud Infrastructures Services.

The CISPE Code of Conduct:

  • Gives a framework to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Excludes the reuse of our customers’ data
  • Allows you to process and store your data exclusively in the EU
  • Idenfies which Cloud Infrastructure Services are suitable for the data processing that you wish to perform
  • Helps citizens regain control over their data

Service providers may demonstrate their compliance with the Code of Conduct with Trust Mark that can be verified on CISPE website.

Download Code of Conduct

Privacy in cloud – findings

Privacy and services in cloud is a hot topic now. With GDPR now adopted some are afraid that new privacy regulation in Europe will kill the cloud quickly. Although it is doubtful cloud services will cease to exist because of regulation nevertheless compliance with privacy and data protection regulation will leave an impact. Therefore it is no surprise two big law firms – Eversheds and Baker & Mckenzie – recently published their reports on cloud services.

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