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US (ITA) has issued a guidance document on businesses data

legal considerations for companies migrating to the clouds

EU urged to scrap use of personal data measures for cloud comput

Regulators pull their head out of the cloud September 28, 2012 Malware hits the Mac but is it worth worrying about? This week saw the European Commission (EC) and the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) both release guidance on security within cloud computing. Regulators pull their head out of the cloud
The Problem of 'Personal Data' in Cloud Computing - What Information is Regulated? The Cloud of Unknowing, Part 1 by W. Kuan Hon, Christopher Millard, Ian Walden W. Kuan Hon Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies Christopher Millard Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies; Oxford Internet Institute Ian Walden The Problem of 'Personal Data' in Cloud Computing - What Information is Regulated? The Cloud of Unknowing, Part 1 by W. Kuan Hon, Christopher Millard, Ian Walden
QMUL Cloud Legal Project

Creative Industries / Pressure mounts on EU cloud deal as deadline looms BRUSSELS - The European Commission is under pressure to keep to its self-imposed September deadline to publish an EU cloud computing strategy, as new evidence revealed widespread public confusion about it. The commission has two weeks to meets its EU cloud deadline (Photo: The Planet) Figures collected by opinion pollsters Ipsos for the Business Software Alliance (BSA), an IT lobby group, indicate that most Europeans regularly use cloud technologies but are unaware that they are doing so. A mere 24 percent said that they used cloud computing, with Greece and Romania topping the poll at 39 percent. Meanwhile 65 percent of PC users admitted that they had either never heard of cloud computing or had only heard of the name. Creative Industries / Pressure mounts on EU cloud deal as deadline looms
When You Move To The Cloud, Plan For The Storms
Spanish DP authority consultation

cloud computing audit

cloud provider and yr data

infographie Cloud use of SME

This Wednesday I’ll speak in CloudCon 2011, instead of a regulatory lecture, I decided to focus about a technological solution to a legal problem, which I believe might be elegant. I’d appreciate it if you could join me at CloudCon or just come over to say hi. 0. The Cloud and Your Information. On the verge of the Age of Intelligent Machines, Cloud Computing brings a new era for data processing. The Cloud holds more and more information, where data owners and data subjects lose physical control over it. Privacy and Data Protection in the Cloud [For CloudCon 2011] Privacy and Data Protection in the Cloud [For CloudCon 2011]
SMB cloud computing

Cloud Computing in 2011: 3 Trends Changing Business Adoption CIO Cloud Computing in 2011: 3 Trends Changing Business Adoption CIO CIO — The business benefits of a cloud computing model have been well stated. You cut costs by switching to more flexible on-demand IT resources that can better handle the ebb and flow technology needs at a company. But adopting a cloud model for your company is a multifaceted decision-making process. Before even sitting down at the negotiating table with a vendor, IT managers and CIOs need to make sure their infrastructures are virtualized and cloud-ready, and that they have a firm grasp of their own security and compliance regulations. The cloud is also a world with various layers and choices. Do you adopt a public, private or hybrid cloud model?
Cloud computing: An opportunity and a legal maze
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The Digital Forecast Is Cloudy The Digital Forecast Is Cloudy Cloud computing conjures up images of floating zeroes and ones—data liberated from the desktop and drifting effortlessly from one server to the next. Consumers and companies benefit from storing information on remote servers, no matter where they are, and then pulling it back when they need it. Our societies have been transformed as users embrace social networks, blogs, newsfeeds and shared bookmarks that are kept in the cloud. Companies cut costs by outsourcing data-storage tasks. But is there a dark lining to the cloud?...
Honda Data Breach Highlights Need to Set Strong Cloud Security Policies - Security
Vice-President Viviane Reding - European Commission - Viviane Reding The Justice portfolio is new – it was only created with the start of this European Commission, under the leadership of President José Manuel Barroso, in 2010. I am thus the first EU Justice Commissioner who is also responsible for citizenship and fundamental rights. My department, the Directorate General for Justice, deals with a wide range of areas such as civil and commercial law, consumer protection legislation, data protection, criminal law, free movement of citizens and equality legislation. Read more Human dignity, freedom, democracy, equality, the rule of law and respect for human rights must be more than concepts. Vice-President Viviane Reding - European Commission - Viviane Reding