Forrester Report: The State of GDPR Readiness

Forrester Report: The State of GDPR Readiness

With the deadline for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance looming in May 2018, it’s a good time for security and privacy professionals to take stock of how their readiness efforts and approaches compare to the rest of the industry.

Read this data-driven report from January 2018 to understand the current state of compliance, trends by industry and geography, and key Forrester recommendations for moving forward.

Key takeaways in this report include:

  • GDPR preparation is underway: Despite hundreds of headlines suggesting the opposite, firms around the world are getting ready for GDPR.  
  • Maturity and approach vary by industry: Firms in less regulated verticals have more work to do to meet GDPR requirements.
  • GDPR compliance requires a holistic approach: Although security and privacy pros are tackling individual requirements, they find it challenging to design and execute a comprehensive compliance program.

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