The E.U. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect on 25 May 2018. There will be many changes for companies, public authorities, and even normal citizens. Uncertainty prevails regarding the changes due to the new rules and what to watch out for, just as often happens when major changes are made to laws.

Implementing data protection properly

OPTIMAL SYSTEMS as a software company is obviously especially affected by the GDPR, but then again, so are users of our software enaio®. For this reason, we acquired the necessary expertise early on in order be properly prepared for the new regulation – both for our company and our users.

Gregor Wolf, COO of OPTIMAL SYSTEMS, spoke about what companies can expect and provided an example of how to do things correctly in an interview on Germanys leading news magazine ‘Tagesthemen’. For example, it affects our online offering and even the company blog that you’re reading here.