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Microsoft commits to GDPR for all of its users

Thursday 24 May 2018 | 10:52 CET | News
Microsoft said it will adopt the rules set out in Europe's new data privacy regulation GDPR, set to go into effect from 25 May. In a blog post, the company said GDPR "sets a strong standard for privacy and data protection by empowering people to control their personal information." Microsoft said it believes privacy is a fundamental human right. It has therefore committed itself to GDPR compliance not just for Europe, but for all of its consumer customers worldwide. For companies, this means also that they will be able to host their data in the Microsoft Cloud, in compliance with GDPR.

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