Data masking for GDPR: A force for positive change

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If the words General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are enough to get your pulse racing, you are not alone. The GDPR, due to come into force on 25 May this year, is going to have a significant, permanent and far-reaching impact on any business that holds data on EU citizens, including organisations based outside of […]

Majority of employees in US unaware of GDPR mandates

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Well, there is good news and there is bad news. The good news we covered last month, with our post covering a survey that found increased cybersecurity awareness among business leaders could be attributed to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Now for the bad news. With only a handful of months left before […]

Is GDPR fueling identity management investments?

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It’s one of the oldest disciplines in cybersecurity, and to this day it still remains one of the most important. This is why it didn’t surprise me to see a recent analyst report estimating that the identity and access management market is expected to reach about $20 billion by 2023, up from $7.8 billion in […]

5 things businesses should know about Identity Access Management

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Applying appropriate and sufficient controls to manage user accounts and access rights is one of the most significant challenges in today’s enterprise’s IT environment. Intentional or accidental misuse of IT-driven business processes by authorized users can have a severe impact on the enterprise and its competitive position. Vendors of Identity Access Management (IAM) solutions tend to promise […]

Keeping It Simple: A Holistic Approach to Content Management in a Highly Regulated Industry

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We’re all well aware of the rapidly changing and increasingly more complex regulatory environment for life sciences companies, but what does that actually mean for those tasked with complying with the regulations and making sure content is managed intuitively, and in keeping with the commercial needs of the organization? For the vice president of regulatory […]

Following the Sun: Why India Makes Sense as Part of a Full BPS Offering

Speed, accuracy and cost containment. That’s what it’s all about when it comes to handling publishing submissions. We all know the long and arduous journey life sciences companies go through to go from concept to finalized product. The last thing companies want is more hold ups in getting their submission in front of the authorities. […]

Why Faster Adoption of Electronic Submissions for Promotional Materials Makes Sense

Change is the one constant, but let’s face it nobody likes it. From our experience in life sciences most companies tend to respond to new regulations and guidelines by putting off the inevitable. That’s certainly been the case with the FDA’s eCTD Module 1 guidance for advertising and promotional materials. While reticence to move to […]