Obstacles for Data Governance

  With data being touted as the new oil, organizational data governance has gained a lot of importance in the digitized world. When the product launches to purchase decisions to even government campaigns are driven by data, it is understood why data is so important. Almost everything that people do is monitored in some way […]

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EU-US Privacy Shield – Updates and the Repercussions

  The Privacy Shield program is being administered by the International Trade Administration (ITA) within the U.S. Department of Commerce, to enable enterprises in the US to join the EU-US Privacy Shield framework. This program enables these organizations with a mechanism to comply with the requisite data protection requirements when transferring personal data for transatlantic […]

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What is Geo-fencing? And How Does it Play a Role in Data Privacy?

  Geo-fencing is a new term in the digital marketing space that puts the location of the devices to work for the provision of services. The services could be push messages and notifications that a user gets when the device enters a virtual boundary, known as geo-fence. These virtual fences are set up around certain […]

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FileCloud Aurora – All About Single-Click Actions

Introduction In November 2020, FileCloud released update 20.2 – a complete rehaul of our Sync, Mobile and browser UI and functionalities. We at FileCloud have been working on this for a very, very long time, and so we’re incredibly proud to present to you: FileCloud Aurora. Today, we’re going to be covering one of the […]

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FileCloud Aurora – Mobile App With Brand New Look!

Providing anywhere, anytime access to your data has always been one of our priorities. Now, the FileCloud Aurora update is enhancing your mobile experience with a gorgeous and responsive redesign, ensuring that you and your team can still work on the go: this time in a more powerful, comfortable, and fluid workspace. We’re all about […]

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FileCloud Add-In for Microsoft Outlook

FileCloud’s advanced Microsoft Outlook integration will improve the efficiency and productivity of any outlook user when sharing files or folders within an organization or with external partners and customers. Automatically upload attachments to FileCloud and share them as links in emails Access all your remote files and team folders right from your Outlook client Share remote […]

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McAfee CASB Integration in FileCloud

  FileCloud includes a smart data leak prevention (DLP) functionality that monitors user actions and prevents them if they pose a security risk. In Version 20.2, FileCloud has added integration with external cloud access security broker (CASB) software to enable you to expand your DLP monitoring and risk prevention. This enables you to expand activity monitoring […]

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Choose the Right Data Governance Tool for Your Enterprise

When data issues occur, doing root cause analysis is again needed to assess the source of the problem and identify a logical solution. More than ever, data governance is vital for companies to remain responsive. It is also important to open up new and innovative fields of business, for example by big data analyses, which do not permit the persistence of backward thinking and overhauled structures.

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Geo-Fencing in Data Governance and It’s Possible Uses

The is no standardized global law for cybersecurity and privacy. The European Union (EU) has stricter encompassing privacy policies than those in the United States (US). According to IT Governance, “unlike the European Union, the US has no single federal law that regulates information security, cybersecurity, and privacy throughout the country. Several states have their own cybersecurity laws in addition to data breach notification laws. These areas are currently regulated by a patchwork of industry-specific federal laws and state legislation, with varying scope and jurisdiction. Geofencing is emerging as a tool offered to perform tasks, instead of just notifying administrators. Current privacy policies and laws are insufficient when the scope of geofencing is applied to current methodologies. Geofencing must be regulated in a fashion that ensures data collected is necessary and relevant, and that the data is kept safe from potential threats

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Privacy Shield is Invalid! What is at Stake?

  The Court of Justice of the European Union “CJEU” on July 16 invalidated the  EU–U.S. Privacy Shield. The use of data transfer methods, in particular between the European Union and the United States is questioned. In 2000, the EC put in place an adequacy mechanism known as the “Safe Harbour” for personal data transfers […]

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