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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

What does this mean for your business?

Time stops for no one. On 25 May 2018 each company, from multinational to sole proprietor, will need to comply with the new privacy rules. This requires quite a lot of preparation. Do you know how GDPR will affect your company?

The six basic principles of GDPR

  • Lawfulness, honesty and transparency.
  • Integrity and confidentiality.
  • Data minimisation.
  • Delimitation of the goal.
  • Delimitation of the storage.
  • Accuracy.

Curious about the measures that have been taken to prepare Exact software for the GDPR and the attention points for your company? Read them by product:

GDPR, reap the benefits

Many companies think that complying with the GDPR/AVG is primarily the responsibility of the IT and Legal departments. After all, these are the business units which deal with information security and privacy / protecting personal data. In reality, every department will be confronted with the new EU privacy law: from marketing and sales to Legal, IT and Finance. However, the key question remains: who will take the lead in ensuring your organisation is compliant with the GDPR?


Due to digitisation, the world is changing at lightning speed. Many things have become much easier. However, all that data also involves risks, particularly in terms of privacy.

Almost every organisation in Europe must comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). In the Netherlands, this legislation is known as the Algemene Verordening Gegevensbescherming or AVG.