When Brexit came into effect on January 1, 2021, it also affected the protection and transfer of data between the UK and the EU. If up until the end of 2020, data protection within the UK was regulated by the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), then as of this year, adhering to the regulation is no longer mandatory for the UK.
“Data is one of our most valuable possessions and people should treat protecting it much more seriously than they do right now. And companies who do not take it seriously must start honestly admitting what they do with the data they collect,” said the CEO of ADM Cloudtech, Klemens Arro.
We have seen a lot of different leaks this year, including a few that are connected to Estonian companies. Is this a new reality that we should just accept or simply a temporary problem that we should patiently wait to pass?
Last week, Amazon announced that its machine learning service Amazon Personalize, which is focused on helping developers create individualised recommendations on their platform for their users, has now become generally available – although initially in certain regions only. This is a huge opportunity for companies who wish to bring a more personalised approach to one or more parts of their business, which according to research, is definitely something that companies should be focusing on more as they look towards the future.
As one of those modern cliché sayings goes, data is the oil of today’s world. But that does not just mean the earning potential found in data. Above all, it means understanding the fact that just like unprocessed crude oil is relatively useless, so is unanalysed data.That is why a lot of SMEs have huge amounts of data stored in various systems or outdated data warehouses.
Amazon recently launched a new data backup service which helps developers and other AWS users conveniently back up their systems.
At the end of last month at the re:Invent 2018 cloud technology conference, Amazon announced new AWS services which will change the current understanding of the world of hosting. Klemens Arro, the head of ADM Hosting, Amazon’s only consultation partner status firm in Estonia, summarizes what the hosting giant will soon be offering its clients.
Every photo, sent email, created or shared document, visit to the company’s website, etc. moves and creates new data, which impacts the pocket in one way or another.