Posts Tagged: safe data

When Fire Takes your Files

Despite all best efforts to have health and safety measures in place, a fire can start at any time in an office or warehouse.  In the past few months there have been some widely reported fires that have affected many businesses quite seriously. Last September, a fire broke out during the daytime that affected several… Read more »

Access Control in GDPR

The Data Protection Commission states that a Data Controller is the individual or the legal person who controls and is responsible for the keeping and use of personal information on a computer or in structured manual files. Access Control When it comes to the security of personal data it is their duty to limit the access to… Read more »

How ISO 27001 helps with GDPR

GDPR is now part of the lives of all Irish businesses.  Not only are we aware of its existence, most organisations have now implemented changes to work towards compliance. Datascan were always conscious of data protection regulations and we saw GDPR coming on the horizon some years ago and knew it was time to get… Read more »

ISO 27001 certified for Data Protection

The surprisingly low cost of storing information electronically has meant that businesses are holding increasing amounts of personal information.   While it has been shown that these types of digital files are more secure than paper file storage, there will always be a concern about their protection.   This is particularly interesting with data protection being high… Read more »

Document Scanning for the Pharma Industry

According to the IDA, the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Devices and Diagnostics combined as a sector directly employs 30,000 people in Ireland.   75 pharmaceutical companies operate in Ireland and 10 of the top 10 world’s pharmaceutical companies are based here. High Standards With such a thriving industry comes the expected regulations and standards that must be… Read more »