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Data Location Workshop, 26 February 2015, Brussels

On 26th February 2015, Atos attended the workshop on Data Location Restrictions organised by the European Commission.

The workshop discussed legal constraints and security issues pertaining to data movement within the EU/EEA.

The workshop highlighted the need for an EU-wide data classification scheme to enhance the users’ knowledge on data location.



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