Protecting the Innocence – or Data Protection is not Negotiable

on May 8, 2018

 Do you ever get the feeling that the world is coming around to your way of thinking? At Solidatus we have been part of a lot of projects that have spent a lot of money on some really mundane things. For example, I cannot think of anything less sexy than mapping data from one schema to the next only to see someone change something and for the mapping to become useless meaning the whole task needs to be done again – rinse and repeat.

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Topics: Data Lineage, GDPR, Data Protection

“I remember you” — Why you need to know about your right to be forgotten

on Apr 9, 2018

We have all had one of those awkward conversations, you know the ones where someone comes up to you and starts talking like they are an old friend. They know your name, they know things about you that can only have come from you. The only problem is that you cannot remember them. You stall, play for time, try to prise loose that illusive piece of information that will make a connection in your brain to dredge up the information needed to recall their name. Perhaps you have a strategy, mine is to introduce a friend (assuming I have one handy) and hope that they complete the introduction and fill in the blanks of your relationship.

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Topics: GDPR, Data Governance

“I AGREE” to you using my data?

on Mar 22, 2018

How seriously do you take your privacy? I imagine that not many would consider showering or going to the loo in plain sight of others. These, after all, are private matters that as a rule we usually don’t share, unless, that is, we make an explicit decision to.

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Topics: Regulatory Compliance, Data Lineage, GDPR, Data Governance

Solidatus Partners with Synechron to Deliver Powerful Data Visualisation for Financial Services

on Jan 31, 2018

Synechron, Inc, the global financial services consulting and technology services provider, has today announced a partnership with Solidatus, a leading data lineage discovery and visualisation solution. Together, the firms are addressing challenges related to understanding data lineage, governance, and management by delivering powerful visualisation of metadata across end-to-end business processes, including an intuitive and easy to use web interface and customizable filter options. 

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Topics: GDPR, Data Governance, Data Protection, Press