3 things companies must know about data sovereignty when moving to the cloud
Feb 21, 2017, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Allan Leinwand, CTO, ServiceNow)
It’s true that data sovereignty presents technical and legal challenges when moving on-premises systems and information stores to the cloud. There is no United Nations resolution, European Union mandate, or international trade agreement that provides one blanket set of data sovereignty requirements that all countries follow. Privacy and data-hosting laws vary by country and state, and some are more strict than others.