27-05-2019

Digital Europe: EU to invest €9.2 billion to meet the challenges of tomorrow

The European Parliament is aiming to develop the technological potential of the digital single market even further. Its Digital Europe…

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02-04-2019

Cybersecurity Act: tackling the cyberthreat facing Europe more effectively

Members of the European Parliament approved the Cybersecurity Act on March 12, 2019, laying down a security certification scheme for products, processes, and services. MEPs also voted to adopt a resolution calling for EU-wide action against security threats brought about by the growth of Chinese technology in Europe. “This significant success will enable the EU to keep up with security…

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15-02-2019

Sharing data in the public sector: how the EU is making it easier to access and re-use public data

EU negotiators reached an agreement on January 22, 2019, making it easier to share public sector data within the digital single market. The meeting aimed to develop a revised directive that will facilitate the availability and re-use of data in the public sector. The European Commission was keen to stress that data plays a vital role in today's economy, especially…

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02-01-2019

Connected devices: Europe introduces new cybersecurity certifications

The European Parliament, Council, and Commission reached a political agreement on legislating to improve cybersecurity on December 10, 2018. First proposed in 2017 as part of a range of measures designed to tackle cyberattacks and boost cybersecurity in the EU, the legislation establishes a framework to create European cybersecurity certificates for products, services, and processes. Connected devices are becoming increasingly…

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17-09-2018

Protecting your data and your private life: USA vs EU

Patriot Act, Freedom Act, Cloud Act… all the various legislation that has been adopted in the United States over the past few years is worrying businesses in Europe. But are they right to be concerned? At a time when the digital revolution is accelerating at an enormous pace, everything rests on the solutions implemented by organizations. The decision to trust…

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03-05-2017

Is the EU moving toward a true Digital Single Market?

Can we really say there is a Digital Single Market in Europe today? According to the Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) for 2017, the European Union is making good progress in this field. But we are far from achieving uniformity between one Member State and another. Let’s take a look at how individuals and businesses are coping. For several…

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19-01-2017

Infographics – The electronic signature

Signing means committing to something, indicating your agreement with the content of a document. A signature represents you. It’s unique to you. An electronic signature allows you to sign any document online, with the same legal validity as a written signature. Productivity, savings, flexibility, efficiency... an electronic signature offer serious benefits for businesses looking to implement innovative solutions. And this…

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