GDPR: Electronic archiving is also concerned

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) was adopted by the European Parliament in April 2016 and will enter into effect on 25 May 2018. In France, its implementation (and the corresponding controls) are placed under the authority of the French data protection authority, CNIL. It will have significant impact on most organisations, as well as on electronic archiving service providers.  

6 fundamental criteria to select an Electronic Archiving solution with probative value

You have passed a milestone of dematerialization by putting in place a dematerialized contracting process? Now you should think further. 

Archiving legal obligations of documents apply for original paper documents as well as for original numeric documents (and for the exact same retention period). Therefor you have to think about possessing an Electronic Archiving solution with probative value.

eiDAS change the codes of electronic archiving

1st July 2016 is a date to remember in the history of electronic transactions. It has opened the gates of a true European market for electronic Trust Services (eTS) with the application of an European regulation,eIDAS.  If the original intent is laudable, a part of this new regulation (Qualified preservation service) has also caused a confusion for the organizations.