Data Economy

An American Approach to Data Privacy

In less than two weeks, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into effect in the European Union—solidifying the most expansive overhaul of privacy regulations in a generation. In addition to the risk of major data breaches, cybercrime and mismanagement of personal data, privacy is now front of mind for governments across the globe.

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IBM’s Unwavering Commitment to Protecting Client Data

IBM takes seriously our obligation to preserve the trust of our clients. The Cloud Act in no way alters our stance on government access to client data.

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With Great Technology Comes Great Responsibility

In 1996, Congress passed the first major overhaul of U.S. telecommunications law in more than 60 years. Tucked away in Title V of the Telecommunications Act was a provision that granted immunity from liability for providers of an “interactive computer service” who publish content from others.

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A new Charter of Trust for cybersecurity

IBM Chairman, President & CEO Ginni Rometty today signed a new Charter of Trust for a secure digital world.

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A New Public-Private Partnership to Advance Cybersecurity in France

IBM today opened its new Security Operations Center (SOC) in Lille, France. The SOC offers security incident and response services to organisations that are at the heart of the French society and economy. Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the security center team will monitor the latest security events, assess their potential impact […]

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IBM Statement on Filing an Amicus Curiae Brief in the United States Supreme Court

IBM issued the following statement on filing an amicus curiae brief in the United States Supreme Court: “Changes in technology move faster than changes in the law, and when the law addresses new technology it must consider not only the immediate facts of the case at bar, but also the potential implications that a legal […]

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Trade Policy: A Steely Resolve and Strong Headwinds

The European Commission’s Trade Policy Day on December 5th is a timely moment to reflect on the outlook for trade policy across the world. In recent times we’ve witnessed a torrent of political events that have altered the outlook on trade and created a shift towards mercantilism – and in some cases, pure protectionism – […]

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Healthcare Evolution in the Digital Single Market

IBM VP of European Government and Regulatory Affairs lays out how the EU's digital single market can advance the evolution of healthcare.

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Blockchain: Trust, Transformation & Public Policy

IBM’s Jean-Marc Leclerc lays out important facts EU policy makers need to know on Blockchain, alongside thoughts for the future.

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