Reply to post: Re: Do you want to be held hostage by Microsoft?

German ministry hellbent on taking back control of 'digital sovereignty', cutting dependency on Microsoft

Zippy´s Sausage Factory

Re: Do you want to be held hostage by Microsoft?

Erm, no - MS already have already told Uncle Sam to do one in exactly those circumstances.

They gave up on that as soon as the CLOUD act passed - (sorry can't remember how to link this)

Given that has MS already has European-only data centres where they keep data for EU clients, that's gonna take quite a jackboot!

I thought they were moving them back to the US now, after the recent privacy policy update (that i can't seem to find any trace of, which makes me question either my memory or my Google skills...)

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon


Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2020