* Posts by wstrainer

1 publicly visible post • joined 3 Mar 2018

So the suits swanned off to GDPR events leaving you at the coalface? It's really more IT's problem


As someone who works (contracts) in central and local government - heavily involved with organisations that have to adhere to and actually police DPA and GDPR (soon) feel that I am well placed to offer my experience.

Using a document and records management system users when saving a document, word, excel etc. are prompted for metadata - the default choice is 'none' (choose able) from a multiple choice dropdown box (contracts, legal, PII etc.) - let you guess what most users choose.

In case you are wondering who check out m0rt's post