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Posts Tagged ‘Popi act’

  • Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS). (Image source: Google/my-hds.com)

    HDS: The POPI Act could kick start data optimisation

    November 12, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on HDS: The POPI Act could kick start data optimisation

    Speaking at the Hitachi Information Forum in Johannesburg last week, HDS experts outlined the changing data storage and management environment, noting that big data and new legislation were forcing a fresh look at data storage and management. Today,...

  • Jos Floor (medres)

    Protect data availability to comply with POPI

    September 8, 2014 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Protect data availability to comply with POPI

    Protecting customers’ personal information against loss or damage is just as important for companies considering the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act as protecting it against theft and unauthorised access. Section 19 of the Act says companies...

  • Drew van Vuuren

    Technology won’t solve POPI problems

    June 10, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on Technology won’t solve POPI problems

    The Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI) is often mistakenly compared to Acts such as the Consumer Protection Act, and subsequently not taken very seriously. This is a grave mistake and could cost a company, most especially an SME, a big loss in...