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Phone: 1-800-COMPUWARE

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About Marcin Grabinski

Marcin Grabiński, EMEA Technical Solution Specialist at Compuware, has almost 20 years of experience in the IT sector, including over 15 in mainframe. Marcin is Compuware’s resident expert in its Test Data Privacy solution and he has been involved in the execution of numerous data privacy projects with major companies in the financial services sector across Europe, making him the Most Frequent Traveler in Compuware. Marcin is also a history fanatic brimming with little-known historical facts.

The GDPR Clock Is Ticking: Pseudonymization and Test Data Quality

By | June 16th, 2016|Data, Featured, GDPR Countdown, Security|

The end users of disguised data—the testers—in a test data privacy project typically have two objections to how pseudonymization affects test data quality. The first objection is easily handled, but the other must be delicately approached with the right solution.

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The GDPR Clock Is Ticking: How to Start a Test Data Privacy Project

By | June 7th, 2016|Data, Featured, GDPR Countdown, Security|

Test environments are vulnerable against GDPR legislation, and therefore, action must be taken to desensitize test data and improve data protection. More than likely, a lot of IT organizations need to be thinking of how to start a test data privacy project.

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Data Protection: With Data Management Comes Responsibility

By | May 12th, 2016|Data, Security|

Until recently, data controllers maintained sole responsibility for upholding EU data protection laws, and made sure data processors they partnered with followed suit. However, under the EU’s newly adopted GDPR, data processors will no longer be free of liability for breaking data privacy laws, and will share with data controllers the onus of data protection for EU citizens.

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Five EU Data Protection Rights That Will Affect Your Company

By | April 15th, 2016|Data, Security|

Recently, the EU Parliament adopted the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation. Apart from losing credibility, companies failing to comply with the GDPR will face fines up to €20 million or 4 percent of annual worldwide turnover—whichever is greater.

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Get Your Data Privacy Act Together; the EU Has Reached a Consensus

By | December 17th, 2015|Agile Development, Featured, Security|

If any real personal data is used for testing, it's high time to start protecting it with a test data privacy project to ensure compliance with the existing as well as new EU regulations. There is absolutely no excuse for continuing to use unmasked customer data in testing projects, and those that continue to do so will have nowhere left to hide when the EU legislators come calling.

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