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Jim Polka

Jim Polka
I’m a Principal Consultant. My expertise is in security-based information management and strategic deployment of ECM technologies.

Privacy in 2019: How Good Information Governance Can Help Manage Breaches, GDPR, and New U.S. State Laws

Information governance and privacy expert Jim Polka offers predictions and recommendations for privacy in 2019: […]

Three Privacy Trends in 2019: More Breaches, More GDPR Compliance, and New State-level Laws

Data privacy is about trust. Can your customers trust that you are handling their information appropriately, doing everything you can to protect their information, and making sure you’re not keeping... […]

Cost of a Data Breach for Your Organization

Based on several projects I’ve worked on over the past few years, I've seen that organizations are trying to understand the costs of data breaches, but in many cases, these numbers are difficult to... […]

How To Prioritize Sensitive Data Is a Business Decision

I was working with a financial services client recently, and had an interesting discussion about how and when to prioritize sensitive data in its information lifecycle governance (ILG) program. How... […]

Take Our Survey: Does Your Privacy Compliance Program Measure Up?

Over the past year, the number of privacy breaches has just kept growing. What are you doing to protect your customers’ (and employees’) privacy, especially in light of compliance regulations such as... […]

What California’s New Privacy Law Means for Business

The California Legislature passed a tough new consumer privacy bill earlier this summer. The question is whether the Golden State now leads the nation in instituting GDPR-type rules, and what... […]

Information Governance Decision Quadrant

I was recently at the site of a financial services client, helping design its information governance program. As I do everywhere, whether the company is in financial services, utilities, healthcare... […]

Differing Content Migration Strategies: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

There can be varied approaches to content migration, even within the same company. Content migration—even within the same company—is never standard. When it comes to your content migration strategy,... […]

Does the U.S. Need GDPR?

Have you been bombarded with updated terms of service lately? Is it a way for businesses to pre-empt the U.S. Congress from passing a national GDPR-type law? Is GDPR even needed in the U.S.? […]