Abhas Ricky

Abhas Ricky is the director of value management at Hortonworks where he oversees Fortune 100 customer innovation and the implementation of their big data strategies. Based in the U.K., Ricky is at the epicenter of GDPR and has actively blogged about the topic for Hortonworks.

Articles by Abhas Ricky

Since the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in May 2018, organizations have  hopefully already emerged from the strategy phase and are now well into implementation. However, the nuances of GDPR are something most of us are still trying to comprehend—and we probably won't truly understand all of it for a while. In the hustle to reach compliance, errors will likely have been made. In the process of GDPR planning and execution, there are four key areas that companies need to be wary of. If not managed carefully, they can slow down the process of achieving, and maintaining, compliance goals.

Posted June 01, 2018