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DPA Submission: House of Lords Inquiry on Digital Platforms

On 23rd October 2015, the DPA submitted a response to the House of Lords Select Committee on the European Union (Internal Market Sub-Committee) Call for Evidence on Online Platforms and the EU Digital Single Market Update – 22nd April 2016: The House of Lords report on Online Platforms and the Digital Single Market, published on 20th April, can […]

Digital Single Market Update

Please find attached a  to be unveiled in May by Vice-President for the Digital Single Market, Andrus Ansip. This first Digital Single Market Report from the new EU team, issued following a College of Commissioners’ orientation debate on 25th March, contains no surprises but confirms the Digital Policy Alliance’s insights. The report represents a good […]

Trusted Computing Group publishes draft guidance material on Mobile Security

These papers represent the first part of a comprehensive DPA exercise to review the available technologies and solutions for securing mobile devices within an enterprise environment. The current materials cover Trusted Platform Modules, self-encrypting drives and Trusted Execution Environments – based on the available expertise and inputs supplied by group members. The Trusted Computing Working […]

Code of Conduct for Cloud Computing: Question to the European Commission

Update January 2015: The written answer is now available on the European Parliament website at: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getAllAnswers.do?reference=E-2014-008722&language=EN. At the meeting of the DPA’s Digital Single Market Group on 13th October, it was noted that the proposed Code of Conduct for Cloud Computing (CoC) raised a number of concerns, particularly for SMEs.  Furthermore, it is likely that […]