GDPR is here–get compliant!

GDPR and SAP Data Privacy with SAP Business Suite and SAP S/4HANA







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430 pages, , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-1712-0
430 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1713-7
430 pages, , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1714-4
Can your data privacy protocols prevent data breaches? With this guide, you’ll develop and implement a privacy policy that protects your data and complies with GDPR. Learn to block and delete data, implement purpose-based processing, and determine who can access what information in your SAP system. Use the Information Retrieval Framework, SAP MDG, SAP Read Accessing Logging, and other tools to support your data privacy efforts. Get compliant before it’s too late!
  • Comply with the EU’s GDPR regulation and avoid costly fines
  • Design your IT environment to meet data privacy requirements
  • Explore the SAP software solutions that protect sensitive personal data
About the Book About the E-book 430 pages, hardcover, 1.2 in. With contributions from Reiko Enghardt (master data management expert at SAP SE), Christian Geiseler (solution director for SAP MDG at SAP SE), and Dr. Boris Hoffarth (enterprise and solution architect in data and landscape management at SAP SE). Reference book format 6.9 x 9 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (TheAntiquaB 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (21 MB), EPUB (18 MB), and MOBI (40 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. GDPR

    Cut through the legal jargon behind the EU’s GDPR regulation and learn what it will take for your organization to become compliant.

  2. Data Privacy

    Understand how SAP Business Suite and SAP S/4HANA keep data secure and master key data security concepts, from purpose-based processing to minimal authorizations.

  3. SAP Solutions

    Use SAP tools like the Data Controller Rule Framework, SAP Read Accessing Logging, and SAP Test Data Migration Server to configure access rules, keep track of data retrievals, and migrate data securely.

Highlights include:

  • Personal data
  • SAP Information Lifecycle Management (SAP ILM)
  • Data Controller Rule Framework
  • Information Retrieval Framework
  • SAP Read Access Logging
  • SAP Master Data Governance (SAP MDG)
  • SAP Test Data Migration Server
  • Authorizations
  • Purpose-based processing
  • Auditing
  • Project planning

Volker Lehnert has held various positions in compliance and security at SAP since 2000. Since 2012, he has worked in SAP Application Innovation Services (AIS) as the product owner of data protection solutions, defining the data protection functions of the SAP Business Suite and SAP S/4HANA.

Iwona Luther has been working for SAP for 20 years in the field of data archiving, which has evolved over the years to SAP Information Lifecycle Management.

Björn Christoph has been working for SAP as a software architect since 2002. He has been focusing for several years on topics such as data protection and software security in the SAP software.

Carsten Pluder has been working for SAP in support and development since 1999. He currently works for SAP Application Innovation Services (AIS) as lead architect for data protection for the SAP Business Suite and SAP S/4HANA.

Nicole Fernandes has worked as a translator for English, French, and German since 2005. Her fields of expertise are software/information technology and medical research/genetics.

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