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BELTUG UPDATE - 18 July 2016 - Cloud models, security and insurance - BELTUG delegates meet Minister De Croo - take part in BELTUG survey - and more!


 

Summer is at our doorstep! At BELTUG that's the time to prepare for our next working year. And we need your input for that!  Help us determine our priorities and participate in our survey (it takes only 7 minutes of your time).

On 29 September at our Member Forum we will present the new priorities we received from you and your peers, along with a user-driven action plan that ensures each topic is covered by a set of concrete deliverables.

BELTUG CIO delegation discusses digital business market topics with Minister De Croo

E-billing to the government, the new EU data protection regulation (GDPR), the difficulties of software licenses, competition in the telecom business market, indoor coverage for mobile communications...These were some of the topics BELTUG's delegation of CIOs discussed with Minister De Croo...
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BELTUG considers the approach of BSA to be counterproductive, an opinion article published in Data News

While BELTUG supports software publishers' efforts to ensure license compliance by users, and strongly recommends that our members take the appropriate actions to stay compliant, the letters being sent to companies in Belgium by BSA/The Software Alliance are spreading uneasiness, rather than encouraging positive efforts...
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Day Out in Aalst, Saturday 27 August 2016

Our very popular day out with members and their partners is just around the corner! This year, get a 'taste' of the Golden Age of Aalst, while enjoying a chance to socialise with your peers...
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Contracts and service models: how service management is being influenced by the undeniable migration to cloud

How are ‘cloud-savvy’ IT strategies changing the practice of IT service management? How do IT organisations need to reorganise themselves? What's going on with cloud contracts, release management, and service and business models?
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Security and the cloud: conflicting or complementary? Plus, preparing for the GDPR: our checklist

When you move towards cloud, what changes in terms of your security, your risks?  Where specifically does your security increase and decrease? BELTUG organised an X-change to explore real-life experiences and best practices. We also took this opportunity to inform participants about BELTUG’s checklist to prepare for the EU Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).  

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Insuring against cloud security risks

The annual cost of cybercrime in Belgium is an astonishing € 3,5 billion!  Insuring against this and other cyber risks is very complex. The BELTUG X-change initiated our members into this complicated topic, to help them gain a better understanding of what their company needs -- and doesn't...
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Welcome to our new Partner, Securitas, and our new members

We would like to welcome our new Partner, Securitas!

We are also very pleased to welcome our newest members:TrustCore.EU, Aon, Transics, Hubo België, Dell Belux, AXA Insurance, Broadband Belgium, Venn and BAM Belgium nv.

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BELTUG/INTUG’s Danielle Jacobs is a GTB “Woman to Watch”

The efforts of BELTUG/INTUG to raise awareness of the needs of the business users of digital technology are paying off, with BELTUG Managing Director and INTUG Chairman Danielle Jacobs being named one of the "50 Women to Watch in 2016"...
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AND MORE...

BELTUG & Privacy Platform meet with new Sec. of State for Privacy, Philippe De Backer: Read more...

INTUG/BELTUG at ETNO-Mlex: 'Regulating for the User of the Future': Read more...

European Digital Front-Runners: The Boston Consulting Group publishes new report: Read more...


Agenda

27/08/2016

BELTUG Social Event: this year BELTUG is pleased to invite you to discover Aalst

15/09/2016

GDPR – Your first steps towards compliancy

29/09/2016

Workshop: negotiating for voice & corporate networks

29/09/2016

Member Forum + Autumn Cocktail