We’ve compiled a full list of commonly encountered IT terminology that will help you better understand the industry and how it works. By familiarizing yourself with basic computer terms and definitions, you’ll allow yourself to understand manuals, descriptions, and everyday jargon necessary to fully grasp IT products and services.
You’ll find our tech glossary is conveniently laid out below in alphabetical order with an easy navigation interface so you can quickly reference words related to technology.
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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a set of data protection reform established by the European Union that primarily aims to give control to individuals over their personal data through certain provisions and requirements that pertain to the processing of that individual’s data.
Businesses that handle and process personal data must be equipped with safeguards to protect and use the highest possible privacy settings by default so that the information is gathered legally and within the specified constraints, and also to ensure that it is safeguarded against misuse and exploitation. If a business is not compliant, they may face penalties.