This post contains suplementary information to Thomas Helbing's presentation "Data Protection Law Requirements to Cloud Computing Agreements in the European Union" of 24 March 2010 at the CloudSlam 2010 Conference.
You can download the slides here (PDF - 1,26 MB)
The presentation gives an overview over the requirements of the EU Data Protection Directive for cloud computing services with examples from national laws, in particular Germany. No legal background knowledge is required.
Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data
Commission Decision of 5 February 2010 on standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to processors established in third countries under Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council - new version applicable from 15 May 2010
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