2616765 - SAP SuccessFactors support for Data Protection & Privacy (GDPR) compliance

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2616765 - SAP SuccessFactors support for Data Protection & Privacy (GDPR) compliance


This article explains what role SAP SuccessFactors Cloud Product Support plays in customers becoming GDPR compliant, and outlines a series of useful resources for customers to take advantage of while planning their own GDPR compliance strategy.


SAP is committed, with its products and services, to enable its customers to implement the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements. This is achieved via a series of product functionality releases beginning in Q1 of 2018.

It must be noted, however, that SAP SuccessFactors Cloud Product Support will NEVER give legal advice around the subject of GDPR compliance, nor provide consulting on GDPR compliance & configuration.

The information provided by SAP SuccessFactors Cloud Product Support is for general guidance only and provided on the understanding that SAP is not herein engaged in rendering legal advice. As such, it should not be used as a substitute for legal consultation. SAP SE accepts no liability for any actions taken as response hereto. It is the customer’s responsibility to adopt measures that the customer deems appropriate to achieve compliance.

If you are getting started with GDPR, please review these resources for an overview of the regulation and how SAP SuccessFactors can help support you:

 - GDPR Compliance Whitepaper

 - GDPR Overview on-demand Webinar

 - SAP SuccessFactors DPP Features on-demand Webinar

 - Migrating to Role Based Permissions recorded webinar

 - Migrating to Role-Based Permissions guides

 - Customer Community GDPR Forum

 - Customer Community Getting Started Guide


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