GDPR regulates how companies treat or use personal data (such as a subscribers email address). If your organisation collects data on EU citizens, since the 25th May 2018 new regulations require businesses to process data as set out by the new legislation. The ICO provides further information on GDPR and it’s requirements, as your service provider Email Blaster and categorised as the “data processor” and is proud to be a fully compliant service provider:
As your email marketing agency, Email Blaster is obliged to store and process your data securely and in accordance with your instructions. The Email Blaster cloud is protected by enterprise class hardware firewalls running on our own purpose built Dell PowerEdge server platform. All software data is kept inside our GDPR compliant tier 4 specification data centre.
The state of the art tier 4 facilities represent the highest data centre specification, offering full redundancy of critical network and hardware components. Offering 24/7 monitoring and bespoke intrusion prevention systems, we are proud of offer outstanding levels of uptime, reliability and security for your email marketing services.
GDPR requires that companies holding person data on EU citizens keep that data inside the European Union. Data can only be imported outside the European Economic Area with explicit consent from each and every customer whom your organisation holds information on.
Email Blaster’s secure email marketing cloud is located exclusively inside in the UK. When using Email Blaster, all data is stored in our Tier 4 specification datacenter located in Milton Keynes. We own and operate all our own cloud infrastructure, no element is outsourced to a 3rd party - providing you and your business with a secure email marketing service that your business can rely on every day.