Dealing With International Data Center Sites and Compliance
- Published on September 26, 2012
- Written by Mike McClain, Senior Web Designer & Site Manager
Whoever first said that ignorance is no excuse when it comes to the law obviously never met the U.S. Code or the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, which together comprise hundreds of thousands of pages of text. For companies in the U.S., this maze of rules governing the most mundane activities is nightmarish enough, but for those companies dealing internationally, the difficulty quickly becomes worse as the laws of other nations are also piled on. Navigating this legal minefield can be extremely difficult, particularly for data center and cloud-service users and providers. Although this article provides no legal advice on the myriad laws around the world, it does raise some considerations for companies that want to do business abroad.
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