Starting in 2022, Microsoft will enable EU-based public sector and corporate customers to process and store all of their data within the EU. Read the article at EU Data Boundary for the Microsoft Cloud!
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- This commitment will apply across all of Microsoft's main cloud services Azure, Microsoft 365, and Dynamics 365.
- Microsoft's cloud services already meet EU regulations.
- Microsoft Online Services already enable customers to comply with the GDPR even without this additional commitment to store and process data within the EU boundary.
- This declaration is in line with the objectives of the EU's digital strategy, see A Europe fit for the digital age (German version).
Find the announcement in German at Microsoft ermöglicht Speicherung und Verarbeitung von Daten ausschließlich in der EU.