Thru, Inc.
File Sharing & Collaboration for Your Business

enforcement date:
May 25, 2018

General Data Protection Regulation
(GDPR)

replaces existing regulation

Privacy by Design

Up to €20m or 4%
non-compliance fines

mismanaged data transfers represent
a significant breach risk

Key Facts

GDPR is about protecting personal data

Sending personal data over regular email is not GDPR Compliant

Using FTP to send personal data is not GDPR Compliant

Breaches must be reported within 72 hours to the data protection authorities

Have a GDPR plan by reviewing your data transfer methods

Appoint a Data Protection Officer

Demonstrate that measures have been taken to secure data

5 Steps to Compliance with GDPR

Thru Security & Compliance Features

Secure file transfers meet GDPR compliance requirements

Thru offers the most comprehensive way to send, manage and organize enterprise information by providing multiple access points to the Thru system.


Antivirus scans protects storage of GDPR data

All content stored in Thru is secured with Vormetric TDE (AES 256-bit) data encryption, for data at rest. Every file is antivirus scanned and housed on dedicated servers and enterprise EMC storage. Thru provides separation of customer metadata and storage and complete site isolation with separate databases.


Certified and compliant data centers

Thru is deployed on a multi-tier network architecture and hosted in Rackspace data centers, which comply with multiple certifications like SSAE 16 and ISAE 3402, ISO 27001 (International) and Microsoft Gold Certification.


Network security protects data

To ensure that servers are fully protected from harmful traffic and cyber attack, Thru’s network security features prevent unauthorized access with firewall and intrusion detection/protection devices that are actively monitored 24/7.


Mobile security meets GDPR

With Thru, enterprises can streamline mobile device management and bring your own device (BYOD) by using Thru’s native apps for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets.


Audit and Analysis ensures GDPR compliance

Thru gives administrators full visibility into an enterprise’s entire file system with powerful auditing and tracking features.


Compliance and Certifications beyond GDPR

Thru ensures you are compliant in all your transactions. With Thru, you can have the peace of mind that you are complying with the necessary certifications and regulations as well as supporting safe data handling and data retention policies.

Authentication for all applications

Thru requires explicit authentication for all applications (web application, email and business add-ins, FTP servers and mobile apps) that access the Thru.

Learn more about how Thru can help you fulfill GDPR requirements.

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