Tag Archives: Data Security

Xporter Updates

Once installed, the Xporter client requires little maintenance, as a built-in update facility ensures it is never more than 4 hours out of sync with the very latest version, which ensures the security and integrity of your data. To further … Continue Reading

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Xporter Support

The Groupcall Support team is able to resolve or advise on any technical issues that you encounter using Groupcall Xporter, or any other Groupcall product.  Often it is necessary for Groupcall support technicians to see the issue with you in … Continue Reading

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Xporter Data Security

This information gives details of the management of data security in relation to the use of Groupcall Xporter, which schools may wish to use. MIS data is extracted using Xporter software and Groupcall provides input, working in good faith, to … Continue Reading

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Xporter Transfer and Use of Personal Information

Groupcall Xporter facilitates the extraction of data between MIS and 3rd party systems such as learning platforms, cashless systems, library services and more. The extent of Personal Information shared with these systems will depend upon each 3rd party’s requirements and … Continue Reading

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Xporter Data Movement Overview

Xporter is an automated solution to securely collect and deliver data to a chosen location or system. The system allows organisations to define what data is collected and how frequently.  Xporter runs in each establishment, hosted, or cloud environment, to … Continue Reading

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The Data Protection Act

The 8 core Data Protection Act principles are: Personal data shall be processed fairly and lawfully and, in particular, shall not be processed unless – at least one of the conditions in Schedule 2 is met, and in the case … Continue Reading

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Data Protection Impact Levels

With all Government and public sector systems there is a need to make sure that information stored in them is appropriately protected.  ‘Appropriate’ could range from: open to the public; to patient records; right through to highly secret national security … Continue Reading

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Microsoft Windows Azure

If there are any clarifications required regarding information in this document then the below documentation provided by Microsoft will undoubtedly add clarity. Windows Azure Security Overview This whitepaper covers the vast majority of questions asked about the security of the … Continue Reading

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Updates to Groupcall Messenger V5

The Messenger v5 platform consists of a number of distinct components, including Messenger v5 itself, our interfaces with external systems (MIS, message delivery partners, etc), Groupcall Xporter and the Groupcall Xporter data extraction scripts for each supported MIS. Groupcall periodically … Continue Reading

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Protection of Data in Storage

Messenger v5 uses Microsoft Windows Azure SQL storage, located in the Europe North territory and protected by international statute.  The following are the most frequent discussion points centring on use of Windows Azure as a service delivery platform. What provisions … Continue Reading

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