OneTrust Listed in Three Independent 2016 Gartner Hype Cycle Assessments

ATLANTA, Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — OneTrust, the leading software platform designed to operationalize data privacy compliance and Privacy by Design, announced that industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc. listed OneTrust in the category of Privacy Management Tools in three independent 2016 Hype Cycle industry assessments.*

Industry Leadership

OneTrust is an enterprise-grade software platform that helps multinational organizations automate their privacy impact assessment and data mapping processes in preparation for Privacy Shield and GDPR compliance.

Our solution is compatible across global jurisdictions, and gives the privacy office a single place to collaborate with employees, vendors, and trusted advisors to manage privacy risk. It’s the first solution of its kind that integrates the PIA and data mapping into a single platform.

Our advisory board is comprised of some of the leading experts in global privacy:

  • Jules Polonetsky, CEO of Future of Privacy Forum
  • Ann Cavoukian, former Information Commissioner of Ontario who popularized the concept of Privacy by Design
  • Louise Thorpe, responsible for the American Express global privacy and security oversight program in London

Deep-Seated Knowledge in Privacy and Technology

OneTrust’s web-based software supports an active regulatory environment by helping organizations understand the complete picture of personal data being governed.

“We believe that this validates our leadership position, the innovation we’ve delivered to date, and our commitment to delivering the most comprehensive enterprise software platform of its kind,” said OneTrust CEO Kabir Barday, CIPM, CIPP/US, CIPT. “OneTrust is proud to provide leading global organizations with strong data privacy compliance and Privacy by Design solutions.”

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  1. Gartner, Inc., Hype Cycle for Legal and Regulatory Information Governance, Jie Zhang, July 05, 2016
  2. Gartner, Inc., Hype Cycle for Risk Management Solutions, John A. Wheeler, July 06, 2016
  3. Gartner, Inc., Hype Cycle for Privacy, Carsten Casper, July 20, 2016

About OneTrust

OneTrust, the leading software platform for privacy professionals, is designed to operationalize data privacy compliance and Privacy by Design. Our web-based console helps automate privacy impact assessments and data mapping, identify privacy risks, and enforce risk management and control activities in an integrated and agile approach. The result is the ability to demonstrate accountability and compliance with EU’s data protection requirements (GDPR, BCR, Privacy Shield), and globally across privacy jurisdictions and frameworks. OneTrust is headquartered in Atlanta with an international presence, and is backed by the founders of Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ:  MANH) and AirWatch ($1.54B acq by VMWare). Find us online at

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