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Balancing Data Access & Privacy with Gil Elbaz

When it comes to data, privacy is top of mind for many. How can companies deliver the personalized experiences all consumers have come to expect and also guarantee privacy? Western Digital sat down with our CEO, Gil Elbaz, to talk through the challenges of balancing the potential value of shared data with the justifiable concerns around privacy.

In the interview, Gil shares his take on why it is crucial companies outline policies that protect consumer data while simultaneously designing a data infrastructure that promotes accessibility. There is a fine balance between creating valuable products that consumers can rely on, and policies that allow them to do so.

Watch the full video for a detailed look at:

  • Gil’s take on data privacy
  • How companies can balance innovation with privacy
  • Why location data is so important

This video was produced by Western Digital in partnership with Factual, Inc. and originally appeared on