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Hello all, and happy Thursday! It’s an especially momentous day for the Osano team as we’ve just launched the Osano Platform! 

For those of you who have been following Osano’s growth over the years, this announcement should come as no surprise. We’ve been steadily building out our privacy solution from the ground up with an eye toward providing privacy professionals with an intuitive, holistic, and powerful system.  

Now, our platform truly provides privacy professionals and companies with a cross-functional approach to global compliance, risk management, and privacy operations excellence, as they work to uphold the highest data privacy standards. Whether working on a single use case or building a whole program, the Osano Platform grows with an organization as its privacy programs mature.   

Check out our press release to learn more about what this launch means for you! 



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