Gatekeeper Contract and Vendor Management Glossary

Search common contracting language and take a deeper dive to discover what each means

Data Processing Agreement (DPA)

A Data processing Agreement is a legal document signed by the data controller and data processor.

It provides evidence that the data processor is complying with relevant requirements under the GDPR. 

A Data Processing Agreement outlines

  • The purpose of data processing;
  • What data is processed and how it is protected
  • The relationship between the controller and processor. 


the relationship between the controller and the processor, and more.