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Gartner's New IRM Magic Quadrant Signals End of GRC Era

by John Wheeler  |  August 16, 2017

Over the past several years, Gartner has evolved its research of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) technology solutions to meet the increasingly complex needs of the security and risk management...

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Gartner's Hype Cycle Focuses on Integrated Risk Management

by John Wheeler  |  July 24, 2017

Gartner just released its 2017 Hype Cycle for Risk Management focusing on the importance of integrated risk management (IRM). The 2017 Hype Cycle for Risk Management report describes the related services,...

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IRM Solutions Market Will Grow to $7.3 Billion by 2020

by John Wheeler  |  March 20, 2017

Earlier this month, Gartner released its inaugural forecast of the integrated risk management (IRM) software solutions market. The IRM market — formerly referred to as "governance, risk management and compliance...

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NIST Cybersecurity Framework Supports Use of IRM

by John Wheeler  |  January 9, 2017

2017 brings a new focus and urgency to improving cybersecurity at all levels of our society. While a fierce debate rages in Washington, DC over the cyber-intrusion impact on the...

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GRC Redefined: Gartner Adopts an Integrated Risk Management View

by John Wheeler  |  October 17, 2016

The time has come for a new viewpoint on the maturing discipline known as governance, risk and compliance (GRC). The term GRC was spawned from the need for better internal...

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CEOs and CIOs Are Seeking Digital Risk Leaders

by John Wheeler  |  August 5, 2016

I had the distinct honor and privilege to participate in this year's Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Nearly 500 security and risk management professionals from...

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How Poor Social Media Risk Management Can Lead to Customer Disloyalty

by John Wheeler  |  April 16, 2016

Use of social media to build customer loyalty is a common strategy for major corporations today. However, it is a strategy that can quickly backfire as a result of poor...

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Evaluate ORM Solution and Get Free Gartner E-book

by John Wheeler  |  March 31, 2016

As Gartner begins its annual risk management solution research activity, we have launched a new way for anyone to provide their views on risk-related software products. It's called Gartner Peer...

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Strong Momentum for Risk Management Research in 2016

by John Wheeler  |  December 22, 2015

The last several weeks have been quite active in our world of Integrated Risk Management Solutions (IRMS) research. We have begun our analysis and publication processes across seven IRMS market segments...

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GRC Focus Begins to Fade

by John Wheeler  |  October 6, 2015

To GRC, or not to GRC? That is the question I posed to risk management & security professionals as I circumnavigated the globe over the past two months. Governance, Risk...

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