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What's So Cool About Risk Management?

by John Wheeler  |  May 1, 2016

What's so cool about risk management? Well, this past week Gartner honored three solution providers as "Cool Vendors in Risk Management." The dawn of a new era in risk management...

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Testing Your IAM Planning Decisions Needs a Robust Risk Model

by Homan Farahmand  |  April 27, 2016

IAM planners/architects can greatly benefit from predicting the impact of a prioritization decision on operational risk, before making the actual decision. Why? Because testing an IAM planning decision in a...

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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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OpRisk and GRC Solution Ratings Now Available

by John Wheeler  |  February 20, 2016

The first Critical Capabilities for Operational Risk Management (OpRisk) Solutions (restricted to Gartner clients only) published this week along with the roll-out of our new Peer Insights for Governance, Risk &...

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Chasing the Long Tail of Fine-grained Authorization

by Homan Farahmand  |  February 9, 2016

Coarse-grained and fine-grained authorization are similar to classic and quantum physics in many ways. One studies the larger objects and the other deals with subatomic particles. With what scientists know...

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The Great Firewall of Brussels

by Jay Heiser  |  October 6, 2015

Visiting Beijing last week, I found a surprisingly modern and comfortable city, but I was frustrated that I couldn’t Facebook my experiences in real time, because the government blocks access...

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To GRC, or Not to GRC?

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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Without a Solid Foundation, GRC Is Doomed

by John Wheeler  |  August 23, 2015

This week, I'm in Sydney at our 2015 Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit speaking about Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) strategies. Many companies are looking to GRC technology to...

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Looking Ahead With Gartner's GRC Hype Cycle

by John Wheeler  |  July 16, 2015

Last week, Gartner released its annual Hype Cycle for Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) Technologies. In the report, we analyze the trends in the evolving GRC market and what end-users...

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