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Why Technology Providers Now "Get IRM"

by John Wheeler  |  September 16, 2019

This past week, I enjoyed meeting with over 1,000 attendees at our annual Gartner Security and Risk Management Conference in London. At the event, the overwhelming feedback received is that...

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A "PRACtical" View of Emerging Risk Management Technologies

by John Wheeler  |  August 19, 2019

Gartner's "Hype Cycle for Risk Management, 2019" report was published almost a month ago and reader response has been overwhelmingly positive. In this year's report, we highlight the need for...

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GRC 2020: The Approaching Year of Final Demise

by John Wheeler  |  July 15, 2019

Gartner kicked-off its global series of 2019 Security & Risk Management Summit Conferences last month in Washington, DC. It's here where we receive direct feedback from both technology providers as...

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Here's Why IRM Solutions Are Superior to Archaic GRC Technology

by John Wheeler  |  May 2, 2019

Gartner clients are consistently searching for ways to improve their risk management programs to deliver greater value to the enterprise. Whether it is to bolster performance in support of new...

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IRM Market Visionaries and Challengers Join Forces to Battle Leaders

by John Wheeler  |  February 11, 2019

In the span of a week, the integrated risk management (IRM) technology market has experienced significant consolidation. Four vendors from Gartner's inaugural 2018 IRM Magic Quadrant have joined forces to evolve their...

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IRM Is Essential for Digital Transformation Success

by John Wheeler  |  December 18, 2018

Last week, I had the distinct privilege to join my Gartner colleagues from our Risk Management Leadership Council in presenting the Q4 2018 Emerging Risk Report. We hosted more than 500 risk...

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Why Leading Software Vendors Are Dumping GRC for IRM

by John Wheeler  |  November 29, 2018

One of the most common questions I receive from software vendors has to be “what’s the difference between governance, risk and compliance (GRC) and integrated risk management (IRM) solutions?” Gartner has...

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What Ever Happened to GRC?

by John Wheeler  |  November 12, 2018

In our ongoing coverage of Integrated Risk Management (IRM) technology and service providers, the relevance and frequency of client inquiry related to Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) continues to decline....

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Recent Cyber Attacks Demonstrate Why IRM is Critical for ERM Success

by John Wheeler  |  October 12, 2018

In the last few weeks, several global shipping ports have been targeted with major cyber attacks. Ports in San Diego, California and Barcelona, Spain experienced significant business disruption as a...

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GDPR Requires IRM For Fast and Effective Response

by John Wheeler  |  September 14, 2018

This week, Gartner hosted its annual Security & Risk Management Summit in London and the buzz at the event centered on the new risks associated with the General Data Protection...

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