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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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Innovative IRM Solutions Disrupt Outdated GRC Market

by John Wheeler  |  August 17, 2018

Gartner published its inaugural Magic Quadrant for Integrated Risk Management (IRM) several weeks ago and feedback from end-user customers has been overwhelmingly positive. What is most noteworthy is the shift away from...

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2 Success Factors Every Top IRM Tech Solution Must Deliver

by John Wheeler  |  June 29, 2018

Have you ever been driving your car down the road when you notice the ride is bumpier than usual? Or perhaps, the car strangely veers to the right or the...

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Are You Ready for Some IRM? Gartner's 2018 Security & Risk Summit Events Span the Globe

by John Wheeler  |  April 30, 2018

It's that time of year again! Preparations for our upcoming global summit events are at a fever pitch. A central theme for this year's summit is how integrated risk management...

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