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4 Reasons Why GRC Is a Useless Term

by John Wheeler  |  March 6, 2019

It has been 5 years since Gartner embarked on the journey to enhance our coverage of the risk management technology marketplace. That journey included in-depth survey research and countless interactions...

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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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My Top 8 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for February 2018

by John Wheeler  |  March 2, 2018

Not to be outdone by my esteemed colleague Dr. Anton Chuvakin, here are my top 8 blog posts read in February 2018: Gartner's New IRM Magic Quadrant Signals End of GRC Era ...

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3 Resolutions to Turn GRC Failure Into IRM Success

by John Wheeler  |  January 3, 2018

As we begin the new year, many of our clients are searching for ways to turn their failures with Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) technology into successful Integrated Risk Management...

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