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How a "PRACtical" Approach to Risk Management Will Aid COVID-19 Recovery Efforts

by John A. Wheeler  |  September 15, 2020

The global economic downturn associated with the COVID-19 pandemic is often compared to the last one known as the "Great Recession". While there certainly are some similarities, one of the...

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Why Technology Providers Now "Get IRM"

by John A. 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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Here's Why IRM Solutions Are Superior to Archaic GRC Technology

by John A. 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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4 Reasons Why GRC Is a Useless Term

by John A. 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 A. 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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Why Leading Software Vendors Are Dumping GRC for IRM

by John A. 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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Innovative IRM Solutions Disrupt Outdated GRC Market

by John A. 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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3 Resolutions to Turn GRC Failure Into IRM Success

by John A. 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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