Risk management reporting

Takeaways from EGRC Magic Quadrant

Recently, Gartner released its 2011 Magic Quadrant for enterprise governance, risk, and compliance (eGRC) software.  While the report highlights the top vendors of eGRC, which includes LogicManager, it also identifies some revealing trends within the eGRC marketplace based on reliable consumer feedback.  The most notable trend recognized is the shift towards enterprise risk management (ERM) software by…

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What the Board Should Know About IT Risk Management

Recently organizations have been faced with the increasing threat of cyber attacks, whether from external hackers such as lulzsec or from internal attacks such as wikileaks.  Your customers’ personally identifiable information, organization’s intellectual property, and confidential files are all vulnerable to attack. How prepared is your IT Risk Management? How vulnerable is your organization to a…

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Risk Assessment Templates

Using Risk Assessment Templates to Prioritize Business Measures

The number of business measures within organizations is typically growing. Measures are often added on a reaction basis to loss events that have already occurred. Wouldn’t it be valuable to be able to focus on forward-looking measures? In most organizations, these preventative, proactive measures are indistinguishable when grouped with reactive measures, because the metrics do not formally…

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Risk Managers: Why Spreadsheets are Failing You

While spreadsheets are still an excellent tool for data manipulation and one-dimensional analysis, they fall significantly short of delivering the capabilities a risk manager really needs to analyze trends and see the relationships the job entails. The limitations of spreadsheets versus ERM software are systemic and largely stem from the way they manage data, their inability to…

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