Technology Innovator in Policy Management
Executive SummaryThe haphazard department and document centric approaches for policy and training management of the past compound the problem and do not solve it. It is time for organizations to step back and implement a centralized strategy and approach to authoring, approving, maintaining, and communicating policies across the organization. This includes the use of technology that makes policy communication and interaction relevant to the modern workforce. MetricStream is a solution provider in enterprise and cloud applications for governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) and quality management. MetricStream apps improve business performance by strengthening risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, vendor governance, and quality management for organizations across industries and around the world. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with an operations, research, and development center in Bangalore, India, and sales and operations support in twelve other cities globally. MetricStream GRC Pulse is a GRC solution that GRC 20/20 has researched, evaluated, and reviewed with organizations that are using it in complex, distributed, and dynamic business environments. It allows organizations to effectively communicate policies and interact with employees. MetricStream GRC Pulse is a cross-platform mobile app through which employees can actively engage with corporate & regulatory compliance programs and functions. In this context, GRC 20/20 has recognized MetricStream GRC Pulse with a 2017 GRC Innovation Award for the best innovation in Policy Management.
Table of Contents
- Policy Management Requires Attention
- The Foundational Role of Policies in GRC Strategies
- Hordes of Policies Scattered Across the Organization
- Inevitable Failure of Policy Management
- MetricStream GRC Pulse
- Innovation in Policy Management
- What MetricStream GRC Pulse Does
- MetricStream GRC Pulse Enables Policy Management Interaction
- Benefits Organizations Have Received with MetricStream GRC Pulse
- Considerations in Context of MetricStream GRC Pulse
- About GRC 20/20 Research, LLC
- Research Methodology
AuthorMichael Rasmussen – The GRC Pundit @ GRC 20/20 Research, Michael Rasmussen is an internationally recognized pundit on governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) – with specific expertise on the topics of GRC strategy, process, information, and technology architectures and solutions. With 25+ years of experience, Michael helps organizations improve GRC processes, design and implement GRC architectures, and select solutions that are effective, efficient, and agile. He is a sought-after keynote speaker, author, and advisor and is noted as the “Father of GRC” — being the first to define and model the GRC market in February 2002 while at Forrester Research, Inc.
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