ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud
Enabling Third Party Risk Management
When the organization approaches third party management in scattered silos that do not collaborate with each other, there is no possibility to be intelligent about third party performance, risk management, compliance, and impact on the organization. An ad hoc approach to third party management results in poor visibility across the organization, because there is no framework or architecture for managing third party risk and compliance as an integrated framework. It is time for organizations to step back and define a cross-functional strategy to define and govern risk in third party relationships that is supported and automated with information and technology.
ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud is a third party management solution that GRC 20/20 has researched and evaluated, that is capable of managing third party risk in complex, distributed, and dynamic business environments. Vendor Cloud delivers a third party management solution to identify, asses, and mitigate risk in third party relationships across the organization. The solution can be deployed to manage specific third party risks (e.g., information security, privacy, human rights) or can be implemented as an enterprise platform to manage the range of risks across all third parties of the organization. GRC 20/20 finds that the Vendor Cloud solution enables organizations to be efficient, effective, and agile in their third party management strategy and processes. Vendor Cloud is well suited for use in organizations of all sizes and industries that are looking for an efficient, effective, and agile approach to third party management.
Table of Contents
- Increasing Exposure to Third Party Risks
- The Modern Organization is an Interconnected Mesh of Relationships
- Inevitable Failure of Silos of Third Party Governance
- ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud
- Enabling Third Party Risk Management
- What ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud Does
- ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud Enables Third Party Management Lifecycle
- Foundational Capabilities in ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud
- Benefits Organizations Can Expect with ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud
- Considerations in Context of ProcessUnity Vendor Cloud
- About GRC 20/20 Research, LLC
- Research Methodology
Michael 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 23+ 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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