September 09, 2011 | Palo Alto, California: MetricStream Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced that Haymarket Media’s SC Magazine has published a detailed product review of the MetricStream Risk Management Solution v6 with a 5-star overall rating. The report analyzes the solution’s risk management capabilities, user interfaces, system compatibility, scalability and a host of other features. The solution’s Ease of use, Performance and Support have all been awarded five stars, while Value for money and Documentation has received four stars.
Version 6 of the MetricStream Risk Management Solution builds on the strengths of its previous versions, and has evolved to meet the changing needs of the risk management community. It was designed based on the knowledge, best practices and vast experience that MetricStream has acquired while helping leading global corporations manage their risks more effectively.
The MetricStream Risk Management Solution v6 enables organizations to adopt a more proactive, collaborative and transparent approach to risk management. The solution is equipped with improved usability, enhanced risk assessment capabilities and real-time risk intelligence. Built on an integrated GRC platform, the solution can be extended across the enterprise to harmonize and streamline all risk-related processes and data, including risk-control assessments, continuous risk monitoring, integration with external data feeds, risk reporting, key risk indicators, risk heat maps and issue management.
The MetricStream Risk Management Solution is widely used across industries, and is changing the way that organizations respond to risk. Its high degree of flexibility enables it to be extended to broader GRC areas such as compliance management, internal audit, IT-GRC and policy management.
Today, IT risks related to security, privacy, network vulnerability and cyber threats are clearly converging with business risks related to fraud, reputation, operations and compliance. MetricStream customers are reaping the benefits of adopting a common platform for risk management that can gather, harmonize and report risk data from across the enterprise.
MetricStream is a market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management Solutions. MetricStream solutions are used by leading global corporations in diverse industries such as Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-tech and Manufacturing to manage their risk management programs, quality management processes, regulatory and industry-mandated compliance and other corporate governance initiatives. MetricStream’s customers include Procter & Gamble, UBS, Societe Generale, Pfizer, Philips, Cummins, Kellogg’s, Mondelez International, SanDisk, and NetApp. MetricStream also owns and operates the www.ComplianceOnline.com portal - the largest GRC advisory network and one of the largest GRC communities. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA (www.metricstream.com).