Risk Management is the process of measuring, or assessing risk and developing strategies to manage it. Strategies include transferring the risk to another party, avoiding the risk, reducing the negative effect of the risk, and accepting some or all of the consequences of a particular risk. Traditional risk management focuses on risks stemming from physical or legal causes.
The benefits of cloud computing -- high return on investment, greater staff efficiencies, optimisations of IT resources, and enhanced visibility and access to information -- are piquing the interest of CFOs and finance leaders who are actively evaluating the risks versus the rewards of the cloud delivery model.
In this whitepaper, industry expert Michael Volkov, CEO of The Volkov Law Group, LLC, shares key questions now business can afford to overlook when evaluating and selecting vendor risk management solutions.
Read the white paper to learn how to put a plan in place for full functional validation, and get details on the importance of validating resiliency in a live environment; learn why small-scale recovery “simulations” are inadequate and misleading.
An IBM white paper describing the infrastructure implications of today’s converging technology forces and the software defined, next-generation data center transformation vital to capitalizing on them.
Join guest speaker Paul Hamerman of Forrester Research, Inc., for this special webinar as he discusses the key trends and challenges for core Financial Management applications and technologies, and the accelerating shift from traditional ERP financials to cloud-based alternatives.
Technology Adoption Analyst whitepaper by Forrester. This IBM-commissioned profile of IT operations decision-makers at enterprise companies in the US, UK and Germany evaluates IT operations analytics adoption, benefits, and challenges based on Forrester’s own market data and a custom study of the same audience.