MetricStream to Participate in a Panel Discussion at the GRC Summit 2011
04/29/2011

Anurag Jain, from MetricStream participates in a panel discussion on GRC convergence and provides insights on building a successful integrated GRC framework

Online PR News – 29-April-2011 – – April 29, 2011 | Palo Alto, California: – MetricStream Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced its participation at the GRC Summit 2011. The event is being held from 28th-29th April, 2011 in Mumbai, and is based on the theme 'Integrating Governance, Risk Management and Compliance.' Leading industry experts and GRC professionals will converge in Mumbai to discuss best practices and practical strategies for implementing a cohesive, collaborative GRC framework.

MetricStream showcases its market-leading Enterprise GRC solutions at the conference. "Today, Indian businesses are setting the pace for the global economy. At the same time, their foray into new markets and geographies is exposing them to new risks and compliance regulations," says Shankar Bhaskaran, General Manager of International Business Operations. "Closer home, infamous accounting scandals and the recent financial crisis have highlighted the need for effective GRC management. To meet this need, MetricStream offers a unique combination of integrated GRC technology, content and consulting. We have had tremendous success in various markets including the Americas and Europe. We now look forward to sharing our technology, strategies and best practices with Indian companies."

MetricStream is well-recognized among industry analysts and businesses for its innovative and flexible solutions. In 2010, Gartner positioned MetricStream in the Leader's Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise GRC Platforms 2010. Forrester Research's Market Overview: GRC Platforms report for 2010 positioned MetricStream as one of the top GRC vendors.

MetricStream solutions cover the entire gamut of GRC processes ranging from risk and compliance, to audits and quality management, to policy management and corporate governance. All these processes are consolidated on a single, integrated platform which can be extended across departments, units, operations, partners and global locations.

MetricStream GRC platform is recognized for its ability to break down restrictive organizational silos, and unify isolated GRC initiatives, the platform acts as the nucleus of the enterprise, streamlining end-to-end workflows, reducing redundancies and enabling seamless collaboration and information sharing. Moreover, the platform is extremely flexible and can scale up to address future organizational GRC requirements.

MetricStream solutions are equipped with a host of powerful capabilities including integration with regulatory alerts, automated notifications, a centralized document and policy management system, and built-in remediation workflows. Executive dashboards with drill-down capabilities provide in-depth visibility into GRC initiatives, equipping managers with critical information for informed strategic decisions.

MetricStream also provides consulting, implementation and hosting services. Its ComplianceOnline.com portal is renowned as the one-stop destination for comprehensive resources, training and insights from leading global GRC experts.

About MetricStream
MetricStream is a market leader in Enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Solutions for global corporations. MetricStream solutions are used by leading corporations such as Pfizer, Philips, NASDAQ, UBS, SanDisk, Subway, Fairchild Semiconductor and Cummins in diverse industries such as Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices, Automotive, Food, High Tech Manufacturing, Energy and Financial Services to manage their quality processes, regulatory and industry-mandated compliance and corporate governance initiatives, as well as by over a million compliance professionals worldwide via the www.ComplianceOnline.com portal. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and can be reached at www.metricstream.com.

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