PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream, a leading provider of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, announced today that the company has been positioned in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the 11 July 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Planning Software, Worldwide authored by Gartner analysts Roberta J. Witty and John P. Morency.
Today, business continuity incidents can have a ripple impact across the organization and extended ecosystem, and the challenges related to the oversight of business continuity programs and their integration with vendor risk management and emergency mass notification systems have increased manifold. In the era of cloud and mobility, organizations are looking to build more robust business continuity management planning programs that can effectively manage incidents and crises, and ensure seamless coordination across organizational functions, vendors, and third parties.
To help organizations keep pace with this ever-changing business landscape, MetricStream continues its focus and investment in innovation with its enhanced BCM offerings and capabilities including Tableau integration, Social Media GRC, cloud services management, vendor contingency planning surveys, and out-of-the-box support for ISO 22301:2012. MetricStream will also have the capability to support IoT devices in business continuity management planning.
MetricStream is committed to customer success through a variety of programs, including MetricStream's thriving GRC community, MetricStream Special Interest Groups (mSIGs), and GRC Journey methodology, which help customers create a blueprint for success by distilling best practices, insights, and experiences from other successful customers, as well as providing a forum to share feedback and input that directly shapes MetricStream's product roadmap.
"We are pleased to be positioned as a Leader in Gartner's 2016 Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Planning Software, Worldwide, and believe this is because MetricStream continues to demonstrate its strong customer focus and innovation," said Gaurav Kapoor, Chief Operating Officer at MetricStream. He continued, "As the largest leading independent GRC company in the world, we are proud of our strong portfolio of BCM customers, and are focused on helping them build integrated and pervasive GRC programs that support superior business performance."
In order to ensure success for its customers, MetricStream is focusing on continuous innovation and investment across the MetricStream GRC platform and applications. Today, MetricStream apps are leveraged by over 350 organizations worldwide across industries. MetricStream's mission is to enable our customers to preserve their corporate integrity, protect their brands and reputations, and drive superior business performance through GRC that is simple, pervasive, and delivered in the cloud or on-premise.
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MetricStream is the 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 is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA (www.metricstream.com).
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