5 ways technology can help IT compliance

IT teams need to identify which of the hundreds of regulations and standards need to be followed, as well as meeting thousands of detailed requirements. Doesn’t sound easy, does it? Actually, when you have the right tools, it is.

By | September 26th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Move beyond a compartmentalized “silo” view of risks

Risk areas viewed in isolation can easily escalate into major problems. A coordinated risk management process enables earlier recognition of potential risks and can reduce the impact of negative outcomes.

By | September 14th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Break the silos: Why higher education institutions should centralize their compliance efforts

Ensuring compliance with thousands of regulations is a burden for higher education institutions. But a coordinated approach and the right tools can make compliance a lot easier.

By | August 10th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Technology deficiencies in the Three Lines of Defense

Since the emergence of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), the use of technology in processes related to risks and controls has truly started to take meaningful shape in many organizations. However, when looking across the risk and control functions in most organizations, technology is still typically used on a departmental or point-solution basis.

By | July 24th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How to tackle compliance the ACL way: 3 simple steps

To comply or not to comply? That is NOT the question. Taking a black and white approach to compliance is ideal and easy, but with increasing risk in today’s business landscape, compliance management is complex. Addressing every single regulation, standard or rule, and implementing all of it is a daunting task that [...]

By | May 9th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

WATCH: ACL’s Spring ’17 release webinar

With ACL’s Spring ’17 release, we introduced the first software to combine risk assurance and compliance assurance into a single, aggregated metric. Don’t just take our word for it, see it with your own eyes in this on-demand webinar!

By | April 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

✅Buyer’s Checklist: Compliance Management Technology

Whether you’re looking to implement a compliance management system or rebooting your current system, this technology buying guide covers the core functional elements that make a big difference in the efficiency of a regulatory or policy compliance management system, as well as user satisfaction.

By | April 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

8 compliance processes where technology can raise your bar

Current software technologies can provide you with a tremendous leap ahead in terms of streamlining your compliance management process. Here are 8 process areas where technology can save you a lot of time (and pain) in your approach to compliance management: 1. Centralization of regulations and compliance requirements Efficient management of the [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

5 common compliance management challenges

Many businesses and government entities are struggling to manage compliance requirements. Here are five compliance challenges we see all the time (so you can avoid them!).

By | March 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

ACL and…or Tableau? 7 areas where enterprise consolidation of analytics fails for audit, risk management and compliance

Here are seven areas where enterprise consolidation of analytics can hurt GRC and how ACL and Tableau working together is a beautiful thing.

By | January 25th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments