Business Issues -> Security & Risk
Released: 13th November 2013
London, UK, 13th November 2013. – With businesses facing increasing pressure from customers, regulators and auditors to demonstrate better compliance, manage risk and provide assurance, Acuity has announced the release of two new applications for its popular STREAM Integrated Risk Manager software.
Acuity’s new STREAM ISO 27001 application is designed to help users comply and gain certification to ISO 27001:2013, using the full range of STREAM’s dashboarding and graphical reporting to measure, monitor and report on compliance with the latest ISO standard. Originally published in 2005 and updated in September 2013 by the International Organisation for Standardisation, ISO 27001 is the recognized global standard for information security management. Information is available at http://www.acuityrm.com/store/iso-27001-application-content.
In response to growing demand for greater visibility and assurance that company supply chains are not a source of unacceptable risk, Acuity has also released its new Supply Chain Risk Management application. As part of the popular STREAM Integrated Risk Manager software, users can model their supply chain and benefit from enhanced decision making, though visibility of supplier compliance and levels of risk. Information is available at http://www.acuityrm.com/store/supply-chain-risk-management-application-content.
STREAM scales seamlessly from a single-user edition to an Enterprise-wide, multi-user edition and can be accessed via a web browser, mobile device including iPad, iPhone and Android, or traditional client–server architecture. It can be deployed in-house or provided as a hosted SaaS service and a free single-user edition is available to help users get started.
STREAM customers include BP, United Nations, CSC Computer Sciences, Siemens, The Cooperative Banking Group, Fujitsu Services and the Department for Education. “Risk management is a core competence for any public or private sector organisation,” said Simon Marvell, Partner at Acuity Risk Management. “STREAM is designed to support integrated risk and compliance applications such as information security, supply chain risk, health & safety and environmental management, as well as provide a holistic, multi-application Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) solution. Organisations that rely on manual processes and spreadsheets can migrate these time consuming risk and compliance processes into STREAM and also interface with third party solutions to maximise return on investment.”
The free single-user edition of STREAM Integrated Risk Manager V3.0 is available for download from the Acuity website www.acuityrm.com.
A new STREAM application for the recently released Payment Card Industry – Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS v3.0) is also scheduled for release by Acuity in the next few weeks.
Acuity Risk Management LLP is based in London and was formed in 2005 to provide integrated enterprise risk management and compliance software solutions and services. Its popular software solution, STREAM Integrated Risk Manager, has been adopted by major corporations and government agencies for a range of integrated risk and compliance applications, including information security, supply chain risk management, business continuity, health & safety, environmental, operational risk management and corporate risk reporting.
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