Redwood Shores, California (PressExposure) October 17, 2007 -- MetricStream, Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management solutions, today announced that it will be demonstrating its industry leading Enterprise Compliance Platform and its comprehensive suite of applications for effective risk and compliance management at the upcoming 2007 All Star Conference hosted by The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).
The conference is being held on October 22, 23 and 24, 2007 in Las Vegas , Nevada . The All Star Conference features the speakers rated highest by attendees of The IIA's 2006 Risk & Control Conference and 2007 General Audit Management, Information Technology, Gaming, and Financial Services Conferences. The conference will offer participants an array of tools and knowledge on critical audit-related issues and subjects including ethics, compliance, computer fraud and risk assessment. In addition, the conference provides an opportunity for auditors from across the nation to share ideas, exchange best practices and network with their peers and domain experts.
Companies are managing increasingly complex GRC and Quality Management programs for which auditing processes are not well integrated and handled with a heterogeneous set of auditing tools and systems. Internal Auditors can greatly benefit from an integrated solution designed to support a variety of audits, including financial audits, operational audits, IT audits, supplier audits and quality audits across the organization. MetricStream is currently shipping version 5 of its audit management solution that is being used by the some of the world's largest corporations. The solution provides comprehensive capabilities for managing auditing processes for multi-regulatory compliance and risk management.
"The confluence of Risk Management, Corporate Governance and Compliance with Regulations, Industry Standards and Internal Policies is becoming increasingly important for corporations as they look to navigate the increasing complexities of their organizations. The Institute of Internal Auditors is a forum for thought leadership around this confluence and MetricStream is happy to be associated with the IIA All Star Conference and to showcase how Risk and Audit professionals in large enterprises are adopting a technology-driven federated approach for handling governance, risk and compliance through a single platform", said Gaurav Kapoor, General Manager and CFO of MetricStream.