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Gartner defines Integrated Risk Management (IRM) as “practices and processes and enabling technologies supported by a risk-aware culture that improves decision making and performance through delivery of an integrated view of how well an organization manages its unique set of risks. A key distinction in Gartner’s definition of IRM is the integration with Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) relating to strategic risks impacting operational and technology risk management objectives. Today, the terms IRM and Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) are used by vendors interchangeably in marketing without real consideration of differentiation between them”.

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