- Julian Talbot
Digital technology and software for risk management
Digital technologies can be a powerful tool for organizations to identify, assess, and control risks. These technologies can help organizations analyze large amounts of data, automate risk identification and assessment processes, and track the progress of risk mitigation efforts.
For example, an organization might use data analytics tools to identify unusual patterns of activity on their network, which could indicate a potential cyber attack. This can help the organization take proactive measures to prevent a breach and protect its assets.
Another organization might use risk management software to help identify and assess risks, create treatment plans, and track the progress of risk mitigation efforts. This can help the organization be more proactive in its risk management efforts rather than simply reacting to risks as they occur.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning can also be useful for risk management. For example, an organization might use machine learning algorithms to automatically identify potential risks in large datasets, such as patterns of fraudulent activity in financial transactions.
Organizations should carefully consider their needs and goals and choose solutions that align with their risk management strategy to make the most of their investments in digital technologies for risk management.
It may also be helpful to pilot-test new technologies before fully implementing them and to track their use results to determine their effectiveness.
Note: All the products in the link are the best in their class. Due disclosure, however, one of the products in the list is something that a few friends and I built. We have over 750 users at last count and growing almost by the day. They love it, so it's worth looking at the free trial at least.
Which one is it?
SECTARA is a risk management software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that implements the ISO 31000 risk management process, a standard adopted by over 160 countries. Few, if any, other risk management SaaS platforms are aligned with this international standard.