Definition

Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC)

Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) is a combined area of focus within an organization that developed because of interdependencies between the three components. GRC software products, available from a number of vendors, typically facilitate compliance with legal requirements, such as those specified in the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) or occupational health and safety regulations.

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This was last updated in May 2008
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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