Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Legal and Regulatory Information Governance, 2013

Published: 23 July 2013

ID: G00252742

Analyst(s): French Caldwell


Information governance has become a critical discipline. Legal, compliance, risk and IT organizations must work closely together to improve it. Many different information technologies can complement strategies to improve information governance.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Social GRC
    • File Analysis
    • Transaction Controls Monitoring
    • Mobile Fraud Detection
  • At the Peak
    • Enterprise Fraud and Misuse Management
    • Privacy Management Tools
    • Third-Party Risk Management
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Social Media Compliance
    • Board of Directors Communications Systems
    • Master Data Management
    • Legal GRC
    • Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention
    • E-Discovery Software
    • Enterprise Digital Rights Management
    • Enterprise Legal Management
    • Enterprise Internet Reputation Management
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Contract Life Cycle Management
    • Fraud Detection
    • Enterprise Information Archiving
    • Foreign/Global Trade Compliance
    • Enterprise Risk Management Consulting Services
    • Database Encryption
    • Content-Aware DLP for Email
    • Intellectual Property Rights and Royalties Management Software
    • Email Encryption
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Enterprise GRC Platforms
    • Legal and Regulatory Case Management
    • Records Management
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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