Gartner Research

Protect Your Enterprise Information Assets With Effective Risk Management

Published: 27 September 2013

ID: G00252371

Analyst(s): Bill O'Kane, Saul Judah


As CIOs exploit the opportunities that big data and social media offer, risk increases from the resulting more complex information landscape. A robust risk management approach for information assets should be developed to avoid serious consequences to business operations and reputational damage.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Use the Gartner Enterprise Information Management Framework to Establish Your Information Asset Risk Register
  • Identify Information Asset Risk Using the Gartner Business Risk Model
  • Assess Your Key Information Risk by Applying the Gartner Risk Assessment Methodology
  • Implement an Active Risk and Control Environment Aligned With Effective Information Governance

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