Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Risk Management, 2019

Published: 24 July 2019

ID: G00369253

Analyst(s): John A. Wheeler


In 2019, CEOs continue to rank risk management as one of their top business priorities. Security and risk management leaders must rise to the challenge by equipping senior executives and board members with practical risk management tools and advice highlighted in this year’s report.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • FinDRA
    • Chaos Engineering
    • Blockchain for Data Security
    • Digital Risk Management
  • At the Peak
    • Digital Ethics
    • IoT Security
    • Privacy Impact Assessments
    • Data Classification
    • File Analysis
    • Integrated Risk Management
    • Security Rating Services
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Data and Analytics Governance
    • Design Thinking
    • Privacy by Design
    • Unified Endpoint Management
    • Bimodal IT Operations
    • Corporate Social Responsibility
    • IT Vendor Risk Management
    • Privacy Management Tools
    • End-to-End Supply Chain Risk Management
    • Operational Technology Security
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Cloud Access Security Brokers
    • E-Discovery Software
    • Predictive Analytics
    • Hazard Risk Analysis and Communications Services
    • Business Continuity Management Program Solutions
    • Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)
    • Corporate Compliance and Oversight
    • SIEM
    • Enterprise Legal Management
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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