Gartner Research

Map Key Risk Indicators to Key Performance Indicators to Support IT and Enterprise Risk Management

Published: 16 April 2009

ID: G00166093

Analyst(s): Douglas McKibben, Paul Proctor , Michael Smith


Using key performance indicators linked to key risk indicators is an effective approach to tying risk-related activities to business outcomes in support of IT and enterprise risk management.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • KPIs
  • KRIs
  • Mapping KRIs to KPIs
  • Getting Started
    • Step 1: Develop a Set of KPIs
    • Step 2: Develop a Set of KRIs
    • Step 3: Create an Initial Mapping
    • Step 4: Measure and Report
  • Applying the Gartner Business Value Model
  • Summary

©2020 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.