SOURCE: Cura Software

Cura Software

July 19, 2011 09:00 ET

Cura Software Positioned in the "Visionaries" Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Platforms

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwire - Jul 19, 2011) - Cura Software, a leading provider of Governance, Risk and Compliance Management software solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Visionaries" quadrant of the 2011 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance Platforms.

"We consider our positioning in the 'Visionaries' quadrant by Gartner confirmation of our mission to enable organizations to comply with industry regulations, optimize risk management and gain better visibility into business operations," said Howard Zev, Executive Vice President of Cura Software. "Each new release of our GRC platform introduces innovative capabilities that further enhance our customers' success and continue to solidify our market position."

The Cura Software GRC Platform provides a common infrastructure for organizations to manage governance, risk and compliance information on an enterprise-wide basis. Cura provides powerful capabilities to manage multiple frameworks simultaneously yet is flexible to allow customers to configure their systems to match their existing processes and best practices. With integrated reporting/dashboards, audit support and capabilities for quantitative risk modeling, the Cura GRC Platform is the complete solution for governance, risk and compliance requirements.

The Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Governance, Risk, and Compliance Platforms "presents a global view of Gartner's assessment of the main software vendors that should be considered by organizations seeking a technology solution to support the oversight and operation of enterprise-wide risk management and compliance programs, with the overall objective being improvements in corporate governance and the ability to achieve business objectives." According to the report, "During the past two years, [Enterprise Risk Management] (ERM) has emerged as a leading reason for implementing an EGRC platform. Related to ERM, there is an emerging demand to link GRCM to business performance objectives."

About the Magic Quadrant
The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2011 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the "Leaders" quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Cura Software
Hundreds of organizations worldwide rely on Cura Software to make Governance, Risk and Compliance Management more effective and efficient. Cura Software combines powerful technology with unparalleled domain expertise to help its customers comply with industry regulations, optimize risk management and gain better visibility into business operations.

Founded in 2001, Cura Software has offices in Boston, London, Sydney, Melbourne, Hyderabad, Singapore, Cape Town and Johannesburg, and a network of distributors worldwide. Cura is a subsidiary of Cura Technologies Ltd., traded on India's NSE & BSE Stock Exchanges.

For more information on Cura Software's Governance, Risk and Compliance Management software solutions, visit www.curasoftware.com.

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    Cura Software
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