SOURCE: Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer

September 23, 2015 09:10 ET

ELM Solutions Receives Two 2015 GRC Innovation Awards for Passport and LegalVIEW Analytics Solutions

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - Sep 23, 2015) - ELM Solutions, the global market leader in transformational, technology-based solutions for the legal industry ecosystem, has been honored with two 2015 GRC Innovation Awards by GRC analyst firm GRC 20/20. The 4th annual GRC Innovation Awards recognize technology innovations and user experience in Governance, Risk Management and Compliance programs and processes. Award recipients can be found on the GRC 20/20 blog at: http://www.grc2020.com/index.php/blog.

ELM Solutions received recognition in the following categories:

  • Passport® solutions for user interface and experience, and
  • LegalVIEW® Analytics solutions for innovation.

"At ELM Solutions, we continually listen to our customers to keep abreast of their changing needs, enabling us to create technology solutions that materially enhance efficiency for legal, risk, and compliance professionals while driving transformational improvements for GRC and legal management," said Heather Generes, vice president, Product Management and Marketing. "It is an honor to be recognized by GRC 20/20 this year with not only one but two GRC Innovation Awards for the unique user interface and experience of Passport and the innovation of LegalVIEW Analytics."

"ELM Solutions has demonstrated GRC innovation in both user interface and experience as well as innovation," said Michael Rasmussen, Chief GRC Pundit for GRC 20/20 and internationally recognized expert. "It is imperative that we recognize today's successes as a milestone toward advancing GRC maturity. In achieving maturity, GRC is part of the organization's strategy and operations and supported by a range of technology, knowledge and services -- enabling the organization to achieve greater efficiency, effectiveness, and agility in GRC processes and broader business operations."

Passport is the patented Enterprise Legal Management technology platform that unites all of an enterprise's systems that manage legal, risk, and compliance activities on a single, secure, and collaborative framework. With Passport, clients are better able to collaborate internally and externally across an organization. Leveraging significant client feedback in its development, Passport is being recognized for its usability and a design that drives engaging and consistent user experiences across all solutions, providing intuitive navigation and a user-friendly interface.

LegalVIEW Dashboards, powered by LegalVIEW Analytics, are web-based visualization tools that provide business intelligence and at-a-glance views of over 60 key performance indicators related to legal spend and legal operations management. This allows users to easily visualize and track key metrics while analyzing their performance against goals, baseline metrics, and industry benchmarks. As the world's largest source of legal performance data, LegalVIEW Analytics solutions provide a simple, consolidated, and cohesive view of business information; enabling smarter, faster, and better-informed decisions that lead to exceptional performance.

The innovation award recognizes the role ELM Solutions has had in helping a Fortune 100 client better manage its legal department by leveraging LegalVIEW Analytics solutions, including LegalVIEW Dashboards and Custom Analytics Services. This set of solutions allowed the company to integrate and consolidate data from several of their internal systems, along with information that they previously documented on paper, into two easy-to-read, customized dashboards. This allowed legal department executives to quickly obtain a full view of their legal costs.

More information about Passport GRC and LegalVIEW Analytics is available at www.wkelmsolutions.com

About GRC 20/20:
GRC 20/20 is the authority in understanding how organizations implement GRC practices that are effective, efficient and agile. Through independent research and industry interaction, GRC 20/20 advises the entire ecosystem of GRC roles within organizations, technology and knowledge solution providers, and professional service firms. Organizations engage GRC 20/20 when they need insight, guidance and advice in dealing with a dizzying array of disruptive issues, challenges, processes, information and technologies while trying to maintain control of a distributed and dynamic business environment. Visit GRC 20/20 at http://www.grc2020.com/ and follow on Twitter at @GRCPundit.

About ELM Solutions:
ELM Solutions (formerly Datacert and TyMetrix) is the industry pioneer and global market leader in Enterprise Legal Management software and services. Through comprehensive technology solutions and in-depth data and analytics, ELM Solutions helps the largest and best-run legal and claims organizations address the intricate complexities they face and ultimately make better business decisions. ELM Solutions, which is a business of Wolters Kluwer within its GRC Solutions division, has offices throughout North America, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, with clients in over 190 countries. Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company, had 2014 annual revenues of EUR 3.7 billion ($4.9 billion), employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.

Contact Information

  • ELM Solutions Contact:
    Chris Tessier
    Manager, Communications & PR
    ELM Solutions
    +1 713 530-4245
    chris.tessier@wolterskluwer.com

    GRC 20/20 Media Contact:
    Michael Rasmussen
    THE GRC Pundit @ GRC 20/20 Research, LLC
    +1 888.365.4560
    mkras@grc2020.com