Overland Park, KS (August 16, 2016) — LockPath®, a leader in governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced its partnership with global IT association ISACA, the creator of the Control Objectives for Information and Related Technologies (COBIT) framework.
Through the partnership, LockPath will have the ability to distribute the COBIT 4.1 and COBIT 5 frameworks through its Keylight GRC Platform. COBIT is a comprehensive framework that helps enterprises effectively address business issues through governance and management of information and technology.
“Our partnership with ISACA will provide our customers who use the COBIT framework with a seamless implementation,” said Chris Caldwell, CEO at LockPath. “Together, the Keylight Platform and the COBIT framework help organizations make informed business decisions, achieve audit readiness and efficiently manage IT in general.”
Keylight customers will use COBIT 4.1 or COBIT 5 to align IT practices to business operations, business strategy and value creation. Organizations managing IT using Keylight and the COBIT framework will more efficiently and effectively achieve the goals of the COBIT framework, including the ability to:
- Maintain high-quality information to support business decisions.
- Achieve strategic goals through the effective and innovative use of IT.
- Achieve operational excellence through reliable, efficient application of technology.
- Maintain IT-related risk at an acceptable level.
- Optimize the cost of IT services and technology.
- Support compliance with relevant laws, regulations, contractual agreements and policies.
ISACA helps professionals around the globe realize the positive potential of technology in an evolving digital world. By offering industry-leading knowledge, standards, credentialing and education, ISACA enables professionals to apply technology in ways that instill confidence, address threats, drive innovation and create positive momentum for their organizations. Established in 1969, ISACA is a global association with more than 140,000 members and certification holders in 187 countries. ISACA is the creator of the COBIT framework, which helps organizations effectively govern and manage their information and technology. Through its Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX), ISACA helps organizations develop skilled cyber workforces and enables individuals to grow and advance their cyber careers.
LockPath is a market leader in corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance (GRC) and information security (InfoSec) software. The company’s flexible, scalable and fully integrated suite of applications is used by organizations to automate business processes, reduce enterprise risk and demonstrate regulatory compliance to achieve audit-ready status. LockPath serves a client base of global organizations ranging from small and midsize companies to Fortune 10 enterprises in more than 15 industries. The company is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. For more information on LockPath and the Keylight platform, visit lockpath.com.