COBIT versus ITIL

I am vice-chair of IFIP IP3 and chair of the Global Industry Council. This explanation came forward from ISACA who sits on both. I thought a good explanation so I am quoting directly. ——————– There was a question posed about the connections/differences between COBIT and ITIL. Hope that the following is of assistance: COBIT and…


Chat Marios Damianides Partner Ernst and Young, Global Authority in Security and Risk Management

Marios Damianides is a partner with Ernst & Young in the Risk Advisory Services division in New York. At Ernst & Young Mr. Damianides has worked with numerous Fortune 100 companies designing and implementing security management systems. Mr. Damianides is a member of ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) and served as its international…


Chat-Theresa Grafenstine Inspector General U.S. House of Representatives

The Honorable Theresa M. Grafenstine is the Inspector General of the U.S. House of Representatives (House). Ms. Grafenstine brings a variety of public service and non-profit experience to the House. Over the past twenty years, she has served in the Inspector General community in both the legislative and executive branches of the Federal Government. She…


Dave Roath: Leader PwC U.S. IT Risk & Security Assurance Practice

Dave is a Risk Assurance Partner that leads the PwC U.S. IT Risk & Security Assurance practice. He resides in New York, NY. Dave has more than 20 years of experience in Business Process and IT risk, IT security, IT audit and compliance/regulatory readiness. Dave has a strong background in delivering IT Risk Management and…


Gregory Grocholski International President, Howard "Bud" Friedman Early Pioneer, ISACA

International President Gregory Grocholski, CISA, is corporate auditor at The Dow Chemical Company, where he is responsible for independently assessing the adequacy of accounting, financial, operating and technology controls of Dow’s global operations. In this role, Grocholski has responsibility for corporate auditing, fraud investigative services and contract auditing. In addition, he is a standing ad…


Bob Treadway, Internationally Recognized Top Futurist and Strategy Advisor, Keynote 2012 ISACA World Congress

Bob Treadway’s work as a futurist, speaker, consultant, and strategy advisor began when clients asked him to develop forecasts to present in advance of his strategic planning consultation and facilitation. Those clients in a wide cross-section of industries listened to his counsel that they could not just “invent the future”; they needed to anticipate, prepare,…


Journal: ISACA World Congress INSIGHTS 2012 June 25-27 San Francisco

Journal: ISACA World Congress INSIGHTS 2012 June 25-27 San Francisco ISACA is the world’s premier and largest organization in IT governance, IT alignment, audit, risk management, security and professional certifications with over 100,000 members (and growing) in more than 160 countries. I was an invited speaker on two topics: CIO/CTO Insights; Board/Governance Insights. ISACA membership…


Chat with Jerrard Gaertner International Leader in IT Security, Forensics, Governance, Auditing

Jerrard Gaertner CA•IT/CISA, CEGIT, CISSP, CIPP/IT, CIA, CFI, I.S.P., ITCP Jerrard Gaertner is Director, Technology Assurance Services at a major accountancy and advisory firm. He is a graduate of MIT and a chartered accountant specializing in information technology and information systems auditing. Jerry is certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (ISACA), a Certified Information…


Robert Stroud: Chair ISACA INSIGHTS 2012 and Global Top Executive

In this interview Rob discusses the value and themes in the ISACA World Congress, INSIGHTS 2012; COBIT value; COBIT and Enterprise Architecture / IVI-IF CMF; what’s new in COBIT 5; current disruptive technologies;  new innovations in the next five years; opportunities for IT professionals and businesses; controversial topics; CIO versus CTO agendas; board governance and…


Jo Stewart-Rattray: Preventing Governance and Security Failures

Interview: Jo Stewart-Rattray, Award Winning Top Executive, International Security and Risk Management Authority and Vice President ISACA QUALIFICATIONS Masters of Education Studies – Psychology Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Certified Social Engineering Prevention Specialist…