05.05.2017 Easter at House Karwan
Employees from various departments at avedos came together last Wednesday to share a little Easter joy with the children at House Karwan, a local home for refugees.
avedos business solutions GmbH is renamed to avedos GRC GmbH.
13.04.2017 EU General Data Protection Directive (GDPR)
The General Data Protection Directive (GDPR) of the European Union will come into effect in May 2018, thereby replacing the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC from 1995. Its prime goal is to strengthen the rights and security of EU residents whose data is saved and processed. The directive contains over 60 “opening clauses”, which give the individual member states vast leeway for implementing it on a national level.
15.03.2017 International Women’s Day at House Karwan
Social responsibility is so important in companies – today, even more so than ever. That is why we at avedos have chosen to support the House Karwan project of the Catholic social organization Caritas. We are planning a long-term cooperation that will give our employees as well as the house’s residents the opportunity to spend time together, exchange experiences, and build trust.
16.02.2017 risk2value release 6.1.1
avedos, a leading vendor of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) software today presented the 6.1.1 release of risk2value, featuring an optimized BI platform for even higher performance.
CARMAO, an information security consultancy based in Limburg, Germany, and avedos, an Austrian software vendor specializing in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC), have joined forces as partners to drive integration efforts in the field of information security.
MAN Group, one of Europe’s leading commercial vehicle and mechanical engineering groups, will replace its existing cockpit for continuous controls monitoring (CCM) with the integrated software platform risk2value from avedos.
14.12.2016 RiskNET Summit 2016 - a review
As in previous years, avedos took part in the RiskNET Summit 2016 located at the castle of Hohenkammer (near Munich) - the experts conference with risk management, governance and compliance as its main topics.
Austrian Post, the nation’s leading logistics and postal services provider, is using the software risk2value from avedos to professionally map its enterprise risk management processes in an integrated GRC platform.
30.08.2016 Employed or self-employed?
Entrepreneurial risk, set work times and even the extent to being bound to instructions are all factors that differentiate employees from self-employed, third-party contractors. Checking and evaluating these criteria is often difficult in real-world scenarios and makes it hard to set clear boundaries between employees and people who are only self-employed on paper.
The fight against corruption has been ongoing for thousands of years. The term “corruptio”, in fact, dates back to the Roman Empire. Today, bribery is deeply rooted in all aspects of business and politics. It results in a parallel, black economy that distorts competition and hampers economic growth. The new global standard ISO 37001 will quickly establish itself to help win the battle against corruption and bribery once and for all.
Flexibility and cost savings are tempting for any company nowadays. For this reason, the employment of external staff is gaining popularity and promises many advantages.
The Swiss specialist for cashless payment has selected the integrated software platform risk2value from avedos to strengthen governance practices throughout the group. The project will professionally map its enterprise risk management, information security and internal control system on an integrated GRC platform.
The Swiss health insurance carrier Visana will automate its enterprise risk management processes using the integrated software platform risk2value.
Volksbank Wien AG has selected the integrated software platform risk2value to manage information security processes throughout the Austrian Association of Cooperative Banks as well as its main IT service providers. The system is planned to go live following a brief implementation period.
The LGT Group based in Vaduz, Liechtenstein, will implement an IT-driven internal control system based on risk2value from avedos. The private bank selected the GRC platform following an in-depth evaluation of leading ICS solutions.