Paisley Consulting, a leading provider of business accountability software, announced equally positioned solutions for compliance that support both the enterprise and small/medium-size markets. Leveraging its extensive auditing expertise, Paisley has developed two robust frameworks that facilitate compliance based on specific requirements within an organization. Risk Navigator for enterprise organizations and Focus for small/medium-size businesses enable hundreds of installed customers to assess, control and implement compliance in conjunction with other organizational risks. Today Paisley boasts a client roster of 500 organizations around the world, serving more than 30,000 users in a wide range of industries. Customers include 30 percent of Fortune 100 companies as well as both state and federal government agencies.

Business accountability is a holistic approach to supporting companies of all sizes with the right audit and compliance solutions compatible with existing IT environments to provide long-term risk management benefits. Paisley offers a foundation for compliance by letting customers navigate through the right processes and make key decisions using data streamlined through current IT resources. The complexity of evolving internal and external policies and procedures increases challenges of routing necessary information through the right auditing and compliance cycles. Paisley provides a clear roadmap for organizations to plan as they go while eliminating greater risks associated with solutions that will not be supported or scale beyond the short-term advantages.

Risk Navigator supports Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and provides a long-term platform for enterprise risk management. With the comprehensive functionality that Risk Navigator provides, companies gain support for sections 404 and 302 compliance. Scaleable to support globally dispersed organizations, the flexible platform can evolve to meet changing regulatory and organizational requirements. Self-assessment surveys establish greater control for organizations to customize processes based on unique requirements. Role based security safely distributes responsibilities and allows information to be appropriately shared through ad hoc reporting capabilities. Risk Navigator is an automated solution that is easily customized and implemented and establishes company-wide accountability through reliability and involvement related to ongoing compliance demands.

Focus is control assurance software designed specifically to help small to medium size companies comply with Sections 404 and 302 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. Tailored to meet the basic needs of maintaining control of accountability and ownership, companies are able to securely provide localized documentation and necessary certification of data associated with the compliance process. Efficient data collection and automated report generation creates new efficiencies for business unit managers and helps monitor progress on controls throughout the company. Focus tracks issues and creates action plans that contribute to the overall business accountability of the organization in regards to compliance initiatives.

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