Organizations have been getting better and more efficient at Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance practices for the past 17 years since SOX was implemented. With control counts rising and external auditor expectations increasing, compliance hours are growing, too. The results of Protiviti’s 2019 SOX Compliance Survey suggest that the best approach to efficiency is most likely through the application of technology.
This article describes a new technology-driven model, SOX compliance 2.0, and its ability to encourage innovative thought into an organization’s audit process to deliver improved results and maintain next-generation internal audit.
2019 Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Survey