Stellent, Inc., a provider of content management solutions, has entered into a strategic agreement with Protiviti Inc., an internal audit and business and technology risk consulting firm, to create a content management-based compliance platform. Under the agreement, Stellent will deliver and market compliance solutions based on the Stellent Universal Content Management system and supported by Protiviti subject matter expertise. These solutions, to be co-marketed by Protiviti, will be designed to offer capabilities such as audit trails; document management; project management and reporting; personalized interfaces; automated process documentation collection and process testing; secure, Web-based access by internal and external users; and records management.
Protiviti works closely with companies in an effort to help them understand, document, and evaluate their disclosure and internal controls over financial reporting, and to recommend improvements in processes and controls. Protiviti also is assisting companies in testing their controls and processes and achieving full compliance within the deadlines established by the Securities and Exchange Commission.