PEP is pleased to announce that it’s client The Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) Systems and Software Engineering Organization successfully attained a CMMI Maturiy Level 5 during its recent appraisal. Mark Rabideau was the High Maturity Lead Appraiser on this effort. To learn more about this outstanding PEP client, please visit their website.
IAI’s MLM Division First in Israel to Receive Capability Maturity Model® Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 5 Rating from Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute. This appraisal was lead by Judah Mogilensky, SEI Visiting Scientist and High Maturity Lead Appraiser. You may read more about the appraisal here.
Effective 1 June 2008, Mark Rabideau completed and is now a 6 Sigma Master Black Belt. Mark’s final project involved the creation of a detailed program to assist engineering organizations attain CMMI version 1.2 Maturity Level 3 using 6 Sigma Techniques Read the official announcement
Of late I have spent a great deal of time working on the following premise: Can you use Six Sigma to achieve CMMI ML3 and higher? The answer I have arrived at is an unequivocal, YES. To prove my point I just completed a Master Black Belt project that precisely attends to this assumption. Contact […]
As of 20 March 2009, both Judah Mogilensky and Mark Rabideau have been certified by the SEI (Software Engineering Institute) as High Maturity SCAMPI Lead Appraisers (HMLA) for CMMI for Development. This role now appears under Process Enhancement Partners listing on the SEI Partner Directory. To quote the SEI: SEI-Certified SCAMPI High Maturity Lead Appraisers […]
Effective 11/17/08, the SEI announced that they are performing audits of all CMMI High Maturity appraisals. They also announced and published the criteria being used for the High Maturity Audits. They note that the criteria in no way limit the application of the model or its intent or judgments made during an appraisal, nor do […]
We are seeking organizations, individuals or groups interested in providing online training in the areas of Six Sigma and CMMI (DEV and SVC most particularly). We have built a small ‘initial’ prototype and are willing to share the work to date with potential partners. Should you or your organization be interested in collaborating with PEP […]
AAI Corporation Earns CMMI Level 3 Assessment Signifies Engineering and Project Management Excellence Hunt Valley, Md. – January 20, 2010 — AAI Corporation, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that the company has been appraised to Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) Level 3. Covering systems engineering and […]
Endless documentation? PMP’s without plans? Perhaps it is the linear thinkers in the CMMI world that cause people to think like this tweeter. My patience with #CMMI zealots has finally run out…stop wasting my time with your endless documentation requests! When I read this tweet I thought: “Who exactly makes endless CMMI documentation requests anyway?” […]
I intend to explore this theme in a series of several posts. I am not quite certain how many posts or how long I will write on the topic. I think the subject might be one of those without an end. So in the spirit of improved relevancy I encourage you, if you have specific […]