Process Improvement Approach
CMMI – Provides best practices & enterprise wide process improvement
Combination of product engineering and proved practices for managing processes, results in a well-integrated project management and improved processes and the end product.
CMMI – Capability Maturity Model® Integration (CMMI) is a process improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance. It can be used to guide process improvement across a project, a division, or an entire organization. CMMI integrates traditionally separate organizational functions, establishes process improvement goals and priorities, provides guidance for quality processes, and provides a point of reference for appraising current processes.
Three Complementary constellations:
- CMMI - DEV: Practices for Organizations that develop products - 22 PA's
- CMMI - SVC: Practices for Organizations that deliver services - 23 PA's
- CMMI - ACQ: Practices for Organizations that acquire products or services - 22 PA's