Accession Number:

ADA399768

Title:

The 2001 High Maturity Workshop

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

227.0

Abstract:

In March of 2001, the Software Engineering Institute SEI in Pittsburgh, PA, hosted a workshop for high maturity organizations to better understand practices that characterize Capability Maturity Modelregistered for Software Software CMMregistered Level 4 and 5 organizations. Topics of discussion included practices described in the Software CMM as well as other practices that have a significant impact in mature organizations. Important themes included statistical process control for software, the reliability of Level 4 and 5 assessments, and the impact of the CMM IntegrationService Mark effort. Additional topics solicited from the participants included measurement, Six Sigma, Internet speed and process agility, and people and cultural issues. This report contains overviews of more than 30 high maturity organizations and the various working group reports from the workshop.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE