Accession Number:

ADA454685

Title:

Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement (SCAMPI(SM)) A, Version 1.2: Method Definition Document

Descriptive Note:

Handbook

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

244.0

Abstract:

The Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement SCAMPISM is designed to provide benchmark quality ratings relative to Capability Maturity Model Integration CMMI models. It is applicable to a wide range of appraisal usage modes including both internal process improvement and external capability determinations. SCAMPI satisfies all of the Appraisal Requirements for CMMI ARC requirements for a Class A appraisal method. The SCAMPI Method Definition Document describes the requirements activities and practices associated with each of the processes that compose the SCAMPI method. It is intended to be one of the elements of the infrastructure within which SCAMPI Lead Appraisers conduct a SCAMPI appraisal. Precise listings of required practices parameters and variation limits as well as optional practices and guidance for enacting the method are covered An overview of the methods context concepts and architecture is also provided.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE