Accession Number:

ADA612734

Title:

Measurement and Analysis in Capability Maturity Model Integration Models and Software Process Improvement

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (ACQUISITION TECHNOLOGY AND LOGISTICS) WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2003-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The explicit incorporation of measurement and analysis as a distinct process area in the Capability Maturity Model Integration CMMIregistered provides management with the visibility and focus that organizations need to guide the use of measurement in their process improvement efforts, which was missing in previous models. This article reviews the content and rationale behind the new process area and describes how the ideas introduced there are further elaborated and evolved throughout capability maturity model integration models.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE