Capability Maturity Model Integration

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What is CMMi

Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) is a process improvement approach. CMMI can be used to guide process improvement across a project, division, or an entire organization. Processes are rated according to their maturity levels, which are defined as: Initial, Repeatable, Defined, Quantitatively Managed, Optimizing. CMMI is registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office by Carnegie Mellon University.

CMMI Model Representations:

  • Organization may choose to go in for process improvement through
    • Process capability approach
    • Organizational maturity approach
  • For each approach CMMI allows organization to proceed in either
    • Continuous representation - process capability
    • Staged representation-maturity levels

People CMM® Maturity levels & Process Areas:

  • Level 2 - Managed (Staffing, Communication and Coordination, Work Environment, Performance Management, Training and Development, Compensation)
  • Level 3 - Defined (Competency Analysis, Workforce Planning, Competency Development, Career Development, Competency-Based Practices, Workgroup Development, Participatory Culture)
  • Level 4 - Predictable (Competency Integration, Empowered Workgroups, Competency-Based Assets, Quantitative Performance Management, Organizational Capability Management, Mentoring)
  • Level 5 - Optimizing (Continuous Capability Development, Organizational Performance Alignment, Continuous Workforce Innovation)

Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Core Process Areas
Abbreviation Name Area Maturity Level
CAR Causal Analysis and Resolution Support 5
CM Configuration Management Support 2
DAR Decision Analysis and Resolution Support 3
IPM Integrated Project Management Project Management 3
MA Measurement and Analysis Support 2
OPD Organizational Process Definition Process Management 3
OPF Organizational Process Focus Process Management 3
OPM Organizational Performance Management Process Management 5
OPP Organizational Process Performance Process Management 4
OT Organizational Training Process Management 3
PMC Project Monitoring and Control Process Management 2
PP Project Planning Process Management 2
PPQA Process and Product Quality Assurance Support 2
QPM Quantitative Project Management Process Management 4
REQM Requirements Management Process Management 2
RSKM Risk Management Process Management 3


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