Home Gray Arrow Consulting Gray Arrow Software Gray Arrow Quality Gray Arrow SEI CMM Gray Arrow SCAMPI Analysis Gray Arrow Question - 1


About Us

Hardware
Consulting
Testimonials

Site Map
Address

What's New
The Kaytek LogoKaytek Welcomes You

- Mumbai ( Bombay ), India.


Brief Overview Analysis and Critique of

SEI (Software Engineering Institute's)

CMMI Appraisal Method - SCAMPI


" Who verifies the accuracy of SEI CMM claims ? "

Benefit From Gray Arrow Kaytek IT-Software Consulting Insights






Gray Arrow Question-1 : Who verifies that the SEI CMM claims made by companies as regards quality are accurate and true ?



Down Arrow Answer


It is our understanding that it is the responsibility of the Appraisal Teams who are obligated to verify for themselves the truth of claims being made by organizations as regards SEI CMM Level Ratings.

Consider extracts from the above document (page numbers indicated):






Down Arrow ( Page I-21, Physical Page 37)

".....Appraisal Teams are obligated to seek and consider objective evidence of multiple types in determining practice implementation and good satisfaction....."

This is also Elaborated quite in detail in other different parts of the document.

Down Arrow ( Page 1-31, Physical Page 47)

".......SCAMPI Method Emphasis on Verification-Based Appraisals and minimise the need for on-site discovery of objective evidence.....


Gray Arrow Email Us : Can we help in your Software Quality ?



Organizations may provide as input to the appraisal a Practice Implementation Indicators (PII) Database with a mapping of the (CMMi) model practices to the corresponding processes and objective evidence that can be used to verify practice implementation.....

Perhaps, the keywords 'may provide' perhaps indicate that it is an optional requirement and not a necessary one.

This is a very important point to note as the requirement not being necessary may get ignored by organizations.



Gray Arrow Next - Question-2.




Google
 
Web www.kaytek.co.in




Kaytek - Leverage Knowledge And Technology



Updated on 16th April 2009.
Created on 31st March 2005.
Kaytek website display optimised for 800 X 600 Pixels Screen Resolution and Browsers compatible with Microsoft MS IE Internet Explorer Version 6.0 and above. (Email : mahesh (at) kaytek (dot) in). Copyright (c) Kaytek 2004 onwards. Mumbai India. All Rights Reserved.