Dec 15

Five Reasons You Fear CMMI (and what you can do about it)

by Kevin Cotherman, Blog, 4 Comments

Dec 15 read more

Five Reasons You Fear CMMI (and what you can do about them) 1.    It takes too much time and effort The CMMI can seem overwhelming and a burden to implement.  There are 356 practices for Maturity Level 3, and each practice needs to have a process describing how to perform that practice.  This does not […]

Jun 11

CMMI PIID Video Training

CMMI Video Presentation

by CMMI-Live Staff, Blog, 2 Comments

Jun 11 read more

CMMI PIID Video Training  The following training session compares the traditional PIID preparation process with a new, streamlined PIID preparation using CMMI Live.  By watching this video you will learn how to: •Automatically create your PIID as artifacts are created. •Replace after-the-fact C and B appraisals with ongoing review/coaching. •Rely more on experience of frontline […]

May 6

How to Prepare for a CMMI Appraisal – Planning

What is CMMI?

by Kevin Cotherman, Appraisal, No Comments

May 6 read more

How to Prepare for a CMMI Appraisal – Planning In a prior blog I wrote about picking a CMMI SCAMPI Lead Appraiser.  Let’s assume you picked a lead appraiser and have been working with him/her to implement the CMMI.  Let’s also assume that you have a target date of when you’d like to have your […]