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Boston Consulting Group recommends that leaders should identify their key business capabilities by “conducting a capability maturity assessment—a kind of health check designed to determine what the company needs to do in order to build or strengthen the skills and systems designed to lift the enterprise, business unit, or specific function to the next level” 

Join the thousands of organizations that have used CMMI for over 25 years to build capability. Compare your current state with the best practices of high performance organizations across eight capability areas with our online self-assessment tools.


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Standing still is not an option.

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Aligned to Business Outcomes.


Achieve Data Management Maturity (DMM)™

Skills + Knowledge +
Experience = Capability

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Improve Performance

Why continue down the road that leads to over-budget, late projects and unhappy customers? General Motors increased their milestones met to 85% using CMMI®.

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How do you identify the capabilities of vendors? When a company like Tufts Associated Health Plans has been rated at a "Capability" or "Maturity" level with CMMI®, you know that they have tested their processes and capacity for continuous improvement. Using CMMI, Tufts decreased software defects by 25%.

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Take your career to the next level! CMMI® training and certification courses can take you where you want to go. The journey to a satisfying career as a CMMI Associate, SCAMPI Lead Appraiser, or CMMI Instructor begins here.


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