CMMI Institute

Capability Counts 2018

Speaker Profile

Ashwani Nandini, VP Delivery


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Ashwani Nandini heads Global Delivery Assurance for GlobalLogic. In her role, she is responsible for ensuring partner delight from engagement inception to closure, setting up frameworks to ensure predictable delivery at scale. Nandini coaches project and program managers on delivering the right product on time with well-defined success parameters.

Nandini spearheads the certification initiatives at GlobalLogic. Noida Center has been certified at CMMI Level 3 and is currently on the journey of continuous learning and improvement, moving towards CMMI Level 5 certification. The Quality Management System has been certified and is ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2003 compliant under her astute leadership.


Engagement Health with Objective White Box Audit

Conference Track: Innovative Approaches with CMMI

Process audit by process group can determine if engagement adheres to stipulated processes, but cannot guarantee quality deliverables, which is possible with White Box Audit. White Box Audit is an objective audit framework that determines engagement health from multiple perspectives: - Quality of Implementation of the Chosen - Development Methodology - Quality of Project Management Constructs - Quality of User Stories - Quality of Design/Architecture/Code The audit framework is an objective tool that has an exhaustive list of questions for each perspective that can be marked a Yes or a No, resulting in a numeric score and a corresponding color code that visually depicts the engagement health.

Capability Challenge Finals

Conference Track: Challenge Finals

Three finalists from the Capability Challenge competition will present their stories to conference attendees and compete for the title of Capability Challenge Champion! On stage with the finalists will be Michael West (Moderator), Becky Fitzgerald (Judge), Prem Ranganath (Judge), Michael Callihan (Judge).