CMMI Institute

Capability Counts 2018

Speaker Profile

Paul D. Byrnes, Principal and CEO

Integrated System Diagnostics (ISD)

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Paul co-founded ISD in 1994 as a spin-off from the Software Engineering Institute (SEI). Paul was the CMM® Based Appraisal (CBA) Project Leader and principal architect of ISD's Comprehensive Appraisal Method (CAM). He has led over 90 appraisals world-wide through Maturity Level 5. He is a CMMI Institute Certified High Maturity Lead Appraiser for DEV/SVC, and Instructor for DEV/SVC. Other credentials: CMMI Institute Partner Advisory Board (PAB) member (2017), Core member of the NDIA Multi-Model working group mapping ISO 15288, ISO 9001-2015, CMMI-DEV, and AS9100c (2014-17), Core Member of the CMMI Next Gen multi-model appraisal working group (2015-16) and SCAMPI V1.3 Upgrade Team (2009-11).


Developing Level 3 Capability in Small Organizations

Conference Track: Business Results Through CMMI

How do we simultaneously manage product and service delivery in a small organization, while developing sound maturity level 3 organizational processes? Building effective processes that do not overburden delivery teams is a constant challenge in smaller organizations, where minimizing costs associated with development tasks is typically a business driver. This presentation discusses innovative solutions and experience implementing tools and techniques to develop, deploy, improve, and monitor delivery in teams where members fulfill multiple process roles. The presenters discuss the use of Microsoft SharePoint as a centralizing approach to minimizing these challenges and improving adoption.