Since 1984, the Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering
Institute (SEI) has served the nation as a federally funded
research and development center. CMMI work was transferred
over to the CMMI Institute in 2012. The CMMI Institute staff has
software engineering principles and practices and has served
as a national resource in software engineering
and process improvement. As part of ISACA, a nonprofit,
independent association that advocates for professionals
involved in information security, assurance, risk management
and governance, the CMMI Institute operates at the leading edge
of technical innovation.
The CMMI Institute advances software engineering and related disciplines
to ensure the development and operation of systems with predictable
and improved cost, schedule, and quality.
GRafP is a CMMI Institute-Approved Partner to provide CMMI
training and to conduct CMMI appraisals up to an including
Maturity Level 5.
GRafP Technologies has negotiated a cooperation agreement
with GT Consulting in South America to provide consulting
services in process improvement, risk management and quality
engineering. GT Consulting has been involved with the
Colombian government to help Colombian software industry
achieve world recognition using the CMMI, among other models
and standards, and efficiently compete on the world stage.
Success stories include PSL, Heinsohn Business Technology,
MVM Ingeniería and Intergrupo, which all achieve Maturity
Level 5 in the development of software applications.
ATIX, located in Lima, Peru, specializes in researching the
latest trends, models and technologies to create innovative
products and services that help IT companies succeed. One of
its specialties consists of providing consulting services to
small businesses, based on international standard ISO/IEC
29110, to improve their chances of getting contracts with
LogiQual inc. was founded the 17th day of June, 1995 by François
Ouellette after more than 20 years in the Quality Assurance and Information
Technology fields for the National Defence, Federal Public
Service and Private sectors.
Consulting, training and appraisal services in process improvement
for system and software development, based on CMMI® model
as well Appraisal expertise in safety related software development
processes (based on IEC 61508.3 or CEN 50128 standards).
Since 1985, PSL provides best-in-class IT services for companies
worldwide. Our Company specializes in the development of customized
business software through offshore outsourcing, as well as
ERP solutions of excellent performance and price.
PSL belongs to a highly select group of 8 companies worldwide
currently assessed at SEI CMMI level 5 (together with Lockheed
Martin, General Electric, Wipro, Infosys, Infotech, SSI Technologies
Quality Management Systems (QMS)
Inc., Sam Weissfelner
With more than 20 years of experience in Quality Management
for Software and High Technology companies in the Aerospace
(AS9100), Defense (ISO 9000), and Telecom (TL 9000) fields,
Sam Weissfelner brings GRafP clients his proven expertise.
Sam's expertise lies in the areas of process-based quality
system training, development, and auditing, program management,
quality management, and process improvement. Sam specializes
in offering clients a practical understanding and application
of Quality, having audited and implemented and trained hundreds
of organizations to achieve successful registration.
Primvis Inc., H. Syed Niaz
H. Syed Niaz is a technology management professional with
18+ years of experience in the areas of Systems Engineering
& Solutions, IT Security, Quality Assurance and Process
Improvement, Project Management, Quantitative Risk Assessments,
Audits, Strategic Plans, Functional and Financial Analysis.
He has chaired numerous standards committees and technical
conferences. Syed is an authorized instructor of Intro to
CMMI course from SEI - Carnegie Mellon University. He is also
an internal ISO auditor, 6-Sigma Green Belt; and pursuing
for Black Belt.