Accession Number : ADA296788

Title :   A Description of the Systems Engineering Capability Maturity Model Appraisal Method, Version 1.0.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s) : Garcia, Suzanne

PDF Url : ADA296788

Report Date : JUN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 265

Abstract : The purpose of this document is to summarize the major elements of the Systems Engineering Capability Maturity Model (SE-CMM) appraisal method (SAM). SAM is a method for using the SE-CMM to benchmark, or otherwise appraise, the process capability of an organization's or enterprise's systems engineering function. The SE- CMM itself is described in SECMM-94-O4ICMU/SEI-94-HB-04 SECMM. This document describes each step of an SE-CMM appraisal and provides guidance for the preparation and conduct of an appraisal. It also contains background and context information about the appraisal method. (KAR) P. 8

Descriptors :   *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, MODELS, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE