Accession Number : ADA310235

Title :   A Description of the Systems Engineering Capability Maturity Model Appraisal Method Version 1.1.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Kuhn, D. ; Wells, C. ; Armitage, J. ; Cusick, K. ; Garcia, S.

PDF Url : ADA310235

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 284

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 enterprises systems engineering function. The SE-CMM itself is described in SECMM-94-O4ICMU/SEI-96-HB-004 (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.

Descriptors :   *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, MODELS, RATINGS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE