Accession Number : ADA314369

Title :   Systems Engineering Maturity and Benchmarking. Version 01.00.00.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : SOFTWARE PRODUCTIVITY CONSORTIUM HERNDON VA

Personal Author(s) : Hanna, M.

PDF Url : ADA314369

Report Date : AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 108

Abstract : This technical report provides an overview of the use and application of the included Systems Engineering Maturity and Benchmarking Questionnaire. The questionnaire is a vehicle used to assess the maturity level of the systems engineering process and to identify the tools, practices and methodologies that are in use in the organization. This report is intended for those individuals involved with systems engineering organizational development, process definition/development, process improvement, and SE-CMM assessment. It will enable an organization to: Identify the state of practice of systems engineering; Support process improvement efforts, Provide a basis to develop new methodologies and processes, Provide a baseline to investigate alternates in systems engineering, Provide the means to assess the changes due to use of alternate systems engineering methodologies, tools, and processes; and Compare groups and organization against each other.

Descriptors :   *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, *COMPUTER BENCHMARKING, METHODOLOGY, ORGANIZATIONS, TOOLS, QUESTIONNAIRES.

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE