CMMI V1.3, wat brengt het?

  • Post published:March 1, 2011

In november 2010 heeft het Software Engineering Institute (SEI) een nieuwe versie uitgebracht van het Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI): V1.3. Dit artikel geeft een overzicht van de wijzigingen, en gaat in op de waarde van deze nieuwe CMMI versie.

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Devil’s or Angel’s Advocate: Which role do you prefer?

  • Post published:February 23, 2011

We all know how to play the Devil’s Advocate. By playing this role, we stimulate a discussion in which we challenge ideas, in order to improve it. But how do you get your ideas to start with? This is where the Angel’s Advocate comes in.

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Using Scrum for Process Improvement

  • Post published:February 1, 2011

When I worked at Ericsson I used Scrum to manage Process Improvement projects, where it turned out to be a real enabler for Continuous Improvement.

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CMMI V1.3: Summing up

  • Post published:January 10, 2011

In october 2010, version 1.3 of the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) has been released by the Software Engineering Institute. I’ve published several articles on the benefits of CMMI V1.3. This is (for now) the last article, which sums it all up.

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CMMI V1.3: Combining Acquisition, Development and Services

  • Post published:January 8, 2011

There are 3 CMMI V1.3 models released: CMMI for Acquisition (ACQ), CMMI for Services (SVC), and CMMI for Development (DEV). The CMMI V1.3 makes it easier to combine process areas from different models, thus supporting continuous improvement that delivers quicker business results.

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Speaking the same language

  • Post published:January 4, 2011

When I started this blog last year, I decided to do it in English. My aim was to reach a broader (worldwide) audience, thus sharing my experience with more people than would be possible in Dutch (my mothers tongue).

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Mijn Ervaringen: Vanaf nu ook in het Nederlands!

  • Post published:December 30, 2010

Ben Linders goes Dutch? Niet helemaal, maar vanaf nu is mijn website tweetalig. Er komen zowel Engelstalige als Nederlandstalige berichten. Voor alle Nederlandse lezers: Welkom!

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CMMI V1.3: The CMMI Process and Measurement roadmaps

  • Post published:December 28, 2010

In two previous posting on the CMMI roadmaps for CMMI V1.3, I described how the project roadmap and the product and product integration roadmaps have been improved. This posting covers the last 2 roadmaps: process and measurements.

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Process Improvement: The Agile Way!

  • Post published:December 20, 2010

Business needs for process improvement projects are changing. Organizations expect faster results from their process improvement investments; they want their improvement to follow changing business needs and be more engrained in the organization.

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Patterns of project behavior

  • Post published:December 18, 2010

The book "Adrenaline Junkies and Template Zombies, Understanding Patterns of project behavior" contains 86 patterns, written in an easy readable and recognizable style which make you think about how people behave in projects.

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CMMI V1.3: The CMMI Product and Product Integration roadmaps

  • Post published:December 14, 2010

In a first posting on the CMMI roadmaps for CMMI V1.3, I described how the project roadmap has been improved to deliver an even better result. In this posting I’m covering the product and the product integration roadmap.

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