Capability Maturity Model Integration Project

The NDIA Systems Engineering Division was the industry sponsor for the CMMI project and provided CMMI Steering Group leadership from the inception of CMMI in the 1990’s up until its transition in 2013 from the Software Engineering Institute to the CMMI Institute as a mature technology with broad worldwide acceptance.

The NDIA Systems Engineering Division continues to advocate the use of CMMI-based improvement to achieve business performance value, as described in its position paper, and supports the ongoing improvement of the CMMI product suite through stakeholder groups and its NDIA CMMI Working Group.

For further information on CMMI or NDIA involvement, contact Bob Rassa ( or see the CMMI Institute assets and resources.

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