WASHINGTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Enlightened, Inc. ("Enlightened"), a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) consulting services, announced today it has achieved a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 rating for software engineering by the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI).
The CMMI is an internationally recognized standard for assessing software development practices. CMMI involves assessing and comparing key fundamentals of process improvement approaches to facilitate quality and performance improvements throughout an organization. CMMI standards ensure Enlightened provides detailed process definition of project management, requirements, and change management procedures. The appraisal was conducted by experts from Williamsburg Process Solutions (WPS) a leader in independent testing and evaluation services.
"Passing this assessment is a great milestone achievement for Enlightened," said Pankil Patel, Program Manager of Enlightened. Andre Rogers, Co-Owner and Chief Financial Officer of Enlightened, said, "Adoption of the CMMI framework demonstrates Enlightened's continued efforts to deliver quality products consistently which successfully ensure measurable and effective business benefits to our clients."
Software Engineering Institute (SEI), at Carnegie Mellon University, is a federally funded research and development center conducting software engineering research in acquisition, architecture and product lines, process improvement and performance measurement, security and system interoperability and dependability. SEI is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense through the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics.
Enlightened is an award winning company that provides Cyber Security, IT and management solutions to resolve complex business problems for federal, state, and local government agencies. Enlightened holds GSA IT-70 and MOBIS schedule contracts, and is certified as a HUBZone and Small Business by the Small Business Administration. For more information please visit www.enlightened.com.
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