MphasiS achieves SEI-CMMI Level 5 accreditation

Bangalore: MphasiS, a global solution provider of information technology services has been assessed at SEI CMMI Level 5, the highest quality level of process maturity recognised by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), Carnegie Mellon University, USA.

With this achievement, MphasiS acquires a unique position in successfully blending BS 7799-2:2002 certification and SEI-CMMI Level 5 quality rating.

The assessment was carried out by an 8-member team from KPMG. Assessment results were declared based on the verification of project artifacts from various software projects executed at MphasiS' developmental centres as per the SEI SCAMPI process.

MphasiS follows a global delivery excellence model with its Chief Operating Officer responsible for delivery across all locations. In order to achieve this, MphasiS has defined and implemented a global process management policy for its development centres world-wide.

Highlighting the value of the assessment, Vikram Jaipuria, president, MphasiS IT services said, "This achievement emphasises our endeavour to continuously improve on quality in all aspects of our business. We have adopted best practices from ISO, CMM, BS 7799 and CMMI models in our quality management system, and this has enhanced our ability to deliver higher value added solutions to our customers. We are a customer-focused organisation, and all our processes are aligned with our
customers' needs."