Mount Pleasant, SC, December 9, 2014 – Ishpi Information Technologies, Inc. (DBA ISHPI), a forward-leaning four-time Inc. 500 | 5000 Defense and Federal Cyber and Information Dominance (ID) company, today announced that its Advanced Information Services Software Development Group has been appraised at Level 5 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®. The appraisal, performed by Integrated Productivity Solutions, LLC, is the highest level in the CMMI model and places ISHPI among the top 5.6% of CMMI appraised companies in the US and among the top 7.4% of CMMI appraised companies in the world, according to the CMMI Institute’s Published Appraisal Results.
CMMI® is a capability improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance. An appraisal at maturity level 5 indicates that ISHPI is performing at an “optimizing” level. At this level, an organization continually improves its processes based on a quantitative understanding of its business objectives and performance needs. The organization uses a quantitative approach to understand the variation inherent in the process and the causes of process outcomes.
“This CMMI Maturity Level 5 appraisal is clear recognition of ISHPI’scontinuing commitment to instituting sustainable capability and process improvements to further enhance ourcompany’s CyberSmithed™ and ActiveDefense™ software products and i-Holistic CyberStance™ service offerings,” said Earl D. Bowers, ISHPI’s President and Chief Strategy Officer. “This CMMIDEV/5 rating, possessed by only a handful of American companies, testifies to ourunwavering determination to continuously improve our customers’ experience by institutionalizing the delivery of superior ‘cyber security guaranteed’ software products and outstanding services.”
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Ishpi Information Technologies, Inc., (DBA ISHPI) is a four-time Inc. 500 | 5000, Multi-Award Winning Company specializing in Information and Cyber Dominance (ID) and C5ISR Engineering and Technical Services (C5ISR E&TS). ISHPI delivers mission-critical capabilities to the Warfighter and Defenders of the Homeland—protecting our nation, leading the fight, and saving lives with agility, innovation, and results. Our mission-focused culture is purpose-built to support and enable exceptional subject matter experts with direct, relevant, and critical experience supporting the Intelligence Community (IC), Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and Federal Agencies. ISHPI recently acquired Advanced Information Services, Inc., now ISHPI‘s Advanced Information Services Software Development Group, which continues to maintain its CMMI Maturity Level 5 appraisal.
ISHPI‘s core ID capabilities are Information Operations (IO), Information Warfare (IW), Counterterrorism (CT), Red Teaming & Wargaming (RT&WG), Information Assurance (IA), Electronic Warfare (EW), Cybersecurity (CS), and Cyberwarfare (CW). Core C5ISR E&TS capabilities include System Engineering and Integration (SE&I), Software Engineering & Development (SE&D), Modeling & Simulation (M&S), Agile Software Development (Agile), Rapid Application Development (RAD), Host Based Security System Development (HBSS DEV), Intelligence & Counterintelligence Support Services (I&CISS), Enterprise Architecture (EA), Acquisition Management (AM), Logistics Support Services (LSS), Accomplishment Based Curriculum Development (ABCD), Human Performance Technology Instructional System Design (HPT ISD), Training & Instructor Services (TNG), and Information Technology Services (IT). Our experts deliver our clients’ missions throughout the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii, and internationally supporting military operations as required. ISHPI is an American Indian Owned and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVOSB) certified 8(a) Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) with offices in Charleston, SC, San Antonio, TX, Tidewater, VA, Cheboygan, MI, and the National Capital Region. For additional information on ISHPI, please visit www.ishpi.net. For information about our CMMIDEV/5 appraisal, please visit https://sas.cmmiinstitute.com/pars/pars_detail.aspx?a=21757.