Edwards Appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 3

Edwards Performance Solutions (Edwards) is pleased to announce our appraisal at Maturity Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®. Hillel Glazer (Entinex, Inc.) led the appraisal with a team that included CMMI for Services: Guidelines for Superior Service co-author Eileen Forrester.

CMMI is an improvement framework that provides organizations with many elements essential to monitoring, measuring, and improving the performance of service based businesses.

A Maturity Level 3 rating in CMMI for Services indicates Edwards has well-defined processes and the infrastructure to support and improve customer service delivery. This level shows an invested commitment to customer facing and back-office processes. Our standards, procedures, tools, and methods are organizationally specified while leaving maximum engagement flexibility. Edwards’ set of standard processes – the basis for Maturity Level 3 – is established and continually improved.

In response to the successful appraisal, President and CEO, Gina Abate said, “After more than a year of dedicated effort, our team has successfully reached this achievement. Although this appraisal is complete, we will continue to improve and expand our processes to ensure we deliver the best solutions to our customers.

Edwards has been delivering operational performance solutions for two decades – helping organizations achieve operational success is our mission. We are dedicated to improvement and excited to achieve this proactive approach for managing our projects and processes; passing our commitment to excellence to our customers.

CMMI Institute is the global leader in the advancement of best practices in people, process, and technology. The Institute provides the tools and support for organizations to benchmark their capabilities and build maturity by comparing their operations to best practices and identifying performance gaps. For over 25 years, thousands of high-performing organizations in a variety of industries, including aerospace, finance, health services, software, defense, transportation, and telecommunications, have earned a CMMI maturity level rating and proved they are capable business partners and suppliers. To learn more about how CMMI can help your organization elevate performance, visit CMMIinstitute.com.