K3 Solutions LLC (K3) congratulates Science Systems and Applications, Inc. (SSAI) on successfully achieving a Maturity Level 2 (Managed) rating using the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) – Development, version 1.2. Donna Crull, K3’s Software Engineering Institute Certified Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement (SCAMPI) Lead Appraiser, led the appraisal team over a five day period. Team members reviewed documented processes and interviewed all levels of systems practitioners, software developers, program managers, and company management. The experience level of the team enabled the Class A to be run in a very smooth, efficient manner.
SSAI is a woman-owned small business performing scientific and technical applications, has grown to be a leading provider of science, engineering, and IT services. SSAI employs expert and experienced scientists, engineers, and IT staff. Their activities range from cosmological studies to learn about the birth of the universe, to examining anthropogenic changes in Earth systems, to saving lives through satellite-aided search and rescue. SSAI has received numerous commendations for high-quality, on-time, and within-budget services.