November 2008 • Technical Note
The report guides organizations that are starting a CMMI for development implementation and deciding to use the continuous representation. The report offers guidance for how to decide what process areas to implement first.
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CMMI Roadmaps which, are a goal-driven approach to selecting and deploying relevant process areas from the CMMI-DEV model, can provide guidance and focus for effective CMMI adoption. The Dutch Software Process Improvement (SPIder) network convened a workshop in November 2006 to develop several CMMI roadmaps for the continuous representation, each with a specific set of improvement goals. These roadmaps combine the strengths of both the staged and the continuous representations.