Appraisal reflects company’s commitment to quality, continuous improvement and customer needs

November 10, 2021 Bloomington, IN, TRISTAR (Tri Star Engineering, Inc.) SDVOSB and leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services company to the Department of Defense, proudly announces we have been appraised at CMMI V2.0 for Development, Maturity Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model.  

The ISACA CMMI Institute confirmed the appraisal team’s findings that TRISTAR fully met all 150 best practices in the V2.0 model with no weaknesses identified and rated the organization CMMI V2.0 Maturity Level 3 (ML3). According to TRISTAR COO, Christina M. Agresti,  “We have held ISO 9001 certifications and CMMI ratings since 2009. Receiving an ML3 rating is a major milestone on our performance improvement journey that demonstrates our relentless pursuit of quality in the products and services we deliver to our customers.”

“TRISTAR is proud to continue our history of promoting quality and our culture of continuous improvement through this upgraded CMMI appraisal” 

“TRISTAR has seen tangible, statistically significant improvements with the continued institutionalization of CMMI best practices. This is a major milestone and assures TRISTAR’s customers of our continued focus on performance excellence using the best of best practices,” TRISTAR Vice President of Operations, Jeff Stermer.

“TRISTAR is proud to continue our history of promoting quality and our culture of continuous improvement through this CMMI V2.0, ML3 appraisal,” TRISTAR’s President and CEO, V. Carlos Gaitani.  “It demonstrates our commitment to consistently delivering results for our customers as we assist them in achieving their vital missions. It also is a testament to the quality of our people and processes that ensure the highest levels of quality and repeatability.”

CMMI® is a capability improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes to improve performance and ensure repeatability. An ML3 rating means TRISTAR continually improves its processes based on a quantitative understanding of its business objectives and needs, and applies quantitative techniques to understand its results. The CMMI V2.0 ML3 model further provides a comprehensive integrated set of guidelines for developing products and services that meet the needs of customers and end-users. TRISTAR’s appraisal included process management, project, and support for current software development projects for customers across the Department of Defense.