1. Published in German only by dpunkt.verlag, Heidelberg, 2006.
1. CMMI is registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
2. »Automotive SPICE« is a registered trademark of Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg.
3. It has been a proven principle for some decades that good and controlled processes (in addition to qualified staff and command of the technology) have a demonstrably positive influence on quality and cost.
4. The term CMM is registered in the U.S. patent and Trademark Office.
5. So-called »assessments«, »evaluations« and »appraisals«.
6. International Organization for Standardization.
7. The working group established by Audi, BMW, Daimler (previously DaimlerCrysler), Porsche and Volkswagen. ...