Chapter 7

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Integrating the CMMI and Six Sigma: Design Connections

Successful joint implementation of the CMMI and Six Sigma requires an examination of their relationships.

In this chapter, we focus on design connectivity between the CMMI and Six Sigma. Both common and complementary characteristics and relationships must be understood to successfully knit them together in a joint implementation.

The information we provide is not exhaustive and is intentionally not presented in a mapping format as we have found detailed mappings to be useful only within specific organizational instantiations of the initiatives. The connections offered here may provide ...

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