A lot has been made of the "slow-down" in CMMI Appraisals in the last two years. According to the SEI's data, that seems to have been a result of the recession, and we're back up above 2008 levels. This is a great indicator for the continuous improvement of software and engineering organizations. Download the complete report at our website http://www.broadswordsolutions.com/resources. More data to follow.