Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Broadsword CEO to speak in Washington, DC SPIN

Jeff Dalton, Broadsword's CEO and CMMI Lead Appraiser will be speaking at the Washington D.C. Software Process Improvement Network (SPIN) on Wednesday May 4th, 2011. 

The SPIN is sponsored by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University, and Washington's chapter is amongst the most active in the nation.

Jeff will be speaking about the impact that blogging and social media have on software process improvement and he will be discussing his own popular blog "Ask The CMMI Appraiser."  This will be his second appearance at the DC SPIN.

For more information about CMMI, CMMI Appraisals, CMMI Training, and consulting go to http://www.broadswordsolutions.com/.

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Premium content now available on Broadsword website.

Broadsword President, Jeff Dalton, today announced the availability of Premium Content related to Software Process Improvement on their corporate website at www.broadswordsolutions.com/resources.  This content focuses on using the Capability Maturity Model Integration and Agile methods to improve engineering and software development performance. Gathered from speeches, presentations, and articles written by the company over the last six years, this content is available free of charge for download.

You can learn more at www.broadswordsolutions.com

Early-Bird pricing now open for our June "Introduction to CMMI" training in Troy, MI

Looking for an "Introduction to CMMI" training class?  Planning on being part of a CMMI Appraisal?  Take advantage of early-bird pricing for our "Intro to CMMI v1.3" class in Troy, MI June 1st - 3rd and save $200!
Enter the code "EARLY" on the registration screen for instant savings!

Only a few seats left for our April "Introduction to CMMI" class in Dayton

Broadsword has only a few seats left in our April 27-29 "Introduction to CMMI" training class in Dayton, OH.  This class, which is brand new with the release of CMMI v1.3, is the three-day course authorized by the SEI and will include not only the "Introduction to CMMI v1.3" training materials, but will also include content not available anywhere else.  "CMMI+Agile: Why not implement both?" and "The Secrets of SCAMPI Appraisals" will be presented in a brown-bag session during lunch on the first and second day.

If you're planning on being on an Appraisal Team, or just want to learn more about the CMMI, this "Intro to CMMI" class is something you don't want to miss!

You can register and save 30% at http://www.broadswordsolutions.com.

April Webinar was a great success! Sign up for May!

Our April Webinar was attended by almost 100 listeners from all over the world.  "Upgrade to CMMI v1.3: What you need to know!" was held on April 1st and was kicked off by one of our great project sponsors from Battelle Memorial Institute.  "We went through a rigorous selection process where we narrowed our choices down to ten CMMI consulting firms.  We went with Broadsword because of their proven track record and their AgileCMMI methodology" said Battelle's CMMI program manager.

Our Webinar presentations can be downloaded at Broadsword's Premium Content site at www.broadswordsolutions.com/resources

Check out our CMMI Training schedule at www.broadswordsolutions.com

Don't miss our May Webinar: "CMMI+Agile: Driving Radical Change."  Sign up at http://broadswordsolutions.com.