Tuesday, May 17, 2016

CTAC Partners with Broadsword to Integrate Performance Improvement Model and Strengthen Agile Values


IT Firm will adopt CMMI framework using Broadsword’s agileCMMI Methodology

Falls Church, VA, May 17, 2016 – CTAC, a privately-owned small business that provides web development, technical operations, creative and business process solutions to government and private sector clients, and Broadsword Solutions (Broadsword), a leader in performance innovation and process improvement, today announced a strategic partnership to assist CTAC in adopting a framework for continuous improvement that will strengthen CTAC’s agile values, using agileCMMI, the leading methodology for company-wide process and performance improvement.

As pioneers of the agileCMMI performance improvement methodology, Broadsword will provide integrated agile and Scrum training, as well as agileCMMI workshops, coaching and consulting solutions to help CTAC achieve its capability goals.

“Our culture at CTAC centers on being employee-centric and focused on providing an outstanding customer experience through innovative technology solutions. As a small company, investing in process improvement maturity, such as CMMI, better positions us to serve our clients through effective project planning, management, and delivery. We are excited to partner with Broadsword in this endeavor and selected them based on their commitment to the agile philosophy within CMMI,” said Don Royal, President/CEO of CTAC.

“CTAC is a great example of what happens when software and engineering executives are determined to have all the benefits of agility, combined with the resiliency and rigor of a scalable operational model like CMMI,” said Broadsword’s president, Jeff Dalton. “The journey will require training, preparation and being tested with an appraisal of the organization’s readiness to adopt the philosophy or methodology they are adopting. We’re proud to be a partner in guiding CTAC’s agileCMMI adoption, and look forward to their continued success.”


CTAC is a trusted information technology partner of Federal, and State Governmental agencies, as well as the private sector. Since 1993, CTAC has assisted and guided clients to continuous success in reaching mission critical goals and objectives while exceeding expectations and providing rapid delivery of products and services. Our “as-a-service” based approach allows us to deliver technological innovations for effective Government operations and excellence in digital content delivery. We use our experience with the latest technologies to build total solutions and offer full life-cycle development services.


Broadsword is a Process Improvement and Performance Innovation firm and CMMI Institute Partner that is the world-leader in using agile and Lean methods to drive high-performance engineering using their agileCMMI methodology and collaborative consulting, coaching and CMMI training solutions. Working with great clients like the State of Michigan, ADNET, Boeing, Chrysler, Agilex, and L3 Communications, Broadsword has a proven record of success throughout North America and the world. Broadsword is based outside of Detroit, MI and can be reached at www.broadswordsolutions.com.