CRIF SpA; IT Solutions appraised at CMMI Level 3

CRIF Spa; IT Solutions announced that it has been appraised at Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). The appraisal was performed by QAI India Limited. CMMI is a capability improvement framework that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance.
An appraisal at maturity level 3 indicates the organization is performing at a “defined” level. At this level, processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods. The organization’s set of standard processes, which is the basis for maturity level 3, is established and improved over time.

“Since 2008, we've been performing regular assessments with the direct support of a Lead Assessor accredited by the CMMI Institute so that the development and delivery processes for CRIF products and services are compliant with the standards of maximum efficiency and quality. Furthermore, we've extended the assessment process to our international IT Solutions areas so that the multi-sourcing development model, in place since 2005, can ensure the same process standards across the whole Group. This organization means that our clients can use CRIF services in 50 countries worldwide - these include banks, financial institutions, credit guarantee consortia, telecommunications, insurance and utility companies, and general businesses - with the same quality results regardless of the location of the development team. On a global level, CRIF has over 500 software installations, more than 2000 managed servers, and 4 data centers. Renewal of our CMMI certification confirms the investments and constant attention toward the elevated productivity of our software development processes. Moreover, 30 years of activity on an international level gives CRIF the experience to provide”, explained Davide Raitano, Corporate Chief Information Officer of CRIF.

CMMI Institute ( is the global leader in the advancement of best practices in people, process, and technology. The Institute provides the tools and support for organizations to benchmark their capabilities and build maturity by comparing their operations to best practices and identifying performance gaps. For over 25 years, thousands of high-performing organizations in a variety of industries, including aerospace, finance, health services, software, defense, transportation, and telecommunications, have earned a CMMI maturity level rating and proved they are capable business partners and suppliers.

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