2nd August, 2013
Process and Product Quality Assurance (PPQA) process area is available at CMMI Maturity Level 2 under the Support category. Process and Product Quality Assurance (PPQA) helps in the conduct of quality assurance activities for the processes and products in the organization.
Process and Product Quality Assurance process area involves the objective evaluation of processes and work products against the defined processes in the organization. PPQA is conducted to find out the non-compliance issues related to these processes and work products and then to track these non-compliance issues to closure.
Steps for implementing Process and Product Quality Assurance (PPQA) in projects:
Source: CMMI-DEV Model, CMMI Institute.
Interpretation by the author.
Process and Product Quality Assurance (PPQA) when conducted in the organization has following benefits:
Training covers best practices to be followed for PPQA including establishing audit framework, audit planning, conduct of audit, audit follow-up and audit closure. It also covers the creation of issues database for Root Cause Analysis of defects for their prevention in future implementations,
Training is delivered through highly qualified and experienced CMMI Authorised Trainer and CMMI Consultants, who has multi years of experience in CMMI and other Quality Management Systems.
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