Experiences Developing TMMi® as a Public Model

  • Matthias Rasking
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 155)


Over the years, there have been many models developed to assess Test and Quality related processes, which have not gained any universal acceptance by the industry at large. Even today, there is no fully accepted, independent standard model available. This paper describes the experiences of the TMMi Foundation with developing an open, independent and public standard model for Test and Quality related processes called the Test Maturity Model Integration. Instead of relying on a proprietary method and so-called “best practices” from individuals, the TMMi Foundation set out to develop a model for testing and quality-related processes that captures the know-how and experiences of test practitioners, related process models. TMMi is emerging as the industry standard developed by practitioners for practitioners.


Model Development CMMI TMMi SPICE 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Matthias Rasking
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  1. 1.Accenture GmbHKronbergGermany
  2. 2.TMMi FoundationDublinIreland

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