VIENNA, Va., May 3, 2016 - Today MicroTech, an Information Technology (IT), Network Services and Cloud Computing company, announced that it has been independently appraised at Development (DEV) Level 3 and Services (SVC). Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)® and in addition to the CMMI ML3 accomplishment, MicroTech also achieved ISO/IEC 27001:2013 for Information Security management practices.
CMMI® is a capability improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve performance. Achieving Level 3 under dual constellations: Development (DEV) and Services (SVC) indicates the company is performing at a “defined” level, employing processes that are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods.
The ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification is an international standard that formally outlines requirements for an information security management system (ISMS) to help protect and secure organizations’ data. ISO/IEC 27001:2013 is only awarded to companies that have continually demonstrated the highest level of information security management.
MicroTech has demonstrated its commitment to industry best practices and continual improvement by achieving and maintaining a Quality Management System, with certifications for ISO 9001:2008, ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 and most recently, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 and CMMI for Development (DEV) Maturity Level 3 and CMMI for Services (SVC) Maturity Level 3.
“CMMI Level 3 is an exceptional credential and obtaining Level 3 certified in both Development (DEV) and Services (SVC) reflects MicroTech’s continued focus on process improvement and perfecting disciplined processes to improve the quality of our products, solutions and services” said Tony Jimenez, President and CEO of MicroTech. "This is a huge step forward for everyone at MicroTech. This new CMMI Level 3 rating coupled with our new ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification just confirms that MicroTech continues to provide a high level of professionalism and commitment to our clients each and every day.”
About MicroTech: MicroTech, a certified and verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certified by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), has had noteworthy success since its inception in 2004. Under Mr. Jimenez’s leadership, the privately owned company has experienced exponential growth and has been repeatedly recognized as a small business success story. Described as the “hottest Hispanic business in the nation,” MicroTech was ranked as the #1 Fastest Growing Hispanic Company in the Nation for three consecutive years by Hispanic Business Magazine. MicroTech was also named one of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Hispanic-Owned Companies in the Nation for five consecutive MicroTech was ranked as the #1 Fastest Growing Hispanic Company in the Nation for three consecutive years by Hispanic Business Magazine and has been repeatedly listed on Washington Technology’s annual list of the Top 100 Government Contractors.