DataSoft Appraised as the First CMMI Level 5 Software Development Company in Bangladesh

Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University, USA is a respected industry yardstick which is used to measure the maturity of software development processes. DataSoft Systems Bangladesh Limited is the first software company in Bangladesh to be recognized as the CMMI Level 5 Software Development Company for its software engineering capabilities and high maturity in the area of software applications. And it is undoubtedly a prestigious recognition for the IT Industry of Bangladesh. The rating of High Maturity Level 5 confirms that DataSoft is a process driven organization focused on organization’s process performance, best practices outlined for software development projects   applying innovation and quantitative techniques.

Till now there are 11 CMMI level 3 companies in Bangladesh. DataSoft has been a CMMI level 3 company since 2009. This year we have been appraised as a CMMI Level 5 company. It is noteworthy that only 377 companies across the world has been assessed as CMMI level 5 companies and DataSoft becomes one of them. So, this is a great acknowledgement for our company and for Bangladesh as well. It is hoped that, this achievement will be an inspiration for us to develop our organization more towards contributing the country’s ICT sector and the global ICT era as well.

It is to be mentioned that DataSoft has accomplished many award winning and innovative projects since 1998. To name a few like Customs House Automation, Port IT operation (CTMS), Bioinformatics: Jute Genome Sequencing, First B2B site: Chittagong Customs House, First B2C site: For largest Bangla E book platform “Banglabookhouse”, automation of commercial banks and more than 3000 microfinance branches in SaaS model on a private cloud, couple of mobile apps, etc.

QAI Global Institute has been consulting for the appraisal service for DataSoft for Operational Excellence through deployment of best practices and process improvement.