February 10, 2017

Laurel, MD: ERP International, LLC is proud to announce it has been appraised at maturity level 5 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)® for Development (DEV).

The appraisal was performed by The Process Company, LLC.

CMMI is an internationally recognized and accepted process level improvement and quantitative management framework that provides organizations with the enterprise project lifecycle management and delivery capability to meet the needs of critical missions such as national security and healthcare.

Speaking from Laurel, Maryland, ERP’s CEO and Managing Partner, Melvin Petty, is ecstatic about the achievement. “Being appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 4 moves ERP into an elite group of high maturity Information Technology firm’s worldwide. The CMMI Maturity Level 4 process improvement framework is a core component of ERP’s Value Based Solutions and our commitment to being the best for our customers, employees and community by delivering the best…”

An appraisal at maturity level 5 indicates that the organization is performing at an “optimizing” level. At this level, an organization continually improves its processes based on a quantitative understanding of its business objectives, performance indicators, and actual performance. The organization uses statistical methods and techniques to identify areas for improvement, to improve processes, and to measure impact and success. At maturity level 5 company is rated as a “high maturity” organization and a successful appraisal at level 5 indicates that the organization can, not only, deliver the highest quality of products and services, but is also capable of delivering significant cost savings and schedule efficiencies due to process improvements.

ERP International’s CEO and Managing Partner, Melvin Petty, says “It is not easy to be appraised at CMMI Level 5, I am honored that ERP and its employees are among the 45 distinguished US companies to hold this prominent hallmark. We look forward to continuing to be a trustworthy partner and steward who provides counsel and thought leadership from real-world practical experience.”

About ERP International, LLC

ERP International, LLC is a nationally respected provider of health, science, and technology solutions supporting clients in the government and commercial sectors. We provide comprehensive enterprise information technology, strategic sourcing, and management solutions to DoD and federal civilian agencies in 28 states. ERP is appraised at CMMI Level V and certified as compliant in ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Standard, ISO 20000-1:2011 Service Management System and ISO 27001:2005 – Information Technology – Security Techniques – Information Security Management Systems – Requirements. Founded in 2006, ERP is headquartered in Laurel, MD. ERP maintains satellite offices in Montgomery, AL and San Antonio, TX – plus project locations nationwide.

ERP’s commitment and dedication to its customers was most recently reflected in an independent Dun and Bradstreet customer satisfaction rating in which ERP earned a customer satisfaction rating of 95 percent. Our exceptional customer rating ranks the company among the top five percent of all companies receiving the Dunn and Bradstreet rating. Washington Technology and Inc. Magazine have both ranked ERP among the fastest growing firms in the nation for 2014. Visit ERP International, LLC on the web at