SCTH Receives CMMI Certificate for Applying International Standards in Systems and Software Fields



​SCTH Receives CMMI Certificate for Applying International Standards in Systems and Software Fields

The General Administration for Information Technology at the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage has received the CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) certificate, which is usually granted to government organizations that are committed to applying the best international standards in the field of system engineering and software. 

The accreditation has been granted based on the commitment of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, represented by the General Administration for Information Technology, in applying the best international standards in producing and developing software, through getting acquainted with models for improving and engineering procedures for electronic systems that have been developed to provide its services to beneficiaries, whether they are individuals, government departments and the business sector.

For his part, Engineer Anas bin Abdullah Al Sali’, director general of the General Administration for Information Technology, said that receiving this certificate is based on keenness to present what is best through working on providing international solutions and practices to facilitate and simplify procedures necessary to present government services that greatly contribute to the digital transformation process. 

Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI), issued by the CMMI Institute, is one of the most famous international accredited standards that are granted according to capacity and maturity of the best administrative practices in the field of system engineering and software, where the main goal of the model is to identify the maturity level of the organizations working in software development, according to a group of standards and procedures that have been described as a result of acquired expertise at the international level. 

 This evaluation reflects the commitment level of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage to applying the best standards and practices with pride in the efficiency and capability of the work team to achieve this evaluation, which is considered a culmination of the big efforts that the commission exerts to excel at the technologically and technically at a professional level.