Industry Standards

Creating proactive change with an ongoing commitment to industry standards

Within any industry, our team makes use of your certifications and standards to provide proactive, needs-based solutions to your process problems. Through creating unique solutions for every client we work with, we are able to precisely tailor your solutions with all mandates and priorities in mind.

Interested in learning more about our certifications within your industry? Speak to a VIP expert, today.

What compliance standards have we worked within?

Business Services:

  • The Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK): The PMBOK forms the basis of all VIP project work plans and deliverables. Of particular note, 90% of VIP project managers have achieved PMP certification. VIP consultants lead activities within local PMI organizations.
  • Project Management Institute-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP): In addition to the PMP track, VIP leads Agile projects adhering to the PMI’s Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) recommended practices. Certified PMI-ACP leaders help deliver solutions for VIP’s government and commercial clients that emphasize frequent deliveries of working software, customer collaboration, and productive response to change.

Technology, Software, and Information Security:

  • The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI): VIP’s federal division has been appraised at CMMI® Maturity Level 3.
  • The International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2): VIP staffs ISC2 Certified Information System Security Professionals (CISSP) to develop and implement highly secure solution architectures that are ISO/IEC 17024 compliant.
  • The Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL): VIP has a commitment to the best practice IT Service Management approaches of ITIL through our ITIL certified staff.
  • Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM): Typically Scrum is selected as an appropriate software development methodology. VIP has delivered numerous project successes using our highly-skilled project managers who typically hold both PMP and Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certifications.

Associations and Public Groups:

  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE): Many organizations require specific adherence to a variety of IEEE standards, depending upon the scope of work. VIP complies with these standards, and our clients can vouch for the consistent quality of our deliverables.

Government Process:

  • The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): VIP supports several working groups, such as the NIST Big Data Working Group (NBD-WG).
  • Digital Services Playbook: VIP utilized the Digital Services Playbook in its response to California’s Pre-qualified Vendor Pool for Agile Development utilizing all 12 key plays to produce a working proof of concept.