capabilities maturity model
the quality of being capable; capacity; ability: His capability was unquestionable. the ability to undergo or be affected by a given treatment or action: the capability of glass in resisting heat. Usually, capabilities. qualities, abilities, features, etc., that can be used or developed; potential: Though dilapidated, the house has great capabilities. Contemporary Examples Chatzky’s 6 […]
José Raoul [haw-se rah-ool] /hɔˈsɛ rɑˈul/ (Show IPA), 1888–1942, Cuban chess master. noun José Raúl (xoˈse raˈul), called Capa or the Chess Machine 1888–1942, Cuban chess player; world champion 1921–27.
capability maturity model software (CMM) The Software Engineering Institute’s model of software engineering that specifies five levels of maturity of the processes of a software organisation. CMM offers a framework for evolutionary process improvement. Originally applied to software development (SE-CMM), it has been expanded to cover other areas including Human Resources and Software Acquitition. The […]
having power and ability; efficient; competent: a capable instructor. capable of, having the ability or capacity for: a man capable of judging art. open to the influence or effect of; susceptible of: a situation capable of improvement. predisposed to; inclined to: capable of murder. Contemporary Examples Valerie Jarrett, Obama Consigliere—and Democracy Killer James Poulos November […]