Strongstep is a company specialized in software engineering that contributes to the improvement of software quality in the world.

Our action is based on pragmatic principles of efficiency and excellence, supported by an experienced team, by the use of best practices and with established partnerships with worldwide reference institutions.

We help organizations in the improvement of their software development processes through the implementation of practices that address people, processes and tools, taking a pragmatic and results-oriented approach.

We want to induce a change in your organization. This will represent a step with a strong, sustainable and innovative focus – a strong step!

Mission

Promote the improvement of software development processes through the implementation of practices that address people, processes and tools.

Take a pragmatic approach and results-oriented, which promotes cooperation between companies, universities and worldwide reference institutions.

Vision

Be a worldwide reference in the software quality area working with the best institutions bringing their expertise and international experience, bringing clear added value to the customers, aligning the software processes and business objectives of organizations efficiently and effectively, making their work forces more mature and productive by promoting more agile and competitive organizations.

Team

Strongstep team is composed of several international consultants with a combined experience of decades of years, in various sectors of activity and with training and certification in the most recognized models.

Experience in sectors of activity

Government, Health, Retail, Banker, Telecommunications, Energy, Information technology, Education

Experience in best practices models

  • CMMI – Capability Maturity Model Integration: DevelopmentServicesAcquisitions
  • ISO – International Organization for Standardization
  • TSP/PSP – Team Software Process and Personal Software Process
  • PMBOK – Project Management Book of Knowledge
  • ITMARK – Business, Security and Development
  • ITIL – Information Technology Infrastructure Library
  • RUP – Rational Unified Process
  • ISTQB – Certified Tester
  • SCRUM and XP – Extreme Programming (Agile)

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Strongstep achieved on the 29th of July 2015 a major milestone, its ITMark Services certification, becoming the first European company to obtain this goal. ITMark combines multiple streamlined improvement models into one single quality management system. It assesses and certifies the processes focused on three main areas: Business Management, Services Management and Security Management.

Partners

Software Engineering Institute (SEI) LogoSoftware Engineering Institute (SEI) – Strongstep is SEI official partner

 

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European Software Institute (ESI) – Strongstep is ESI official partner

Customers

Some of our customers: 3Decide, Accelerated Informatics, Adclick, Alert, Altran, Ano, Banco de Moçambique, Barclays, Bitmaker Software, Blip, BPI, Buller Solutions, Carnegie Mellon University, CEDSIF, Celfinet, CMMI Institute, Critical, Efacec, Enermeter, Exictos, F3M Software, Finantech, G9, His, I2S, InnoWave, Intergraph, ISA, ITIJ, K2C, Kopo, Leadership, Link Consulting , MEO, Microsoft, Micro I/O, Multicert, Neoscopic, Nestlé, Parmalat, Practical Way Software, Primavera, PT Inovação, PT Sistemas de Informação, Sage, Simple Solutions, Software Engineering Institute, VisionWay, Xpandit, WAD Software, Wavecom, Wedo, Wipro.

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Some implemented projects: CMMI DEV level 5 implementation, CMMI for Services, CMMI level 3 implementation; NP4557 Certification (Portuguese Innovation model); Structuring of the development process and project management; Product certification at the level of quality and innovation; Assessment for product quality and safety; structuring of requirements management process, process implementation and management tools and test automation.