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Your software development team strives for optimal results in managing your projects. SLIM removes guesswork from benchmarking and project estimation – before, during and after your project is complete.


SLIM-Estimate develops reliable estimates for your project, within 90 percent accuracy. Our estimates draw on a database of more than 12,000 projects collected worldwide across all industries.


SLIM-Control is like GPS navigation for your project. Are you on-schedule? Properly staffed? On budget? SLIM evaluates your project ‘in-flight’ and accurately predicts your completion date.


How did you measure up? Use the SLIM-Metrics® tool to benchmark your completed projects against the QSM worldwide database. The results may surprise you – and guide you in your next release.

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Beyond Quality and Productivity: When Teams Reach Self-Actualization, They Can Change the World

March 13th by Michael

Join Michael Mah at QAI’s QUEST 2017 Conference in Chicago for his session– “Beyond Quality and Productivity: When Teams Reach Self-Actualization, They Can Change the World” Date: April 5, 2017 Time: 8:30 am-9:30 am About the Session Michael Mah will share his experience and insightful lessons learned about teams from being a member of a […]

April 3-7 QAI QUEST 2017 Michael Mah keynote speaker and Agile workshop

January 6th by Michael

Michael Mah Keynote speaker and Agile workshop at QAI Quest 2017 April 3-7 Half-Day Tutorial – Quality and Productivity Benchmarking, Estimating, and Release Planning Date: April 4, 2017 Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm How do you compare the quality and productivity that teams achieve across a span of projects including Agile, Waterfall, and Outsourced? […]

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