The European Software Institute (ESI), created in 1993 by the European Commission with the support of the Basque Government, is now a Division of TECNALIA, one of the leading European research institutes. Our main activity is based on helping the software industry in their objectives or producing better software of a higher quality, on time, in the best way and at a lower cost.


The first international certification specifically designed for IT SMEs.

Process improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements for effective process improvement.

Process Factory Studio

A proven kit of executable process templates and metrics for a fast-track deplyment of CMMI.

Combined reuse management and technology to implement Software Factories and effectively capitalize on your experience.


Software Product Line Unified Modeler (PLUM), the right technology and approach for massive customisation of software products.


A common certification framework for safety critical systems.

Software Community
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Network set up by regional centres of excellence for providing services (through transfer agreements) and conducting research and development work.


Commercial network with over 40 trading partners, who promote and market their products and services in countries in the 5 continents.

Our catalogue include the following training services: Process Assessment Services, Implementation of improvement programmes, Start-up services, Technology training courses and Tutorials.

16.04.2012 - 18.04.2012
Introducción a CMMI v1.3 (Bilbao)
18.06.2012 - 20.06.2012
Introducción a CMMI v1.3 (Madrid)
22.10.2012 - 24.10.2012
Introducción a CMMI v1.3 (Madrid)