BROOKFIELD, Wis. (1/3/08)--USERS Inc., a credit union industry core processor and business unit of Fiserv, announced that it has attained Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level II. CMMI is a model for process improvement, developed by the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute. A CCMI Level II designation means that the organization has achieved managed processes, as tracked by the CMMI model, for product development, acquisition and service-related processes that can be compared and measured with industry practices. USERS will work toward requirements of the CMMI Level III designation, said Jay Kamp, USERS’ chief technology officer. About 1,200 organizations have received CMMI Level II or higher. Fiserv is a provider of core processing solutions for financial institutions, including credit unions.