Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
SEI Podcast Series

Selected Category: Software Assurance

January 29, 2015

Predicting Software Assurance Using Quality and Reliability Measures

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

William Nichols

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Carol Woody

"The combination of good quality practices and a focus on defect removal as well as the vulnerability tracking tools, gives you the best approach that we’ve seen. We have seen five or six specific cases where this strategy has produced really outstanding results."

"The combination of good quality practices and a focus on defect removal as well as the vulnerability tracking tools, gives you the best approach that we’ve seen. We have seen five or six specific cases where this strategy has produced really outstanding results."

Categories: Software Assurance

February 27, 2014

Assuring Open Source Software

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Kathryn Ambrose-Sereno

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Naomi Anderson

"Everyone seem to be playing in this space right now...The government certainly is looking at this for cost efficiencies. We're seeing an emergence of social platforms. The software repositories are serving as an opportunity for developers who have an interest in similar products to work on each other's software"

"Everyone seem to be playing in this space right now...The government certainly is looking at this for cost efficiencies. We're seeing an emergence of social platforms. The software repositories are serving as an opportunity for developers who have an interest in similar products to work on each other's software"

Categories: Software Assurance

January 16, 2014

Software Assurance Cases

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Charles Weinstock

"The point of the assurance case and the thing that the government is understanding is that it creates an artifact that allows them or their independent assessor…to evaluate that the evidence shows the claim's been satisfied."

"The point of the assurance case and the thing that the government is understanding is that it creates an artifact that allows them or their independent assessor…to evaluate that the evidence shows the claim's been satisfied."

Categories: Software Assurance

November 15, 2012

The SEI Strategic Plan

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Bill Scherlis

"The idea is to be able to develop highly capable, rapidly evolving, innovative systems, but to do so in a way where the risk of completion of projects is within the bounds of acceptability for major systems developments."

"The idea is to be able to develop highly capable, rapidly evolving, innovative systems, but to do so in a way where the risk of completion of projects is within the bounds of acceptability for major systems developments."

Categories: Software Assurance