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The SEI: The Leader in Software Engineering and Cybersecurity

At the SEI, we research complex software engineering, cybersecurity, and AI engineering problems; create and test innovative technologies; and transition maturing solutions into practice. We have been working with the Department of Defense, government agencies, and private industry since 1984 to help meet mission goals and gain strategic advantage.

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Latest Publications

Using Value Engineering to Propel Cyber-Physical Systems Acquisition

Using Value Engineering to Propel Cyber-Physical Systems Acquisition

May 14, 2021 • Conference Paper
Alfred SchenkerNickolas Guertin

This paper was initially presented at the 18th annual Acquisition Research Symposium, hosted by the Naval Postgraduate School in May 2021.

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Software Assurance Guidance and Evaluation (SAGE) Tool

Software Assurance Guidance and Evaluation (SAGE) Tool

May 03, 2021 • White Paper
Ebonie McNeilHasan YasarRobert Schiela

The Software Assurance Guidance and Evaluation (SAGE) tool helps an organization assess the security of its systems development and operations practices.

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Using Science in Cybersecurity

Using Science in Cybersecurity

May 01, 2021 • Book
Leigh B. MetcalfJonathan Spring

This book will give readers practical tools for cybersecurity.

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Our Work

At the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), we research complex software engineering, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence engineering problems; create and test innovative technologies; and transition maturing solutions into practice. The U.S. Department of Defense, as well as other public agencies and private businesses, can meet mission goals and gain strategic advantage by using tools, technologies, and practices developed or matured by the SEI.

News

Registration Open for Software Engineering Workshop for Educators 2021

Registration Open for Software Engineering Workshop for Educators 2021

May 14, 2021 • Article

The SEI invites college-level educators of all areas of software engineering to join the 18th annual workshop virtually.

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DevSecOps Days Pittsburgh 2021 Opens Registration

DevSecOps Days Pittsburgh 2021 Opens Registration

May 06, 2021 • Article

The free meeting of DevSecOps practitioners will be held virtually on June 16.

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President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition Brings Out the Best

President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition Brings Out the Best

April 22, 2021 • Article

The SEI helped the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency develop the recently concluded contest for the federal cyber workforce.

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Former Federal CISO Touhill Named New Director of CMU SEI CERT Division

Former Federal CISO Touhill Named New Director of CMU SEI CERT Division

April 19, 2021 • Press Release

Carnegie Mellon University’s Software Engineering Institute today announced the appointment of Gregory J. Touhill as director of the SEI’s CERT Division.

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Education and Outreach

Discover our numerous training and credentialing opportunities for individual professional development. We also offer workforce development and licensing opportunities for organizations to apply best practices to their operations.

Work With Us

In addition to our work with agencies across the United States government, we partner with academic institutions and private companies to solve key technical challenges for current and future software-reliant systems. You can sponsor research and development, collaborate with us on research, and even get guidance from us to implement new methods.

Careers

Pursue your passion and work alongside world-recognized leaders in the field of software engineering. We invite you to view current employment opportunities, learn about benefits of working at the SEI, and apply for a position.

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