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The SEI: The Leader in Software Engineering and Cybersecurity

Operated by Carnegie Mellon University, the Software Engineering Institute has been a leader in the fields of software engineering and cybersecurity since 1984. We research and solve complex, long-term problems for the Department of Defense, government agencies, and private industry, and we are always working to transition solutions to the software and systems engineering communities throughout the world.

Latest Publications

SEI Product Line Bibliography

SEI Product Line Bibliography

February 13, 2018 • White Paper

This bibliography lists SEI and non-SEI resources that have informed the SEI Product Lines efforts. Examples cover diverse domains and show the kind of improvements you can achieve using a product line approach.

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How to Renew Personal Software Process Developer (PSP) Certification

How to Renew Personal Software Process Developer (PSP) Certification

January 24, 2018 • White Paper

This document describes how to renew the Personal Software Process Developer Certification, including requirements, professional development units, and the activity log.

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Research and Capabilities

Learn how we support the defense and information security of the United States by advancing the state of the art and practice in software engineering and cybersecurity. Through our research in seven capability areas, our experts push the boundaries of knowledge from R&D through implementation and operation. We create, test, and apply tools, technologies, and practices to acquire, develop, operate, and sustain software systems that are innovative, trustworthy, and cost effective.

News

SEI Launches New Website

SEI Launches New Website

February, 20 2018 • Article

The SEI has launched an updated version of its website, www.sei.cmu.edu. The new website features improved user experience which includes navigation and organization, streamlined content, and more visual appeal.

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Nominations Sought for 2018 IEEE/SEI Watts S. Humphrey SPA Award

Nominations Sought for 2018 IEEE/SEI Watts S. Humphrey SPA Award

February, 13 2018 • Article

Nominations Sought for 2018 IEEE/SEI Watts S. Humphrey SPA Award

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Nominations Open for Linda M. Northrop Software Architecture Award

Nominations Open for Linda M. Northrop Software Architecture Award

February, 06 2018 • Article

Honor recognizes the use of software architecture to improve organizational practices or software development.

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Software & Cyber Solutions Symposium 2018 Agenda & Keynotes Announced

Software & Cyber Solutions Symposium 2018 Agenda & Keynotes Announced

February, 01 2018 • Article

Registration is now open for the 2018 Software and Cyber Solutions Symposium, a free one-day event sponsored by the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) in Arlington, Virginia, on March 27.

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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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