search menu icon-carat-right cmu-wordmark

2012 News Archive

Looking for older news stories? Check the archives: 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 and older.

SEI to Co-Organize Three Workshops at ICSE 2013

SEI to Co-Organize Three Workshops at ICSE 2013

December, 14 2012 • Article

Members of the Software Engineering Institute's (SEI) technical staff will co-organize three workshops held in conjunction with the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2013), to be held May 18-26, 2013 in San Francisco, CA.

Read More
Lean Software Expert to Keynote SATURN 2013

Lean Software Expert to Keynote SATURN 2013

December, 12 2012 • Press Release

Mary Poppendieck, award-winning author and expert on Lean software development, will deliver a keynote address at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute's annual software architecture conference, which will be held April 29 - May 3, 2013.

Read More
Software Engineering Institute Hosts Virtual Event: Architecting in a Complex World

Software Engineering Institute Hosts Virtual Event: Architecting in a Complex World

December, 11 2012 • Press Release

Technologists from the SEI will host Architecting in a Complex World—a virtual event beginning at 1 p.m. ET Wednesday, January 16, 2013, that provides insight into architecture-centric engineering practices that reduce uncertainty in development.

Read More

"Documenting Software Architectures" Course Joins Growing SEI eLearning Catalogue

November, 20 2012 • Announcement

Thhis 12-hour eLearning course allows software professionals to study effective software architecture documentation practices at their convenience.

Read More
Launch of High-Speed, High-Capacity Trading System Caps SEI’s Successful Multi-Year Engagement with Mexican Bourse

Launch of High-Speed, High-Capacity Trading System Caps SEI’s Successful Multi-Year Engagement with Mexican Bourse

November, 07 2012 • Announcement

With the assistance of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), BMV is now able to process an astounding 200,000 transactions per second, claiming favorable comparison to Nasdaq OMX, NYSE Euronext, and other prominent international bourses.

Read More
New SEI Book on AADL Helps Developers Optimize Their Model-Based Engineering Processes

New SEI Book on AADL Helps Developers Optimize Their Model-Based Engineering Processes

October, 16 2012 • Announcement

To help developers make the most of the Architecture Analysis and Design Language (AADL), two SEI researchers have published Model-Based Engineering with AADL (Addison-Wesley Professional 2012).

Read More
Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces 9th Annual SEI Architecture Conference

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces 9th Annual SEI Architecture Conference

October, 10 2012 • Press Release

The Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) announced that the ninth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference will be held in Minneapolis, Minn., April 29 to May 3, 2013.

Read More
SEI Launches Podcast Series

SEI Launches Podcast Series

October, 01 2012 • Announcement

The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) is pleased to announce the launch of the SEI Podcast Series, which features the latest research from SEI technologists in an engaging and accessible format.

Read More
Attendees Focus on Delivering Agility with Discipline at TSP Symposium 2012

Attendees Focus on Delivering Agility with Discipline at TSP Symposium 2012

September, 26 2012 • Article

Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) hosted the Team Software Process (TSP) Symposium 2012 on September 17-20 in St. Petersburgh, FL.The theme was Delivering Agility with Discipline.

Read More
Study Probes Insider Threat in Financial Services Sector

Study Probes Insider Threat in Financial Services Sector

July, 31 2012 • Press Release

The SEI CERT Insider Threat Center collaborated with the U.S. Secret Service (USSS) to conduct a study examining technical and behavioral patterns from 80 fraud cases that occurred in the U.S. Financial Services Sector between 2005 and 2012.

Read More
Carnegie Mellon Launches CISO-Executive Education and Certification Program

Carnegie Mellon Launches CISO-Executive Education and Certification Program

July, 17 2012 • Press Release

Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III College, in partnership with the CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), announced the launch of an education and certification program for information security executives.

Read More
SC Magazine: Danger Within: Insider Threat

SC Magazine: Danger Within: Insider Threat

July, 02 2012 • Media Coverage

Dawn Cappelli of the CERT Insider Threat Center discusses how technical and non-technical controls can help organizations effectively mitigate malicious activity.

Read More
SEI Attacks Multicore Challenges to Mission-Critical DoD Systems

SEI Attacks Multicore Challenges to Mission-Critical DoD Systems

June, 21 2012 • Article

Stakeholders in the Department of Defense (DoD) and in industry fear multicore failure in systems such as aircraft and missiles, where lives are at stake. The SEI has taken up this challenge on several fronts.

Read More
Should-Cost Analysis Drives Productivity Gains for F-22 Modernization

Should-Cost Analysis Drives Productivity Gains for F-22 Modernization

June, 15 2012 • Article

The SEI's should-cost estimation method produced improvements that could significantly reduce the cost of the F-22 modernization program and help meet the Office of Secretary of Defense mandate to do more without spending more.

Read More
Software Professionals Across the Globe Participate in SEI Agile Research Virtual Event

Software Professionals Across the Globe Participate in SEI Agile Research Virtual Event

June, 08 2012 • Article

Nearly 500 software professionals worldwide joined experts from the SEI at CMU and the United States Department of Defense (DoD) for “The SEI Agile Research Forum: Meeting the Challenges of Large-Scale Systems.”

Read More
CERT Secure Coding Initiative Tackles Standard for Perl

CERT Secure Coding Initiative Tackles Standard for Perl

June, 08 2012 • Media Coverage

Having successfully coordinated projects that resulted in secure coding standards for the C, C++, and Java programming languages, the CERT Secure Coding Initiative has unveiled work on a draft standard for Perl.

Read More
 Eighth Annual SATURN Conference Addresses Architecture as a Catalyst for Collaboration

Eighth Annual SATURN Conference Addresses Architecture as a Catalyst for Collaboration

June, 01 2012 • Article

The Software Engineering Institute (SEI), in collaboration with IEEE Software magazine, hosted its eighth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference this year in St. Petersburg, Florida, from May 7 through May 11.

Read More
SEI Brings Wide Expertise to Commercial Mobile Alert Service Effort

SEI Brings Wide Expertise to Commercial Mobile Alert Service Effort

May, 30 2012 • Article

SEI experts team up to create integration strategy for the Department of Homeland Security's Commercial Mobile Alert Service (CMAS).

Read More
Robert Behler to Join SEI Leadership as Chief Operating Officer

Robert Behler to Join SEI Leadership as Chief Operating Officer

May, 15 2012 • Article

On June 4, 2012, Robert Behler will assume the role of chief operating officer (COO) at the Software Engineering Institute (SEI).

Read More
GovInfoSecurity - Insider Threat: Emerging Risks

GovInfoSecurity - Insider Threat: Emerging Risks

May, 01 2012 • Media Coverage

Dawn Cappelli and Randy Trzeciak of the SEI CERT Insider Threat Center discuss their new book, the CERT Guide to Insider Threats and an emerging trend in which the malicious outsider is taking advantage of an inadvertent insider.

Read More
New CERT Tools Help Programmers Find, Avoid Vulnerabilities

New CERT Tools Help Programmers Find, Avoid Vulnerabilities

April, 30 2012 • Announcement

The SEI's CERT Division has released three software testing tools to help software engineers more options to identify and correct security vulnerabilities before the software ships.

Read More
CERT Insider Threat Center Releases Top Ten Strategies for Fighting Insider Threat

CERT Insider Threat Center Releases Top Ten Strategies for Fighting Insider Threat

April, 18 2012 • Article

The CERT Insider Threat Center has published The CERT Top 10 List for Winning the Battle Against Insider Threats.

Read More
SEI Certification Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

SEI Certification Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

April, 05 2012 • Article

The SEI CERT® Certified Computer Security Incident Handler certification program is making a significant milestone in an effort to improve and enrich its certification programs and has earned accreditation.

Read More
Gregory Shannon Testifies Before House Committee about Cybersecurity Best Practices

Gregory Shannon Testifies Before House Committee about Cybersecurity Best Practices

March, 29 2012 • Announcement

Gregory Shannon testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology on Wednesday, March 28, 2012.

Read More
SEI Helps Shape Research Agenda for Managing Technical Debt

SEI Helps Shape Research Agenda for Managing Technical Debt

March, 13 2012 • Article

Twenty years after Ward Cunningham first articulated the concept of technical debt, the problem remains a concern in the field of software engineering.

Read More
InformationWeek: 10 Best Ways to Stop Insider Attacks

InformationWeek: 10 Best Ways to Stop Insider Attacks

March, 13 2012 • Media Coverage

InformationWeek's top 10 tips for battling insider threat.

Read More
Popular SEI Virtual Event on Software Architecture Now Available for On-Demand Viewing

Popular SEI Virtual Event on Software Architecture Now Available for On-Demand Viewing

March, 08 2012 • Article

More than 630 people from 68 countries joined the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) three-hour, live virtual event entitled Architecting Software the SEI Way: Essential Steps Toward Mastery on February 28, 2012.

Read More
SEI Publishes The CERT Guide to Insider Threats Book

SEI Publishes The CERT Guide to Insider Threats Book

February, 27 2012 • Press Release

The SEI announced the publication of the CERT Guide to Insider Threats: How to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Information Technology Crimes (Theft, Sabotage, Fraud) book.

Read More
New Insider Threat Guide Draws on Ten Years of SEI Research

New Insider Threat Guide Draws on Ten Years of SEI Research

February, 21 2012 • Article

The CERT Insider Threat Center leveraged research on more than 700 real-world cases to produce a practical and specific guide for organizational leaders and decision makers.

Read More
SEI Bolsters GE Professional Development Curriculum with a

SEI Bolsters GE Professional Development Curriculum with a "Technovation" Executive Training Lab

February, 03 2012 • Article

Marshalling experts from across its four programs, and also from among Carnegie Mellon University's top faculty, the SEI developed and hosted "Technovation," a week-long executive training.

Read More
SATURN 2012 Conference Registration Now Open

SATURN 2012 Conference Registration Now Open

February, 02 2012 • Announcement

Registration is now open for the SATURN 2012 Conference, the SEI's annual event dedicated exclusively to software, systems, and enterprise architecture.

Read More
2011 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

2011 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

January, 31 2012 • Article

According to the 2011 cybersecurity watch survey, more attacks are committed by outsiders, but attacks by insiders are viewed to be the most costly to organizations.

Read More
AIAA Names SEI’s Nielsen Honorary Fellow

AIAA Names SEI’s Nielsen Honorary Fellow

January, 27 2012 • Article

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has named Paul Nielsen a 2012 AIAA Honorary Fellow.

Read More
CERT Team Improves Security in the New ISO/IEC C Programming Language Standard

CERT Team Improves Security in the New ISO/IEC C Programming Language Standard

January, 09 2012 • Media Coverage

The CERT Secure Coding Team made key contributions to security features in the new ISO/IEC standard for the C programming language.

Read More