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The SEI provides access to more than 5,000 documents from three decades of research on best practices in software engineering. These documents include technical reports, presentations, webinars, podcasts, blogs, and other searchable materials. You can search our database to find publications that span the SEI's history as well as current research.

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What Is Cybersecurity Engineering and Why Do I Need It?

What Is Cybersecurity Engineering and Why Do I Need It?

November 18, 2020 • Webinar
Carol Woody, PhDRita C. Creel

In this webcast, Carol Woody and Rita Creel discuss how cybersecurity engineering knowledge, methods, and tools throughout the lifecycle of software-intensive systems will reduce their inherent cyber risk and increase their operational cyber resilience.

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Advancing Risk Management Capability Using the OCTAVE FORTE Process

Advancing Risk Management Capability Using the OCTAVE FORTE Process

November 17, 2020 • Technical Note
Brett Tucker

OCTAVE FORTE is a process model that helps organizations evaluate their security risks and use ERM principles to bridge the gap between executives and practitioners.

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Challenging the Myth of the 10x Programmer

Challenging the Myth of the 10x Programmer

November 10, 2020 • Podcast
William Nichols

Bill Nichols, a researcher in the SEI’s Software Solution Division, recently examined the veracity and relevance of the widely held notion that some programmers are much better than others (the 10x, programmer).

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Analytic Capabilities for Improved Software Program Management

Analytic Capabilities for Improved Software Program Management

November 02, 2020 • White Paper
David ZubrowChristopher Miller

This white paper describes an update to the SEI Quantifying Uncertainty in Early Lifecycle Cost Estimation approach.

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AI Engineering for Defense and National Security: A Report from the October 2019 Community of Interest Workshop

AI Engineering for Defense and National Security: A Report from the October 2019 Community of Interest Workshop

October 29, 2020 • Special Report

Based on a workshop with thought leaders in the field, this report identifies recommended areas of focus for AI Engineering for Defense and National Security.

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A Stakeholder-Specific Vulnerability Categorization

A Stakeholder-Specific Vulnerability Categorization

October 29, 2020 • Podcast
Allen D. HouseholderEric HatlebackJonathan Spring

Eric Hatleback, Allen Householder, and Jonathan Spring, vulnerability and incident resesarchers in the SEI CERT Division, discuss SSVC and also take audience members through a sample scoring vulnerability.

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