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SATURN 2015 Conference Opens Registration, Announces Keynotes

SATURN 2015 Conference Opens Registration, Announces Keynotes

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Registration for the 11th annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference 2015 is now open.

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CERT Resilience Management Model Extended to Tackle Postal Security Challenges

CERT Resilience Management Model Extended to Tackle Postal Security Challenges

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Multiyear engagement with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service nets CERT-RMM extensions designed to identify gaps and guide improvements in postal facility security around the globe, domestic and international mail transport, …

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CERT to Hold Symposium on Managing Supply Chain Cybersecurity Risk

CERT to Hold Symposium on Managing Supply Chain Cybersecurity Risk

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The CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University will hold a free Symposium on Supply Chain Risk Management Thursday, January 15, 2015, at the SEI office …

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SEI Digital Library Improves Support for Mobile Access

SEI Digital Library Improves Support for Mobile Access

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Users of the Digital Library can now more easily view, browse, and search the library materials from their mobile devices or tablets.

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SEI Researchers Win Best Paper Award at STIDS 2014 Conference

SEI Researchers Win Best Paper Award at STIDS 2014 Conference

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This paper, co-authored by Daniel L. Costa, Matthew L. Collins, Samuel J. Perl, Michael J. Albrethsen, George Silowash, and Derrick Spooner won The Michael Dean Best Paper Award at the …

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SATURN 2015 Expands to Three Days, Offers New Options

SATURN 2015 Expands to Three Days, Offers New Options

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Baltimore will host the SEI's SATURN 2015 Conference. Organizers have issued a call for submissions that address software architecture's intersection with technology, methods, tools, and/or business leadership.

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Survey: Defense Acquisition Decision Making

Survey: Defense Acquisition Decision Making

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The Software Engineering Institute is conducting a survey on defense acquisition decision making so that it can help to improve joint acquisition outcomes.

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IEEE Appoints Nationally Recognized Scientist and Security Expert to Chair Cybersecurity Initiative

IEEE Appoints Nationally Recognized Scientist and Security Expert to Chair Cybersecurity Initiative

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IEEE and the Software Engineering Institute today announced that nationally recognized scientist and security expert Dr. Greg Shannon has been named Chair of the IEEE Cybersecurity Initiative.

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SEI Seeks Nominees for the 2015 IEEE Computer Society/SEI Watts S. Humphrey Software Process Achievement Award

SEI Seeks Nominees for the 2015 IEEE Computer Society/SEI Watts S. Humphrey Software Process Achievement Award

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The SPA Award recognizes outstanding achievements in improving an organization's ability to create and evolve high-quality software-dependent systems.

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SEI's Gorton and Klein to Teach Course on Big Data

SEI's Gorton and Klein to Teach Course on Big Data

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New one-day course designed for software architects, development managers, systems engineers, and others explores the intersection of big data with software architecture and technologies.

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Shull Outlines Vision for SEI Empirical Research Office

Shull Outlines Vision for SEI Empirical Research Office

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Sees important role for SEI in providing the DoD data needed to improve acquisition, development, and sustainment practices.

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2014 TSP Symposium to Highlight Complementary Practices, Maximizing Performance

2014 TSP Symposium to Highlight Complementary Practices, Maximizing Performance

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At this symposium, speakers explored practices that contribute to peak performance on system and software projects.

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Java Coding Guidelines: Now Available Free Online

Java Coding Guidelines: Now Available Free Online

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The SEI's CERT Division is making the content of the Java Coding Guidelines book available free online.

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Educators Gather at SEI for 11th Annual ACE Workshop

Educators Gather at SEI for 11th Annual ACE Workshop

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The Architecture-Centric Engineering Workshop for Educators fosters an exchange of ideas among educators of software architecture and software product lines. This year's workshop addressed issues of advanced software architecture.

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SEI Hosts Cybersecurity Address by DOJ’s John P. Carlin

SEI Hosts Cybersecurity Address by DOJ’s John P. Carlin

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Assistant Attorney General for National Security calls for better cooperation among industry, academia, and government; lauds Pittsburgh as center of expertise

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SEI Fellow Linda Northrop and SEI Honored at ICSE Conference

SEI Fellow Linda Northrop and SEI Honored at ICSE Conference

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TCSE presents Northrop Distinguished Service Award and SEI Software Engineering Synergy Award

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SEI Team Lends Know-how to National Science Foundation Project

SEI Team Lends Know-how to National Science Foundation Project

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SEI brings formal software and systems engineering practices to the large, non-traditional context of the NSF's XSEDE project.

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Agile Collaboration Group Spurs Knowledge Sharing

Agile Collaboration Group Spurs Knowledge Sharing

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The SEI has led research into the appropriateness of applying Agile methods to large-scale software projects, such as those pursued by the Department of Defense. That effort has spurred the …

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Carnegie Mellon University Names Paul D. Nielsen Director of the Software Engineering Institute

Carnegie Mellon University Names Paul D. Nielsen Director of the Software Engineering Institute

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Carnegie Mellon University Names Paul D. Nielsen Director of the Software Engineering Institute.

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TSP Symposium 2014 Keynotes to Address Maximizing Performance

TSP Symposium 2014 Keynotes to Address Maximizing Performance

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The SEI has announced the opening of registration and the keynote speakers for the Team Software Process (TSP) Symposium 2014 to be held in Pittsburgh on November 3-6.

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SEI Launches New Cross-Sector Group to Advance the Practice of Cyber Intelligence

SEI Launches New Cross-Sector Group to Advance the Practice of Cyber Intelligence

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The SEI has launched the Cyber Intelligence Research Consortium, a group that aims to help organizations make better judgments and quicker decisions related to cyber intelligence.

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SEI to Host 11th ACE Educators Workshops

SEI to Host 11th ACE Educators Workshops

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2014 ACE event will incorporate the SEI's two-day Advanced Software Architecture Workshop.

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Wide-Ranging SATURN 2014 Conference Draws Near-Record Attendance

Wide-Ranging SATURN 2014 Conference Draws Near-Record Attendance

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Wide-Ranging SATURN 2014 Draws Near-Record Attendance

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CERT to Offer Training, Certificate for Insider Threat Program Managers

CERT to Offer Training, Certificate for Insider Threat Program Managers

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The CERT Insider Threat Center at the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute today announced a new Insider Threat Program Manager (ITPM) Certificate to train individuals to meet upcoming federal …

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Heartbleed: Analysis, Thoughts, and Actions

Heartbleed: Analysis, Thoughts, and Actions

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Join technical staff from the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and Codenomicon for a free live-streamed online panel discussion on the impact of the Heartbleed OpenSSL vulnerability Friday, …

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New Edition of CERT C Coding Standard Prioritizes Worst Offenses, Aligns with C11 Standard

New Edition of CERT C Coding Standard Prioritizes Worst Offenses, Aligns with C11 Standard

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In his latest book, Robert Seacord provides rules to help programmers ensure that their code complies with the new C11 standard and earlier standards, including C99.

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SATURN Conference Announces Additional Keynote, Conference Scholarships

SATURN Conference Announces Additional Keynote, Conference Scholarships

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The SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) 2014 Conference today announced an additional keynote speaker and a partnership with five Portland technical organizations to offer scholarships for free conference attendance.

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TSP Symposium 2014 Goes Beyond Methodology to Focus on Software Quality

TSP Symposium 2014 Goes Beyond Methodology to Focus on Software Quality

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The Team Software Process (TSP) Symposium 2014 technical program will go beyond the core methodology of TSP to encompass a broader range of complementary practices that contribute to peak performance …

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SEI to Co-Sponsor 26th Annual IEEE Software Technology Conference

SEI to Co-Sponsor 26th Annual IEEE Software Technology Conference

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The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) will co-sponsor the 2014 edition of the Software Technology Conference (STC 2014). The conference takes place March 29 – April 3 in Long Beach, California.

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Distinguished Speakers, Strong Technical Program Set for SATURN 2014

Distinguished Speakers, Strong Technical Program Set for SATURN 2014

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Distinguished Speakers, Strong Technical Program Set for SATURN 2014

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SEI Director Nielsen Selected for PBT Diamond Award

SEI Director Nielsen Selected for PBT Diamond Award

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The Pittsburgh Business Times has announced that Dr. Paul D. Nielsen, director and CEO of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) is a recipient of the newspaper's 2014 Diamond Awards, which …

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SATURN 2014 Conference Opens Registration

SATURN 2014 Conference Opens Registration

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Registration for the 10th annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference 2014 is now open. SATURN 2014 will be held May 5–9, at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel …

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CERT Website Relaunches with New Look and Features

CERT Website Relaunches with New Look and Features

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The CERT website has been redesigned to improve the user experience, to better represent the key capabilities and current research functions of the SEI's CERT Division, and to enable one-click …

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Operational Resilience Offers Key to Manage, Protect, and Sustain Organizations Through Disruptive Events

Operational Resilience Offers Key to Manage, Protect, and Sustain Organizations Through Disruptive Events

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This free CERT virtual event helps organizations operationalize risk management.

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SEI Cosponsors Agile for Government Summit

SEI Cosponsors Agile for Government Summit

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A team of SEI researchers, along with SEI Director Paul Nielsen, will join other leaders from industry and government at the “Agile for Government Summit” to be held November 20-22, …

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Nominations Sought for 2014 IEEE/SEI Watts S. Humphrey Software Process Achievement Award

Nominations Sought for 2014 IEEE/SEI Watts S. Humphrey Software Process Achievement Award

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Nominations are now open for the 2014 IEEE/SEI Watts S. Humphrey Software Process (SPA) Award. This award recognizes outstanding achievements in improving an organization's utility to create and evolve high-quality …

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SEI's Nidiffer Honored by IEEE Computer Society

SEI's Nidiffer Honored by IEEE Computer Society

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Kenneth Nidiffer, director of Strategic Planning for Government Programs at the SEI, has been recognized with an Outstanding Contribution Award by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer …

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Educators Gather at SEI for 10th Annual ACE Workshop

Educators Gather at SEI for 10th Annual ACE Workshop

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Software engineering educators from 14 leading institutions in the United States and abroad gathered from August 5-7, 2013, at the SEI's Pittsburgh facility for the 10th annual Architecture-Centric Engineering (ACE) …

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Matt Gaston Invited to U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Matt Gaston Invited to U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

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Matt Gaston, director of the SEI's Emerging Technology Center, has been invited to participate in the 2013 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. The symposium brings together 100 of the nation's …

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CERT Insider Threat Center Offers Free Online Event To Help Organizations Manage Insider Threats

CERT Insider Threat Center Offers Free Online Event To Help Organizations Manage Insider Threats

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Cybersecurity experts from the CERT Insider Threat Center at the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute will present a free virtual event on current research aimed at establishing best practices …

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Townsend Talks Top 5 Cyber Intelligence Challenges at 2013 Spooks and Suits

Townsend Talks Top 5 Cyber Intelligence Challenges at 2013 Spooks and Suits

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Experts from SEI's Emerging Technology Center recently outlined challenges and strategies to intelligence community and private sector at 2013 Spooks and Suits conference.

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SEI Team Probes the Public Safety Value of Social Media at Massive Outdoor Music Festival

SEI Team Probes the Public Safety Value of Social Media at Massive Outdoor Music Festival

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edge analytics,edge programming,public safety,social media,sentiment analysis

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SATURN 2013 Conference Draws Record Attendance

SATURN 2013 Conference Draws Record Attendance

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209 attendees representing 20 countries and 117 organizations convened in Minneapolis to explore numerous topics pertinent to practicing software architects at the SATURN 2013 Conference.

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New Edition of Secure Coding in C and C++ Addresses Code Changes and New Threats

New Edition of Secure Coding in C and C++ Addresses Code Changes and New Threats

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o address advances and changes in the C and C++ coding languages, and to address new threats faced by programmers working in these languages, SEI researcher Robert C. Seacord has …

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SEI Researchers Test Tactical-Edge Tools and Assess Real-World Stakeholder Challenges at JIFX

SEI Researchers Test Tactical-Edge Tools and Assess Real-World Stakeholder Challenges at JIFX

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Earlier this year, a team from the Software Engineering Institute's (SEI) Research, Technology, and Systems Solutions (RTSS) Program traveled to Camp Roberts to participate in the February 2013 JIFX event.

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Cybersecurity Experts to Discuss How to Construct a Secure Cyber Future

Cybersecurity Experts to Discuss How to Construct a Secure Cyber Future

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On April 30, 2013, cybersecurity experts from the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) will present in a free, virtual event on current research and development aimed at securing …

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Calling All Software Engineers and Cybersecurity Pros: The SEI is Hiring

Calling All Software Engineers and Cybersecurity Pros: The SEI is Hiring

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The SEI is currently hiring professionals who want to pursue their passion alongside world-recognized leaders in the field.

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SEI to Co-Sponsor 25th Annual Software Technology Conference

SEI to Co-Sponsor 25th Annual Software Technology Conference

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The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) will co-sponsor the 2013 edition of the Software Technology Conference (STC 2013).

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SEI Makes SMART Resources Freely Available

SEI Makes SMART Resources Freely Available

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The SEI has made all of its SOA Migration, Adoption and Reuse Technique (SMART) resources freely available. The SEI often works to transition mature technologies and processes to the broad …

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SATURN Conference Announces Speakers, Opens Registration

SATURN Conference Announces Speakers, Opens Registration

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Registration for the ninth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN ) 2013 is now open. SATURN 2013 will take place in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from April 29-May 3 and will …

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SEI Virtual Event Showcases Value of System Quality Attributes

SEI Virtual Event Showcases Value of System Quality Attributes

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On January 16, 2013, senior researchers from the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) hosted “Architecting in a Complex World.” The SEI researchers explored ways to overcome challenging aspects of complexity.

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Forbes, Intel Highlight Recent SEI Books

Forbes, Intel Highlight Recent SEI Books

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Two SEI books published in 2012 recently earned favorable notice, one from Forbes Magazine and the other from Intel Corporation.

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Kevin Fall to Join SEI as Chief Technology Officer

Kevin Fall to Join SEI as Chief Technology Officer

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Kevin R. Fall, a computer scientist and engineer with broad experience in government and industry, will join the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) January 30 as deputy director …

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CMMI Services To Be Provided Through New CMMI Institute

CMMI Services To Be Provided Through New CMMI Institute

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Carnegie Mellon University has formed a new institute to provide services related to the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). The new CMMI Institute manages all CMMI training, certification, licensing, appraisal …

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SEI to Co-Organize Three Workshops at ICSE 2013

SEI to Co-Organize Three Workshops at ICSE 2013

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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 …

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Lean Software Expert to Keynote SATURN 2013

Lean Software Expert to Keynote SATURN 2013

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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 …

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

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

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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 …

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

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

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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 …

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Attendees Focus on Delivering Agility with Discipline at TSP Symposium 2012

Attendees Focus on Delivering Agility with Discipline at TSP Symposium 2012

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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.

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Study Probes Insider Threat in Financial Services Sector

Study Probes Insider Threat in Financial Services Sector

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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 …

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Carnegie Mellon Launches CISO-Executive Education and Certification Program

Carnegie Mellon Launches CISO-Executive Education and Certification Program

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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 …

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SEI Attacks Multicore Challenges to Mission-Critical DoD Systems

SEI Attacks Multicore Challenges to Mission-Critical DoD Systems

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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 …

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

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

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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 …

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

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

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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 …

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Eighth Annual SATURN Conference Addresses Architecture as a Catalyst for Collaboration

Eighth Annual SATURN Conference Addresses Architecture as a Catalyst for Collaboration

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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 …

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SEI Brings Wide Expertise to Commercial Mobile Alert Service Effort

SEI Brings Wide Expertise to Commercial Mobile Alert Service Effort

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

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Robert Behler to Join SEI Leadership as Chief Operating Officer

Robert Behler to Join SEI Leadership as Chief Operating Officer

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

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

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

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

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SEI Certification Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

SEI Certification Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

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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.

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SEI Helps Shape Research Agenda for Managing Technical Debt

SEI Helps Shape Research Agenda for Managing Technical Debt

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

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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

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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 …

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SEI Publishes The CERT Guide to Insider Threats Book

SEI Publishes The CERT Guide to Insider Threats Book

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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.

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New Insider Threat Guide Draws on Ten Years of SEI Research

New Insider Threat Guide Draws on Ten Years of SEI Research

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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.

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

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

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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.

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2011 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

2011 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

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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.

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AIAA Names SEI’s Nielsen Honorary Fellow

AIAA Names SEI’s Nielsen Honorary Fellow

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

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SEI Releases the 2011 Smart Grid Maturity Model Update

SEI Releases the 2011 Smart Grid Maturity Model Update

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The SEI released the 2011 Smart Grid Maturity Model (SGMM) update. The update announces Version 1.2 enhancements to the entire product suite and provides updates on the worldwide community of …

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SEI Director Paul Nielsen Promotes the Work of the SEI and Heinz College in Australia

SEI Director Paul Nielsen Promotes the Work of the SEI and Heinz College in Australia

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SEI Director Paul Nielsen recently completed a visit to Australia where he met with top Australian officials in higher education, government, finance, the Australian military, and the Australian defense industry.

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CERT Secure Coding Team Publishes Secure Coding Standard for Java

CERT Secure Coding Team Publishes Secure Coding Standard for Java

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A team of software security researchers in the CERT Program at the SEI has authored The CERT Oracle Secure Coding Standard for Java.

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SGMM Navigators Guide Utilities in Their Smart Grid Transformation

SGMM Navigators Guide Utilities in Their Smart Grid Transformation

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The SEI Smart Grid Maturity Model team recently introduced the Smart Grid Maturity Model (SGMM) Navigation process to help utilities adopt SGMM and modernize the electric power grid.

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SEI Research Team Drives Edge-Enabled App Programming to Tactical Handheld Devices

SEI Research Team Drives Edge-Enabled App Programming to Tactical Handheld Devices

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RTSS researchers are working to provide user-controlled system adaptation to first responders, warfighters, and others working with handheld devices in tactical environments.

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CERT Hosts Sixth Annual Meeting of CSIRTs with National Responsibility

CERT Hosts Sixth Annual Meeting of CSIRTs with National Responsibility

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Representatives from the SEI's CERT Program recently hosted the 2011 Annual Meeting of Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs) with National Responsibility in Vienna, Austria.

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Delegates Discuss Global Excellence in Software and Security at SEPG Europe 2011

Delegates Discuss Global Excellence in Software and Security at SEPG Europe 2011

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Dublin, Ireland, hosted the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and more than 150 delegates for SEPG Europe 2011 on June 7-9. Delegates from 27 countries participated in discussions regarding …

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CERT Launches Resilience Users Group

CERT Launches Resilience Users Group

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The CERT program has launched an innovative new program designed to help organizations become more resilient in the face of operational disruption and stress.

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CERT Uses XNET to Deliver Forensics Challenge

CERT Uses XNET to Deliver Forensics Challenge

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CERT recently added a forensics challenge to the 2011 NSA Cyber Defense Exercise.

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Software Engineering Institute Releases Version 1.3 of CMMI Product Suite

Software Engineering Institute Releases Version 1.3 of CMMI Product Suite

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The SEI announces the release of the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Version 1.3, which includes improvements to the entire product suite: CMMI for Development (CMMI-DEV), CMMI for Acquisition (CMMI-ACQ), …

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CERT Resilience Management Model Book Published by Addison-Wesley

CERT Resilience Management Model Book Published by Addison-Wesley

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The CERT® Program of the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute announced that the CERT Resilience Management Model (CERT®-RMM) Version 1.1 has been published by Addison-Wesley Professional.

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National Medal of Technology Winner Watts Humphrey, 1927 - 2010

National Medal of Technology Winner Watts Humphrey, 1927 - 2010

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October 28, 2010—Watts Humphrey, founder of the Software Process Program at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and recipient of the National Medal of Technology, died today at his …

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Names New Program Director

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Names New Program Director

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The Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) recently named Anita Carleton director of its Software Engineering Process Management (SEPM) Program.

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More than 110 Attendees Gather for the TSP Symposium 2010

More than 110 Attendees Gather for the TSP Symposium 2010

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Attendees from 15 U.S. states and 10 countries around the world visited Pittsburgh, the headquarters city for the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute, for the TSP Symposium 2010.

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SEI Announces New Chief Technology Officer Dr. Douglas C. Schmidt

SEI Announces New Chief Technology Officer Dr. Douglas C. Schmidt

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Dr. Douglas C. Schmidt has joined the SEI in its Arlington, Va., office as deputy director, research, and chief technology officer. Schmidt will lead the SEI in identifying and responding …

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces New Chief Technology Officer

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces New Chief Technology Officer

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Dr. Douglas C. Schmidt has joined the SEI in its Arlington, Va., office as deputy director, research, and chief technology officer. Schmidt will lead the SEI in identifying and responding …

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SMART Evolves to Meet Range of Service-Oriented Architecture Needs

SMART Evolves to Meet Range of Service-Oriented Architecture Needs

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SMART now stands for the SOA Migration, Adoption, and Reuse Technique. The new name reflects what Grace Lewis' team learned in the course of its work.

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Receives Contract Extension From U.S. Government

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Receives Contract Extension From U.S. Government

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The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University has received a five-year contract extension, with a face value of $584 million, from the U.S. government through June 2015.

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Architecture Practitioners Gather to Discuss the Latest Techniques and Practices

Architecture Practitioners Gather to Discuss the Latest Techniques and Practices

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Software, system, and enterprise architecture practitioners and experts from around the world convened from May 17 to 21 for the sixth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference.

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Watts Humphrey Publishes New Book of Reflections on Management

Watts Humphrey Publishes New Book of Reflections on Management

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A new book by Watts Humphrey, National Medal of Technology Winner & a senior fellow at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI), has just been published by Addison-Wesley.

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Board Game Gives Insights into Making Hard Choices in Architecture

Board Game Gives Insights into Making Hard Choices in Architecture

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There are several ways to learn about software architecture. You could read Software Architecture Principles and Practices, Second Edition by Len Bass, Paul Clements, and Rick Kazman.

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Organizations Become First Strategic Partners for TSP

Organizations Become First Strategic Partners for TSP

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Two highly respected organizations halfway around the world from each other recently signed agreements to become SEI strategic partners for the Team Software Process (TSP).

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Paul D. Nielsen, CEO and Director of Carnegie Mellon SEI, Named to Esteemed National Academy of Engineering

Paul D. Nielsen, CEO and Director of Carnegie Mellon SEI, Named to Esteemed National Academy of Engineering

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The Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute announced today that Paul D. Nielsen has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).

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2010 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

2010 Cybersecurity Watch Survey News Item

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According to the 2010 CyberSecurity Watch Survey, threats to targeted organizations are increasing faster than many organizations can combat them.

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SOA: Rumors of its Death More Than ‘Greatly Exaggerated’

SOA: Rumors of its Death More Than ‘Greatly Exaggerated’

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Echoing writer Mark Twain and others, rumors of the death of service-oriented architecture (SOA) have been “greatly exaggerated.”

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SEI Celebrates a Quarter Century of Leadership

SEI Celebrates a Quarter Century of Leadership

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This year, the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) will celebrate its 25th anniversary as a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC).

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Cloud Computing: Finding the Silver Lining, Not the Silver Bullet

Cloud Computing: Finding the Silver Lining, Not the Silver Bullet

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In recent months, technology news headlines have been dominated by cloud computing—a large-scale model in which computing power, software, storage services, and platforms are delivered on demand to external customers.

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Creating a Framework for Reliability Validation

Creating a Framework for Reliability Validation

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The SEI and the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center recently began a 1-year engagement that aims to develop a approach to overcome deficiencies with the …

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Carnegie Mellon SEI and OMG Announce the Launch of CISQ—The Consortium for IT Software Quality (www.it-cisq.org)

Carnegie Mellon SEI and OMG Announce the Launch of CISQ—The Consortium for IT Software Quality (www.it-cisq.org)

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Pittsburgh, PA, and Needham, MA, USA, August 19, 2009—The Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and the Object Management Group (OMG) announced a partnership to sponsor the Consortium of IT …

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Paul D. Nielsen Reappointed as SEI Director, CEO

Paul D. Nielsen Reappointed as SEI Director, CEO

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Pittsburgh, PA, July 30, 2009—Paul D. Nielsen, director and CEO of the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI), has been reappointed to a second five-year term.

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Secure Coding in C and C++: Efforts Lead to Book, Course, Community, Coding Standard

Secure Coding in C and C++: Efforts Lead to Book, Course, Community, Coding Standard

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It's a frequent yet unintended mistake among software developers. A software developer copies a string in memory, but in doing so, unwittingly creates a vulnerability that can be exploited by …

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute and IBM Launch Smart Grid Framework

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute and IBM Launch Smart Grid Framework

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s progressive utilities around the globe modernize power grids with digital technology, executives want to know that making the grid smarter is the right thing to do and they want …

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CERT Secure Coding Standards Improve the Quality and Security of Commercial Software Products

CERT Secure Coding Standards Improve the Quality and Security of Commercial Software Products

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Society's increased dependency on networked software systems has been matched by an increase in the number of attacks aimed at these systems.

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces Release of the CERT Resiliency Engineering Framework

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Announces Release of the CERT Resiliency Engineering Framework

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The Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) CERT Program, together with the Financial Services Technology Consortium (FSTC), today announced the availability of the CERT® Resiliency Engineering Framework.

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CERT Computer Forensics Team at Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Recognized by Congressmen Murtha, Doyle and Altmire

CERT Computer Forensics Team at Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Recognized by Congressmen Murtha, Doyle and Altmire

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U.S. House of Representatives recognized the CERT® Program at Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute efforts during a visit to the university.

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute CERT® Program and FSTC Introduce Resiliency Engineering Framework to Help Organizations Manage Operational Resiliency

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute CERT® Program and FSTC Introduce Resiliency Engineering Framework to Help Organizations Manage Operational Resiliency

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Requirements-driven security and business continuity are key contributors to operational resiliency according to a recently published report by the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute CERT Program.

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2007 E-Crime Watch Survey

2007 E-Crime Watch Survey

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Results of the 2007 E-Crime Watch Survey reveal that while security events and electronic crimes were steady, there are concerns that security executives may be becoming over confident.

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Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute Announces New Program Integration Directorate Director

Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute Announces New Program Integration Directorate Director

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The Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) announced that John R. Bramer joined the SEI as the director of the SEI's Program Integration Directorate, the business development function of the …

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2006 E-Crime Watch Survey News Item

2006 E-Crime Watch Survey News Item

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The 2006 E-Crime Watch Survey indicates that while there has been a decline in security events, there has been an increase in the financial and operational losses caused by such …

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SEI Publishes Report on Software Challenge of the Future

SEI Publishes Report on Software Challenge of the Future

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The Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute (SEI) announced publication of Ultra-Large-Scale Systems: The Software Challenge of the Future (ISBN 0-9786956-0-7).

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CERT Coordination Center Partners With Qatar’s Supreme Council to Battle Cyber Risks

CERT Coordination Center Partners With Qatar’s Supreme Council to Battle Cyber Risks

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—The Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute (SEI) CERT® Coordination Center (CERT/CC) and the Qatar Supreme Council for Information and Communications Technology (ictQATAR) announced a partnership to establish Qatar CERT (Q-CERT).

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Build Security In

Build Security In

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The Department of Homeland Security and Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute (SEI) launched a secure, web-based software assurance portal called Build Security In (BSI).

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2005 E-Crime Watch Survey News Item

2005 E-Crime Watch Survey News Item

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Results from the 2005 E-Crime Watch Survey, conducted among security executives and law enforcement personnel, reveals the fight against electronic crimes (e-crimes) may be paying off.

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Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute’s Watts Humphrey Awarded Prestigious National Medal of Technology

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute’s Watts Humphrey Awarded Prestigious National Medal of Technology

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Watts S. Humphrey, a fellow of the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) has been awarded the 2003 National Medal of Technology, the highest honor awarded by the President of …

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Secret Service and CERT Release Report Analyzing Acts of Insider Sabotage Via Computer Systems in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

Secret Service and CERT Release Report Analyzing Acts of Insider Sabotage Via Computer Systems in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

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Second in a Series of Reports Focusing on Insider Threats to Information Systems and Data in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

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Secret Service and CERT Release Report Analyzing Acts of Insider Sabotage Via Computer Systems in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

Secret Service and CERT Release Report Analyzing Acts of Insider Sabotage Via Computer Systems in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

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Second in a Series of Reports Focusing on Insider Threats to Information Systems and Data in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

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Secret Service and CERT® Coordination Center Release Comprehensive Report Analyzing Insider Threats to Banking and Finance Sector

Secret Service and CERT® Coordination Center Release Comprehensive Report Analyzing Insider Threats to Banking and Finance Sector

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This is the first of a Series of Reports to Focus on Threats to Information Systems and Data in Critical Infrastructure Sectors.

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Announces   Partnership with Carnegie Mellon’s CERT Coordination Center

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Announces Partnership with Carnegie Mellon’s CERT Coordination Center

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Carnegie Mellon University and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a partnership with the university's CERT® Coordination Center (CERT/CC).

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Internet Security Experts in the United States and Australia Join Forces

Internet Security Experts in the United States and Australia Join Forces

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Two of the world's leading Internet security groups have signed a collaborative agreement to formalize their working partnership.

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U.S. Government Renews Contract with Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute

U.S. Government Renews Contract with Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute

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The U.S. government has renewed its contract with the Software Engineering Institute (SEI).

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