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.
July 16, 2019 • Technical Report
Presents practices for secure, effective use of cloud computing and risk reduction in transitioning applications and data to the cloud. Considers needs of limited-resource businesses.Download
July 11, 2019 • Technical Report
This report examines the changes to risks, threats, and vulnerabilities when applications are deployed to cloud services.Download
June 24, 2019 • White Paper
This study introduces (1) a dataset of expert labels of technical debt in developer comments and (2) a classifier trained on those labels.Download
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.
May 22, 2019 • Press Release
A report on cyber intelligence practices was released today by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University.Read More
April 30, 2019 • Article
The CERT National Insider Threat Center hosts the Insider Threat Symposium on May 10 in Arlington, Va.Read More
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.