CERT-SEI

Cases

Read more about our work with DoD, civilian government, and industry organizations in the following brief summaries.

Enhanced Acquisition Capability

The U.S. Army and the SEI engaged in a multi-year partnership to improve the Army's capability to acquire software-reliant systems.

Reliable, Fast Financial System

Bursatec, the technology arm of the Mexican Stock Exchange, combined our Team Software Process (TSP) and Architecture-Centric Engineering (ACE) methods in a project to build a reliable and fast stock trading system that works ceaselessly while handling sharp fluctuations in trading volume.

Automotive Software Process Improvement

Urban Science, a global company of automotive retail performance experts, found that our Accelerated Improvement Method (AIM) provided a more structured approach to software development to complement its use of Scrum.

Standards for Secure Coding

Software developers and designers need metrics for evaluating and contrasting software security, safety, reliability, and related properties. We have developed standards for secure coding for several programming languages and a tool to assess code conformance with ISO/IEC 17000.

Improved Risk Assessment in Healthcare Compliance

Government agencies in Clark County, Nevada, found that our OCTAVE (Operationally Critical Threat, Asset, and Vulnerability Evaluation) method improved their efficiency in complying with federal Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements.