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2011-05-16 08:06:00

PITTSBURGH, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) recently announced that Stephany Bellomo has been named the chief engineer for the Civil & Defense Agency Team at the SEI. Bellomo, who has served as acting chief engineer for the past year, manages a team of acquisition and software experts who work with various civil and defense agencies through collaboration and innovative research. Some of these agencies include the...

2010-11-08 10:16:00

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) recently announced that Stephen Blanchette has been named the new chief engineer for Army programs. As the chief engineer, Blanchette will lead a team of the SEI's acquisition experts and software practitioners in working directly with the U.S. Army to navigate the intricacies of acquiring complex software and systems. "As the U.S. Army continues to embrace advanced software...

2010-06-30 08:00:00

PITTSBURGH, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. The SEI's contract ensures that the Institute will continue to pursue its mission of advancing the practice of software engineering and improving the quality of systems that depend on software. Previous contract renewals were in 1990, 1995, 2000, and 2005. The...

2010-02-03 12:39:00

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) has announced the opening of registration and the availability of the preliminary program for the sixth annual SEI Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference. The SEI will present SATURN 2010 in collaboration with IEEE Software magazine in Minneapolis, Minn., from May 17 to 21. The SATURN Conference is the annual event where architecture practitioners and researchers meet to share...

2010-01-19 15:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) will celebrate its 25th anniversary as a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC). While the Institute celebrates its past accomplishments, it is ready to tackle the new and upcoming technology challenges in software and systems engineering. With the anniversary theme of Driving the Future of Complex Systems, the SEI is prepared to perform cutting-edge research that will...

2009-07-09 12:52:00

PITTSBURGH, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) will host the 13th Annual International Software Product Line Conference (SPLC 2009) on August 24-28, 2009 in San Francisco, California. SPLC is the premier forum for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss current and emerging trends in software product lines. "Now more than ever, organizations need the benefits that software product lines deliver," said Linda Northrop,...

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