Axenic Becomes SEI Partner

4th February 2016, Wellington, New Zealand. Axenic Ltd today announced that it has been accepted as a Partner by the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI). As an SEI Partner, Axenic is licensed to provide official SEI services in Information Security.

“We are pleased to welcome Axenic as an SEI Partner,” said Paul Nielsen, SEI director and CEO. “Our Partners are a valuable extension of the SEI, helping to meet the demand for SEI technologies and services worldwide with a level of quality that matches the SEI’s own.” SEI Partners are trained, evaluated, and selected by the SEI and are the only source of official SEI technologies services from outside the SEI. SEI Partners provide courses, consulting, and/or coaching services in one or more of the following areas: information security, software architecture, software engineering measurement and analysis, and the Team Software Process.

About Axenic
Axenic Ltd is an independent security and privacy consultancy based in Wellington, NZ. Axenic specialises in providing high-quality advice to help its clients, across both the public and private sectors, achieve their business goals and objectives. It uses recognised frameworks, standards and methodologies to deliver consistent, traceable and dependable results. Axenic is now offering the following SEI courses:

  • Advanced Incident Handling for Technical Staff
  • Assessing information Security Risk Using the OCTAVE Approach
  • Creating a Computer Security for Incident Response Team
  • Fundamentals of Incident Handling
  • Managing Computer Security Incident Response Teams

About the Software Engineering Institute
The Software Engineering Institute is a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense and operated by Carnegie Mellon University. The SEI helps organizations make measurable improvements in their software engineering capabilities by providing technical leadership to advance the practice of software engineering. For more information about the SEI, visit For more information about the SEI Partner Network, visit