Barbara Guttman
Manager of the Software Quality Group


Barbara Guttman is the Manager of the Software Quality Group in NIST’s Information Technology Lab (ITL). Her areas of responsibility include software assurance and computer forensics. In computer forensics, her group runs the National Software Reference Library and the Computer Forensics Tool Testing Project She is also active in both the Scientific Working Group on Digital Evidence and the OSAC DE Subcommittee. She has been working in the area for 20 years. In software assurance, her group runs the Software Assurance Metrics and Tool Evaluation (SAMATE) project including the Static Analysis Tool Exposition and the SAMATE Reference Data Set. Prior to joining the Software Quality Group, she was Associate Director of ITL, Senior Program Analyst to the NIST Director, and worked in computer security and federal information policy.