In 2005, the G222 Project Unit, which started to work under the affiliation of TÜBİTAK Department of National Research Institute of Electronics and Cryptology Design and Development Engineering (UEKAE), has been structured as Software and Data Engineering Department in 2010. In 2012, it has been transformed into an institute under the name of Software Technologies Research Institute (YTE) affiliated with Informatics and Information Security Research Center (TÜBİTAK-BİLGEM).
TÜBİTAK-BİLGEM-YTE develops R&D-focused software solutions that take into account new technologies and innovative approaches to meet the digital transformation needs that provide digital policies of public institutions and organizations.
- YTE is the one and only institution owning CMMI Level 5 accreditation located in Turkey.
- It is also a member of The Open Group consortium.