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Matthias Hamburg of Sogeti Elected as ISTQB® Glossary Vice Chair

Matthias Hamburg hand-picked by the International Software Testing Qualifications Board ISTQB®. 

Duesseldorf, 28.05.2014 -- Dr. Matthias Hamburg has been elected as the vice-chair of the ISTQB® Working Group Glossary. The election by ISTQB®’s national Member Boards took place at the general assembly in San Francisco (California) on the 28th of March 2014. The mandate for this international position is valid for two years. 

“My voluntary engagement in the German Testing Board e.V. and in the international association ISTQB® is motivated by the desire to contribute to software testing professionalism in our society. The ISTQB® Glossary of Testing Terms is an important building block of our body of knowledge, assuring consistent terminology across this knowledge domain of ever growing complexity. My main goal for the current election period is to further enhance the quality of our work products by deploying innovative technologies“, commented Matthias Hamburg after the elections.

ISTQB® has created the world's most successful scheme for certifying software testers. As of September 2013, ISTQB® has issued 320,000 certifications in over 100 countries world-wide, with a growth rate of more than 12,000 certifications per quarter.

Sogeti Germany, a market leader in the area of software testing and quality assurance, has provided ISTQB® accredited Certified Tester training at Foundation Level (CTFL) and at Advanced Level (CTAL) to IT-professionals for a number of years. Sogeti Germany is an ISTQB® Platinum Partner, and the company has supported Dr. Matthias Hamburg for many years in his voluntary activities at the German Testing Board e.V.

About Sogeti

Part of the Capgemini Group, Sogeti makes business value through technology for organizations that need to implement innovation at speed and want a local partner with global scale. With a hands-on culture and close proximity to its clients, Sogeti implements solutions that will help organizations work faster, better, and smarter. By combining its agility and speed of implementation through a DevOps approach, Sogeti delivers innovative solutions in quality engineering, cloud and application development, all driven by AI, data and automation.

Capgemini is a global leader in partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing the power of technology. The Group is guided everyday by its purpose of unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future. It is a responsible and diverse organization of over 350,000 team members in more than 50 countries. With its strong 55-year heritage and deep industry expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address the entire breadth of their business needs, from strategy and design to operations, fueled by the fast evolving and innovative world of cloud, data, AI, connectivity, software, digital engineering and platforms. The Group reported in 2021 global revenues of €18 billion.

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