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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 operates in more than 100 locations globally. Working closely with clients and partners to take full advantage of the opportunities of technology, Sogeti combines agility and speed of implementation to tailor innovative future-focused solutions in Digital Assurance and Testing, Cloud and Cybersecurity, all fueled by AI and automation. With its hands-on ‘value in the making’ approach and passion for technology, Sogeti helps organizations implement their digital journeys at speed.

A global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, the Capgemini Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. It is a multicultural company of over 200,000 team members in more than 40 countries. The Group reported 2018 global revenues of EUR 13.2 billion. People matter, results count.

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