TestingCup 2014

Polish Championship in Software Testing will be held at the Polish National Stadium in Warsaw. The event will take place on June, 2-3.

This is the second attempt to find the best software testers in Poland. The first TestingCup took place in September 2013.

Saab Dynamics transitions successfully to TickITplus

Saab Dynamics AB has successfully transitioned from TickIT to TickITplus. The leading providers of military defence and civil security products and services became certified under the TickITplus scheme in January 2014.

REQB now in Latin America

The international Requirements Engineering certification scheme REQB is now also active in Latin America. The Latin American Association for Software Certification (LAASC) is now acting as the regional REQB board in Latin America supporting the Spanish and Portuguese regions.

REQB Conference and REQB GA in Stockholm

In Stockholm a conference about REQB and the importance of Requirements Engineering has been taken place. Next to the successful conference organized by ITQ also the REQB General Assembly was hosted in Sweden's capital. The group of volunteer RE experts mostly worked on a new Introduction to RE that will be published soon.

Chris Carter from Australia is the new president of ISTQB

ISTQB®, the International Software Testing Qualifications Board, has chosen Mr. Chris Carter, founder of Planit Australia and a respected figure in software testing internationally, to be its new elected president for 2013-2014.

ASTQB agrees on cooperation with IQBBA and REQB

The American Software Testing Qualifications Board (ASTQB) has agreed on cooperation with the International Qualifications Board for Business Analysis (IQBBA) and the Requirements Engineering Qualifications Board (REQB). The ASTQB will be the national IQBBA and REQB board in the U.S. from now on.