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Zsolt Hargitai speaking at HUSTEF on test process improvement

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21-09-2022

Zsolt Hargital (secretary of the TMMi management executive) will speak on test process improvment and TMMi at HUSTEF  2022 in Budapest on October 6th. His talk is titled "Can you afford not to improve your testing?".

TMMi tutorial erik van veenendaal at softec 2022 - KL, Malaysia

Malaysia

21-09-2022

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO TMMi Foundation) will run a TMMi based tutorial at SOFTEC 2022 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) on September, 28th. The tutorial is titled "Post Pandamic - How does TMMi help business survive".

Two new chinese tmmi assessement service providers

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10-09-2022

We welcome both Merotek (Zhejian) Information Technology and Beijing IGS Global Technologies. as our latest accredited TMMi Assessment Service Providers. We wish them success in the fast growing market of TMMi assessments.

Jacques Heide to speak on tmmi at isaca curaçao conference

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14-09-2022

Jacques Heide (board member of the Curaçao TMMi Local Chapter) will speak on TMMi at the ISACA Curaçao annual conference (September, 22nd). His talk is titled "To Test, Tested, Testing – a speed date with TMMi".

tmmi conference organized by tmmi america

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27-07-2022

TMMi Amercia is organizing a virtual TMMi conference under the title TestFormation 2022, on thursday, September 15th. Meanwhile the keynotes have been announced. More information or get involved as a speaker at https://lnkd.in/gH6jXEWX.

Erik van veenendaal tmmi keynote at testistanbul

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27-07-2022

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO TMMi Foundation) will do a TMMi-based keynote at the 13th international TestIstanbul conference taking place on October, 6th and 7th. The keynote is titled "Improve Your Testing and Achieve Business Value With TMMi".

new version (lead) assessor criteria document released

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11-07-2022

A new version of the TMMi Assessor citeria document is available. This document defines the rules and criteria for becoming an accredited TMMi (lead) assessor. The update concerns a relaxation to the timing of experience hours to remain an accredited assessor.

56% !! growth rate number of certified organizations

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18-07-2022

2021 already showed a growth rate of 39% for the number of certified organizations, the growth continues. 2022 Q1/Q2 shows a growth rate of 56% compared to last year with Asia and several European countries leading the way.

Knowit (finland) becomes tmmi professional training provider

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06-07-2022

Knowit with offices in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, and Poland has become the latest recognized TMMi Professional training provider. Knowit is a consultancy firm that supports organizations in the digital transformation.

MTP (Spain) CERTIFIED AT TMMI LEVEL 5 "OPTIMIZATION"

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06-07-2022

MTP Metodos y Tecnologia (Spain) has been certified at TMMi Level 5 "Optimization". The formal TMMi assessment was performed by Mr. Brian Wells, one of the core developers of the TMMi model, as an independent TMMi lead assessor. Read their blog here.

CIB Fintech (China) certified at tmmi level 5 "Optimization"

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03-06-2022

The Testing Service Center of CIB Fintech Co., Ltd. based in Shanghai (China) has been certified at TMMi Level 5. The  TMMi assessment was carried out by Unis Huashan Technologies, one of the leading Chinese TMMi Assessment Service Providers.

BEARINGPOINT (IRELAND) CERTIFIED AT TMMI LEVEL 5 "OPTIMIZATION"

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03-06-2022

The QA competency department of Bearingpoint in Ireland has been certified at TMMi Level 5 "Optimization" using an Agile approach with their projects. Bearingpoint is the first company in Ireland to achieve the TMMi level 5 certification.

DACH becomes THE 27TH TMMI LOCAL CHAPTER

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25-05-2022

The combination of Germany (D), Austria (A) and Switserland (CH) has become the 27th TMMi Local Chapter, bringing the number of countries covered by the TMMi LC's to 54. We congratulate all involved, and wish them success on their TMMi journey.

the little tmmi now also available in spanish

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28-05-2022

The Little TMMi, best-seller and background reader to the TMMi Professional scheme, is now also available in Spanish: Pequeño TMMi – Mejora del Proceso de Prueba; Guiada por Objectivos. The book is available in paperback & e-book from all major book stores.

tmmi keynote at nigerian digital economy workshop

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09-05-2022

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO TMMi Foundation) will do a TMMi-based keynote at the workshop “The Role of Software Testing in Nigeria’s Digital Economy” organized by the Nigerian Software Testing Qualifications Board (NGSTQB).

sunny kwon (south-korea) joins local chapter mgt team

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25-05-2022

Sunny Kwon, a highly respected quality professional from South-Korea and currently the president of the Korean Software Testing Qualifications Board (KSTQB) has joined the TMMi Local Chapter management team. She will especially focus on the Asian chapters.

best quarter ever for number of certified organizations

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18-04-2022

Whereas 2021 showed a huge growth rate of 39% for the number of TMMi certified organizations, the growth continues. 2022 Q1 was the best quarter ever in terms of the number of TMMi certified organizations with France, UK, China, Malaysia leading the way.

PNB Paribas Cardif certified at tmmi level 3 "Defined"

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31-03-2022

The IT and Business Test Center of PNB Paribas Cardif in France has been certified at TMMi Level 3. The  TMMi assessment was carried out by Certilog the leading French TMMi Professional training and Assessment Service Provider.

TMMi BoD member kari kakkonen voted tester of the year

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01-04-2022

TMMi Board of Directors member Kari Kakkonen was voted Tester of the year 2021 in Finland. The TMMi Foundation congratulates Kari on this highly deserved token of appreciation! In 2021 Kari published his popular testing book "Dragons Out".

Telekom Malaysia certified at tmmi level 5 "optimization"

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12-03-2022

The Intelligence Software Testing department of Telekom Malaysia has been certified at TMMi Level 5 "Optimization". They use both an Agile and Waterfall lifecycle for their projects The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Experimentus Ltd.

First TMMi Professional training in Turkey

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22-03-2022

Turkish Testing Board, will host Erik van Veenendaal at TMMi Professional Training on 6-7-8 June, 2022. To reach a detailed understanding of the TMMi model and learn how to apply and use TMMi in an Agile context. More info: https://lnkd.in/eTiM62CB

Updated tmmi career path flow available

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21-02-2022

An updated version of the TMMi career path flow is now available (fully alligned with the new TMMi Assessor training syllabus). Check out how to become a accredited TMMi Assessor, Lead Assessor or certified TMMi test process improver.

TMMi Paper published in Ieee software

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28-02-2022

"Test Maturity Model Integration: Trends of Worldwide Test Maturity and Certifications" by Vahid Garousi and Erik van Veenendaali has been published in this months edition of the IEEE Software. You can find the full article via: https://lnkd.in/e-2ivZg4

TMMi blog by Nelson hall

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15-02-2022

"We recently talked to ErikvVeenendaal the head of the TMMiFoundation, which promotes the TMMi QA process improvement methodologies. Dominique Raviart summarises key insights from the discussion in a new NelsonHall blog post."

DILA (FRance) certified at tmmi level 3 defined

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21-02-2022

Direction de l'Information Legale et Administrative (DILA) in France has been certified at TMMi Level 3. They use both Agile and V-model at their projects. The  TMMi assessment was carried out by Certilog a leading French TMMi training and assessment service provider.

Pakistan the latest new (and 26th) tmmi local chapter

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10-02-2022

The PSTB, the local ISTQB board for Pakistan has signed the contracts to become the next TMMi Local Chapter. Their aim is strengthening the presence of TMMi in Pakistan and as a result improve the test maturity of the local IT industry.

TMMi (Lead) Assessor Accreditation Criteria updated

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10-02-2022

Automotive SPICE has been recognized as a valid method to perform TMMi assessments. Therefore, ASPICE Competent Assessors can now apply to become an accredited TMMi Assessor provided they meet the defined criteria.

Mark Summers new president US TMMi Local Chapter

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07-02-2022

Mark Summers (QA-Radius) has become the new president of the US TMMi Local Chapter (TMMi America). TMMi America would like to express their gratitude to former president Rex Black. As TMMi Foundation, we express our congratulations to Mark Summers.

TMMi and Agile now available in Turkish

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07-02-2022

The document TMMi and Agile explaining how to use and apply TMMi in an Agile context is now freely available in Turkish. For more information on TMMi in Turkey and translated documents, please check the website of the Turkish TMMi Local Chapter.

Kualitatem (Pakistan) certified at TMMi level 4 "measured"

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28-01-2022

Kualitatem (Pakistan), a leading local testing service provider, has been certified at TMMi Level 4 "Measured".  They use an Agile approach with their projects. The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Planit Testing (UK).

TMMI Foundation partner for SEETEST conference

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31-01-2022

The TMMi Foundation is proud to again be a partner for the South East European Software Testing (SEETEST) hybrid conference that will take place in Sofia (Bulgaria). The SEETEST conference is scheduled for September, 29th and 30th 2022.

Canadian tmmi local chapter organizes Tmmi webinar

Canada

25-01-2022

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO of the TMMi Foundation) will be running a webinar for the Canadian TMMi Local Chapter on February, 22nd., to be organized jointly with iSQI. He will be talking about the model, Agile context, assessments, the survey, and how to get involved.

MORE PROFESSIONALS CERTIFIED AS TMMI TEST PROCESS IMPROVER

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25-01-2022

Not only TMMi Professional, number of TMMi certified organizations but also for the number of certified TMMi test process improvers 2021 was the best year ever. Many professional achieved this status as part of their TMMi career path. Congrats!!

NUMBER OF TMMI CERTIFIED ORGANIZATIONS: GROWTH RATE 39%!

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18-01-2022

The number of TMMi certified organizations shows a growth rate of 39% compared to last year. 2021 has been the best year ever regarding the number of TMMi certified organization. Top 3 countries: 1. China, 2. Malaysia, 3. United Kingdom.

TMMi webinar organized by Polish Local chapter

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18-01-2022

The Polish TMMi Local Chapter is offering another webinar with international TMMi experts Martin Adcock and Simon Frankish on January 22. The topic being "Measure the maturity of your testing processes". More information via https://sjsi.org/.

Nigeria the latest new (and 24th) tmmi local chapter

Nigeria

16-01-2022

Driven by the interest in TMMi from the Nigerian financial sector, the Nigerian Software Testing Qualifications Board (NGSTQB) has become the 24th TMMi Local Chapter. We congratulate all involved, and wish them success on their TMMi journey.

Belgium and The Netherlands TMMi Local Chapter established

Amsterdam

17-01-2022

The BNTQB, the local ISTQB board for Belgium and The Netherlands has signed the contracts to become the next TMMi Local Chapter. Bob van de Burgt has joined the BNTQB and will lead the TMMi initiative.  Congrats to Bob and all members of the BNTQB.

Geoff thompson to speak about the future of tmmi

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11-01-2022

Geoff Thompson, chair of the TMMi Foundation Board of Directors, will speak on January, 19th at the Home Office Digital, Data and Technology group (UK) on TMMi. His presentation is titled "The future direction of TMMi".

TMMI keynote at sqat conference bangladesh

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11-01-2022

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO of the TMMi Foundation) will be giving a TMMi keynote at the SQAT Bangladesh symposion on January, 15th. He will be discussing the importance of TMMi to the industry, and the results of the world-wide TMMi user survey.

Cai walters (Curaçao) certified tmmi test process improver

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22-12-2021

Cai Walters head of IT Auditing at the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten has been certified as a TMMi test process improver. He is also the president of the Curaçao ISACA chapter and vice-president of the TMMi Local Chapter. Congrats!!

Continuous Linked Services (UK) certified at Tmmi level 3

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23-12-2021

Global Testing Services of Continuous Linked Services (CLS Group) in the UK has been certified at TMMi Level 3 "Defined". The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Experimentus Ltd., a leading TMMi training and assessment service provider.

Bearingpoint (ireland) certified at TMmi level 3 defined

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13-12-2021

The QA competency department of Bearingpoint in Ireland has been certified at TMMi Level 3 "Defined".  They use an Agile approach with their projects. The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Planit Testing (UK).

Bank of China certified at Tmmi level 5 optimization

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19-12-2021

The software center of the Bank of China has been certified at TMMi Level 5 "Optimization". The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Unis Huashan Technologies Co., Ltd. Congrats to all involved achieving this milestone!

ASPICE Competent assessors to become tmmi (lead) assessors

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08-12-2021

Automotive SPICE has been recognized as a valid method to perform TMMi assessments. Therefore, ASPICE Competent Assessors can now apply to become an accredited TMMi Assessor or TMMi Lead Assessor provided they meet the defined criteria.

Haitong securities certified at Tmmi level 3 defined

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08-12-2021

The IT software development department of Haitong Securities in China has been certified at TMMi Level 3 "Defined".  They use both the V-model and Agile lifecycle at their projects. The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Unis Huashan Technologies Co., Ltd.

Supporting guideline for SCAMPI appraisers released

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01-12-2021

The Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement (SCAMPI) has in the past been recognized as a valid method to perform TMMi assessments. A guidelines document has been created to support  SCAMPI Appraisers in doing TMMi assessments.

TMMI webinar for turkish tmmi local chapter

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01-12-2021

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO of the TMMi Foundation) will be running a webinar for the Turkish TMMi Local Chapter on wednesday,  December 22nd. He will be talking about the model, Agile context, assessments, the survey, implementation and how to get involved.

TMMI webinar for armenian tmmi local chapter

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26-11-2021

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO of the TMMi Foundation) will be running a webinar for the Armanian TMMi Local Chapter on Tuesday 30th November. He will be talking about the model, Agile context, assessments, the survey, implementation and how to get involved.

HANWHA SYSTEMS (South-Korea) certified at TMMi Level 3

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26-11-2021

The R&D division of Hanwha Systems in South-Korea has been certified at TMMi Level 3 "Defined".  The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by the leading South-Korean TMMi service provider STA Consulting Inc.

Simon Frankish on tmmi at the testing assembly (Helsinki)

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17-11-2021

Simon Frankish will be giving a keynote at the Finnish Software Testing Board's annual Testing Assembly in Helsinki. He will be speaking about Test Process Improvement Tuesday 23rd November and then run a TMMi Professional tutorial on the 24th and 25th.

Erik van Veenendaal on TMMi at Testing Portugal

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17-11-2021

Erik van Veenendaal (CEO of the TMMi Foundation) will be giving a keynote at Testing Portugal on TMMi on Tuesday 23rd November He will be talking about the results of the world-wide TMMi user survey, the latest trends and how to get involved.

Clive bates to present at Australia / New Zealand webinar

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08-11-2021

Clive Bates (accredition officer for the TMMi Foundation) will be presenting a webinar for the ANZTB on Thursday 11th November on "The Growth of TMMi". The link to the website for more information is https://lnkd.in/dJC6m6UQ

CEPREI (China) recognized tmmi assessor training provider

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08-11-2021

CEPREI Certification Body (China) has become a recognized TMMi Assessor training provider. CEPREI Certification Body also runs TMMi Professional training courses and is a TMMi Assessment Service Provider in China.

FOUR more CHINEES COMPANIES CERTIFIED AT TMMI LEVEL 3

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Alfonsina Morgavi to speak on tmmi at testing bolivia

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01-11-2021

Alfonsina Morgavi (QActions, Argentina) and also a dedicated member of the TMMi  Foundation technical working party will speak on November, 5th at Testing Bolivia: “TMMI, el camino hacia la eficiencia de las pruebas

MTP (Spain) recognized tmmi assessor training provider

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25-10-2021

MTP (Spain) has become a recognized TMMi Assessor training provider. MTP also runs TMMi Professional training courses and is a TMMi Assessment Service Provider. MTP has its headquarters in Madrid, and offices in Mexico City, São Paulo, and the US.

Marie ryan (ireland) new member of tmmi executive

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25-10-2021

Marie Ryan (QA Competence Lead at Bearingpoint, Ireland) has joined the TMMi Foundation executive team. Marie will be responsible for training and managing the training providers, both TMMi Professional and TMMi Assessor training providers.

italian local chapter completes translation of tmmi model

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20-10-2021

Congrats to the Italian TMMi Local Chapter on completing the translation of the TMMi reference model into Italian. The translated model is freely available through their website. We hope for this to be the starting point for a successfull launch of TMMi in Italy.

Gary Rueda sandoval to speak on tmmi at A4q world congress

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20-10-2021

Gary Rueda Sandoval, a certified TMMi test process improver and accredited TMMi assessor based in Bolivia will speak at the A4Q world congress on TMMi in the Spanish part of the conference: "Como TMMI puede mejorar tus pruebas".

TMMi certified organizations showing high growth rate

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18-10-2021

The growth numbers TMMi certified organizations based on the first three quarters are highly positive, the number is up by 35% (best year ever!). The leading countries are 1. China, 2. Malaysia, 3. Saudi Arabia, 4. Uk and 5. India.

tmmi white paper on informal assessment experiences

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18-10-2021

A TMMi Foundation white paper has been written and published on the practical experiences and business value  running an informal TMMi Assessment. The case study discussed is from the Hungaryan IT-company DACHS.

tmmi exams showing STEADY growth rate

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13-10-2021

The growth numbers based on the first three quarters are very  positive for TMMi Professional up by 29% (best year ever!), and Certified TMMi test process improver up by 200%. The leading countries are 1. China, 2. Uk, 3. India, 4. France and 5. Mexico.

UNis huashan RECOGNIZED AS A TMMI ASSESSOR TRAINING PROVIDER

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13-10-2021

Unis Huashan Technologies Ltd. (China) has become a recognized TMMi Assessor training provider. Unis Huashan Technologies also runs TMMi Professional training courses and is a TMMi Assessment Service Provider in China.

Bob van de Burgt certified TMMi test process improver

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11-10-2021

Bob van de Burgt (Professional Testing, The Netherlands) has been certified as a TMMi test process improver. Bob is the current TMMi Local Manager of the TMMi Foundation executive team. More about the certifiied TMMi test process improver scheme.

TMMI introduction course on Curacao

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11-10-2021

The Curacao Testing Qualification Board being the TMMi local chapter for the Caribbean is organizing another halve day TMMi introduction course on November 16th. Check out their website for more information and registration.

experimentus re-accredited as assessment service provider

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06-10-2021

Experimentus (UK) has been re-accredited as a TMMi Assessment Service Provider. Experimentus is also a recognized TMMi Assessor training provider and offers TMMi Professional courses, including an e-learning based course.

TMMi a Professional sponsor for upcoming unicom events

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06-10-2021

The TMMi Foundation is proud to be a professional sponsor of the next two events from UNICOM Seminars: TestExpo and Agile & DevOps Expo: Adaptive Challenges, 20-21 October, and
World Conference Next Generation Testing 2021, 24-25 November.

FPT SOFTWARE (vietnam) certified at Tmmi level 5

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03-10-2021

The Quality Assurance and Testing Services of FPT Software in Vietnam has been certified at TMMi Level 5 "Optimization".  They use both the V-model and Agile approach for their projects. The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Experimentus Ltd.

CHINA UNIONPAY using devops certified at tmmi level 3

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03-10-2021

The Cloud Computing Center of China Unionpay Merchant Services has been certified at TMMi Level 3 "Defined". They use Devops for a large part of their projects. The formal TMMi assessment was carried out by Unis Huashan Technologies.

Dachs (Hungary) subject to an Informal TMMi assessment

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29-09-2021

Congratulations to the Hungarian Testing Board (Local TMMi Chapter for Hungary) for running an informal TMMi Assessment with DACHS. For more information about their approach, findings, and results, please check out the article: https://lnkd.in/eXhXHWN4

TMMi management executive meeting in Amsterdam

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29-09-2021

The TMMi Foundation Management Executive had another incredible and productive meeting on September, 17th in Amsterdam at Schiphol Airport. Almost the whole team, including the deputies, was again present in-person.

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