imbus cooperates with leading tool manufacturers, trade associations, service companies and with the partners of imbus Academy. This way, we can provide a comprehensive service portfolio and state-of-the-art technical expertise at a constantly high level.

Cooperation partner

Arbeitskreis Softwarequalität und -Fortbildung e.V. (ASQF®) is the IT expert network in the D-A-CH region for software quality, software testing and other IT topics. imbus is a founding member and imbus employees are active on a voluntary basis, especially in the Software Testing specialist group.

imbus is actively involved in the German industrial standards committee 043-01-07 for “Software and System Engineering”. This standards committee is the German counterpart to the IOS/IEC committee JTC1/SC7.

dpunkt.Verlag is a specialist publisher for software development and test. The imbus reference books "Software Testing Foundations", "Software Testing Practice: Test Management", "Praxiswissen Softwaretest","Basiswissen Softwaretest" and "Basiswissen - Modellbasierter Test" were published by dpunkt.Verlag.

finius is a consulting firm specialized in banking & finance issues with headquarters in Eschborn near Frankfurt/Main. Since our foundation in 2000, our experienced team of consultants has been working in partnership, reliably and fairly for our clients in Germany, Austria, Luxembourg and Switzerland.


The Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI) is the professional organization of computer scientists in Germany. imbus AG is a company member of GI e.V. In addition, many imbus employees are involved in the GI's working group TAV (Test, Analysis and Verification of Software) in particular.

The German Testing Board (GTB) is the national professional association within the ISTQB® and is responsible for the ISTQB® curricula and the associated certification system in Germany. imbus cooperates with the GTB as an ISTQB® training provider. Various imbus employees are involved on a voluntary basis in the GTB working groups and in the work of the presidium.

The HOOD Group specializes in requirements engineering and is our training and consulting partner for these areas.

The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB®) is the world's leading certification system in the field of software testing. imbus belongs to the forerunners for  the international training standard ISTQB® Certified Tester and influentially co-creates it in the International Software Testing Qualifications Board. In addition to that, we have been awarded with the status as Platinum Partner for more than 260 Certified Tester Certification gained by our employees.

imbus is a member of the top cluster group for healthcare “Medical Valley EMN (European Metropolitan Region Nuremberg)”. The Medical Valley EMN society is a leading international cluster group in the field of healthcare.

imbus is an authorised consulting and implementation partner for MicroFocus testing products.

imbus is an authorised consulting and implementation partner for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 test components.

imbus and polteq cooperate in international projects in the field of test management and consulting. polteq is training partner in the field of test management.

QF-Test is a professional software tool for automating Java software testing. QF-Test by QFS is an imbus TestBench software partner. imbus is a consulting partner of QFS.

Ranorex offers products for automating GUI tests and is an imbus TestBench software partner. imbus holds the status as Ranorex GOLD Partner.

RVSE Mittelstandsallianz is a merger of the companies MID GmbH, Senacor Technologies AG, QualityMinds GmbH and imbus AG with the goal of offering clients from the public sector fully comprehensive services for digitization, IT transformation and individual software development. imbus initiated the founding of the alliance and primarily leads the topics of software quality and testing here.


Partner of the imbus Academy

imbus cooperates with renowned training providers. In this way, we ensure a broad portfolio of services at a consistently high level and at the current state of the art. On our partner page of the imbus Academy you will find an overview of all partners with whom we cooperate in the area of training.


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Your contact person at imbus

Mr. Tilo Linz