Best testing in EuropePublished 27 Nov 2013
Knowit has won the main award in The European Software Testing Awards 2013, TESTA–competition in the category ”Best testing project in public sector”. Knowit participated in the competition with its customer. The award ceremony took place at Marriot Grosvenor Square Hotel in London. The competition TESTA promotes and enlighten testing and quality assurance excellence from different perspectives.
The jury had the opinion that the cooperation between Knowit and Eläketurvakeskus has been constructed with care and given great results, and it was considered a good example of well-implemented testing project in the category ”Best testing project in public sector”.
Juhana Hietaluoma from Eläketurvakeskus is very satisfied with the victory: “We have cooperated fruitfully with Knowit for since 2005 in the testing and quality assurance of Eläketurvakeskus projects. Now we have here one more concrete evidence of the excellent testing work – the win in TESTA Awards. We are very glad about this.”
Knowit CEO Ville Särmälä is thrilled about the victory: “Our company does everything it can for the success of our customers. We offer the best testing and quality assurance, and this shows positively all the way to our customers’ business successes. The award we have received is a well-deserved recognition not only to this team but to all our teams. Great thank you for everyone and especially to Eläketurvakeskus, which had the courage to enter the competition with us.”
Participation in the competition required detailed description of the project, the role testing and relevant achievements. Independent jury assessed testing project in different categories and chose the finalists and winners.