For Immediate Release

TAMPA, Fla. (March 4, 2016) – The Computer Measurement Group (CMG) has entered into a partnership agreement with the American Software Testing Qualifications Board (ASTQB) to contribute towards the development of performance testing certifications.

ASTQB President Debra Friedenberg stated, “We’re delighted to have an industry leading organization whose mission it is to evaluate system performance be committed to this endeavor. CMG is recognized for their breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise in performance evaluation.”

“This partnership provides CMG the expertise that ASTQB brings in developing full lifecycle certification programs that will aid CMG in the development of complementary performance engineering certifications,” stated CMG President Kevin Mobley.

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ASTQB is the U.S. board for the internationally recognized ISTQB software testing certification. Our mission is to promote professionalism in Software Testing in the United States. We do this by providing and administering quality exams for the ISTQB and IQBBA certification schemes, by supporting and facilitating training providers in delivering high quality courses, by actively engaging in the ISTQB working groups, and by supporting efforts to develop and encourage people who are already in or are entering the software testing profession. Learn more at