AQCLab maintains its commitment with quality by renewing its accreditation for software and data quality evaluation tests in conformance with ISO/IEC 25000 for the characteristics Maintainability, Functional Suitability and Data Quality.
Accreditation conforming to the ISO/IEC 17025 standard confirms the technical competence of the laboratory and ensures reliability in the results of the tests performed. To do so, the accreditation body ENAC performs a thorough evaluation of all the factors that contributing to laboratories obtaining reliable results: qualification of personnel, appropriate and validated methods and procedures, adequacy of equipment and infrastructure, techniques for quality evaluation of the results, etc.
Based on the results of the evaluations carried out by AQCLab, our customers can obtain a software product quality certification in conformance with ISO/IEC 25000, issued by AENOR. Among the companies that have recently certified the quality of their software products or their data are ICEMD, which has obtained the first certificate for Data Quality, and SICAMAN-NT, which has certified the Functional Suitability of their product MARISMA 2.0.
If your company is interested in evaluating the quality of your software products, you can contact us via this link.
ICEMD (Instituto de la Economía Digital de ESIC) has obtained the first ISO/IEC 25012 certificate worldwide for Data Quality. The certificate, issued by AENOR, has been granted for the Data Product DATOS DE USUARIOS DE LA PLATAFORMA DE ICEMD (Data of Users of the ICEMD Platform), after the accredited laboratory AQCLab evaluated the quality characteristics accuracy, completeness, consistency, credibility and currentness.
To carry out the certification, AENOR collaborates with AQCLab, the first laboratory in Spain accredited by ENAC (Spanish Accreditation Body) to carry out software and data quality evaluation tests, such as the Evaluation of Data Quality.
The Evaluation of Data Quality provides the following advantages:
From left to right: Moisés Rodríguez, director of AQCLab; Carlos Manuel Fernández, ICT Strategic Advisor for AENOR; Joost Van Nispen, president of ICEMD; Eduardo Gómez Martín, general director of ESIC; Manuel Romero, Business Development director of AENOR, and Gracia Serrano, Quality Director of ESIC
You can read the press release by AENOR (in Spanish) in the following link:
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SICAMAN Nuevas Tecnologías has obtained the ISO/IEC 25000 - Functional Suitability certification issued by AENOR for its software product MARISMA 2.0. For this, this product has reached the highest quality level (5) in the Functional Suitability evaluation performed by the accredited laboratory AQCLab
This certification has been made possible thanks to the collaboration between AENOR, AQCLab and SICAMAN-NT, following the software product evaluation and certification process. Thus, AQCLab has evaluated the software product MARISMA 2.0 and has supported SICAMAN-NT in improving its quality to achieve ISO/IEC 25000 certification.
The product MARISMA 2.0 is a tool that allows companies to streamline risk analysis and dynamically manage the evolution of their business risks in a simple and optimal way.
Through Functional Suitability evaluation, it can be ensured that a software product complies fully and correctly with the specified requirements. In addition, the evaluation of the Functional Suitability helps to improve customer confidence and satisfaction, as well as being a differentiating element from the competition.
Mario Piattini, managing partner of AQCLab, has been awarded the Aritmel Prize by the Sociedad Científica Informática de España (SCIE - Computer Science Society of Spain). This award is given to the researcher under 55 who has made outstanding scientific contributions in the area of computer engineering. The award takes the name of the Electromechanical Arithmometer, one of the first digital calculators designed by Leonardo Torres Quevedo based on ideas by Charles Babagge.
Director of the Alarcos research group of the Escuela Superior de Informática (University College of Computer Science) of Ciudad Real and a national and international researcher in the field of information systems quality, Mario Piattini is the most prolific Spanish author with the highest impact index in software engineering, and was included in 2011 in the "Top 15 scholars in the field of Systems and Software Engineering". He has published the most referenced books in Spanish on Software Engineering and Databases, and has directed 39 doctoral theses.
It is an honor for AQCLab to count on the knowledge and experience of Mario Piattini, this award being a further impulse to continue working for the Software Development Engineering and Quality.
You can access more information about the winners in the 2016 edition in the following link: http://www.scie.es/premios-nacionales-de-informatica/edicion-2016/
The accredited laboratory AQCLab collaborates with the Faculty of Informatics of the Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca in the new edition of the Master en Dirección en Tecnología (Master in Technology Management).
The Master in Technology Management was created as an evolution of the Master in Management and Management of Technological Projects. The success of this master's degree and the good reception and opinion among the students who have taken it, has led us to continue working for its improvement, expanding its training in some areas, as well as incorporating new ones. Among its innovations is the training in the management of innovation and R&D&I projects, and its alignment to business needs.
Companies and organizations develop their activities in an increasingly technological world, so it is very important to know how to manage and direct projects and services related to technology, so that these are aligned with the objectives and business strategy and respond to their needs.
This master's degree provides an integral training in the direction and management of projects and services in technology, as well as the human teams that integrate them.
This includes, among others, aspects related to quality, regulation, human resources management, agile and predictive methodologies, innovation, safety, consulting, auditing, and with special interest in the training and preparation of the most demanded CERTIFICATIONS in the area: PMP PMI , PRINCE2, Agile Scrum, ITIL, as well as CISA and COBIT from ISACA.
In the following link you can find a brochure with more information about the Master.
For all those interested, you can enroll in the following link.