Lufthansa Cargo sets up 'test factory' with IBS Software

16 / 08 / 2017

  • Frankfurt signing ceremony

IBS Software has set up a 'Test Factory' for Lufthansa Cargo to ensure that all its application software is fit for purpose and meet the highest quality standards.

IBS said that Lufthansa Cargo will benefit from the IT solution provider's air cargo domain knowledge and "vast experience of building, testing and implementing mission critical systems for a large number of airlines and travel companies around the world".

IBS is a strategic IT partner for Lufthansa Cargo, responsible for managing end-to-end testing of all applications under the core IT platform, enabling a smooth roll out of product upgrades, new services and innovations.

Jochen Göttelmann, chief information officer for Lufthansa Cargo, said: "With the IBS Test Factory, we have enhanced our strategic partnership with IBS on a next level. Bundling product development, project implementation and the important quality assurance for our core IT platform, we have succeeded to reduce the IT complexity and to streamline our provider relationships."

Akshay Shrivastava, senior VP and global head of IBS' Services Business, said: "Our Independent verification and validation team has played a key role in the IT program of Lufthansa Cargo.

"We are pleased that we have taken the relationship to the next levels by setting up this Test Factory, which will contribute to the successful implementation of Lufthansa Cargo's IT strategy."