Software is at the core of innovative systems and sustainably ensures the future of our society and our economy. For 20 years we have been involved in research and collaboration with our partners to develop trendsetting key technologies for tomorrow. We are convinced that the interconnection of systems and sensors in collaborative, smart ecosystems will determine our future. Quality assurance will be of crucial importance in this regard, and the increasing system complexity will become an ever greater challenge for any company. We understand your requirements, explore new solutions, speak the language of business, and set an example in terms of practical orientation. Fraunhofer IESE is one of 67 institutes and research units of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. Together they have a major impact on shaping applied research in Europe and contribute to Germany's competitiveness in international markets.