Munich, Germany – March 8, 2017 - intive Kupferwerk, the German branch of intive, has been selected by Google to join their prestigious Developers Agency Program as the first and only certified software development agency in Germany. intive Kupferwerk was approached by Google representatives in the fall of 2016 as one of the very few German agencies considered for the Program, and as the only agency to successfully pass the certification process. The Google certification recognizes intive Kupferwerk’s excellence and long-standing successful track record in Android app development.
Google Developers Agency Program is a global initiative taken by Google’s Developer Relations team to create a Google-certified developer ecosystem and facilitate well-informed decisions for businesses looking for an agency to build Android apps.
The Agency Program is an effort by Google’s Developer Relations team to work closely with development agencies around the world and help them build high-quality user experiences. Uttam Kumar Tripathi, Google’s Global Lead for the Agency Program
To be eligible for certification, Google reviewed intive Kupferwerk’s apps against strict quality standards as well as the technical competency of the software engineers. This involved intive Kupferwek’s Android Developers taking part in a dedicated intensive training required by Google. Successful completion of the training was essential for obtaining the certification. intive Kupferwerk now has access to personalized training on Google’s latest APIs, developer technologies, and best practices including Google internal Design Sprint training and Design-Sync approach. The program also grants intive Kupferwerk an early access to the upcoming developer technologies and help with UX reviews, in addition to priority 1:1 support and invitations to events such as the world-renowned Google I/O conference.
We are honored to receive Google recognition and to be part of this carefully selected global list of technology companies. Google certification reinforces intive Kupferwerk’s strong and growing reputation as a leading technology company in the German market as well as one of the best Android development agencies in the world. We have been assisting numerous established brands as well as startups in developing cutting-edge Android mobile solutions. This includes brands like Rossmann, Volkswagen, and Freeletics. We are now thrilled to join forces with Google to give our customers further competitive advantage. Dirk Heider, Managing Director and VP Delivery