The Scientific Academy for Service Technology (ServTech) e.V. was founded in 2007 by leading experts from industry and academia active in the field of service-oriented and cloud computing. ServTech pursues exclusively and directly non-profit objectives, including:
- Promotion of science, research, development, application, and qualification in the area of software systems integration and service-oriented software engineering.
- Application-oriented scientific research and development as well as the planning and execution of events and training courses in the field of service and component-based software engineering.
- Integration of heterogeneous enterprise applications.
The results of ServTech's activities are intended to benefit society as a whole, for example through publications in specialist magazines, academic journals, and conference proceedings.
The association is altruistic: it does not primarily pursue its own commercial ends. The funds of the association shall be used only for purposes in accordance with the provisions of the Statutes of the Association.
The Association may not authorise expenditure or disproportionately high remuneration to any natural or legal person whose own objectives are not those of the Association.
In pursuit of its objectives, the Association collaborates with various universities, companies, authorities, and relevant organisations.