Martin Jergler received his B.Sc. (2009) in Internet Computing and M.Sc. (2012) in Computer Science from the Department of Informatics and Mathematics at the University of Passau, Germany. In his undergraduate studies, he focused on multimedia technologies and applications and received the :a:k:t: student scholarship in 2010. His current research interests revolve around distributed data management. These include publish/subscribe middleware, service-oriented architectures, data-centric workflows, and case management.