Hyderabad, India, September 24, 2014: Cigniti Technologies, world’s third largest independent software testing provider has been ranked as a Leader in Software Testing by NelsonHall, the leading global BPO and IT outsourcing analyst firm. NelsonHall’s Vendor Evaluation & Assessment Tool (NEAT) analyses the performance of 20 vendors offering software testing services across the globe.
The NelsonHall Vendor Evaluation and Assessment tool for Software Testing Services is part of NelsonHall’s “Speed-to-Source” initiative. The NEAT tool sits at the front-end of the vendor screening process and consists of a two-axis model: assessing vendors against their “ability to deliver immediate benefit” to buy-side organizations and their “ability to deliver innovation in support of client-specific requirements”.
NelsonHall ranked Cigniti Technologies as a Leader in all three market segments it analysed i.e. Overall, Efficiency Clients and Transformation-Focused Clients. Dominique Raviart, Principal Analyst at NelsonHall, commented: “Our NEAT tool will assist buy-side IT services executives, software quality managers, as well as procurement specialists, in assessing vendor capability in Software Testing Services. We have identified Cigniti’s Software Testing value proposition against demand for testing services in the marketplace and see their US acquisition of Cigniti Inc & Gallop solutions, IP centric growth strategy, vertical specific domain knowledge to develop test case repositories, and expansion to UK, Australia & APAC geographies as significant strengths and differentiators.”
Srikanth Chakkilam, Executive Director at Cigniti, says, “We are very pleased with NelsonHall’s confirmation of our leadership position in the Software Testing services market. This recognition underpins our continuous investments in IPs & Tools, and customer satisfaction & service quality, supporting our customers in building quality software & applications to make world work better. This is a significant milestone along our journey to become the world’s largest and most respected Independent Software Testing Services Company.”
This announcement comes at a time of enormous growth for Cigniti. In the past year, Cigniti has grown over 72% and expanded its geographical presence. Cigniti was recently mentioned by Forbes in Asia’s 200 best under billion companies.