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Gartner Positions Cigniti Technologies as a Niche Player in 2017 Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide

This achievement reinforces our ability to provide world class IP Led testing and Quality Engineering services to clients of most sizes, helping them succeed in their Digital, Agile, and DevOps transformation initiatives. We have invested in our domain capabilities and over the years we have developed strong success stories in airlines, BFSI, high tech, retail, and energy & utilities verticals,” says Srikanth Chakkilam, CEO – Cigniti Technologies Inc.

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Gartner Positions Cigniti Technologies as a Niche Player in 2017 Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide

HYDERABAD, India & DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cigniti Technologies has been positioned as a Niche Player in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide. Cigniti has been positioned in the Magic Quadrant for 3 years in a row.

“This achievement reinforces our ability to provide world class IP Led testing and Quality Engineering services to clients of most sizes, helping them succeed in their Digital, Agile, and DevOps transformation initiatives. We have invested in our domain capabilities and over the years we have developed strong success stories in airlines, BFSI, high tech, retail, and energy & utilities verticals,” says Srikanth Chakkilam, CEO – Cigniti Technologies Inc.

“Cigniti adopts a client-centric approach, adapting to clients’ individual needs and their specific demands. Clients also appreciate our ability to turn around change requests fast, its customer centricity and its willingness to change in line with client demands. We have strong delivery capabilities, good timeliness on engagements, robust testing methodologies and frameworks, and high-caliber resources who are ready to go the extra mile on an engagement,” Srikanth added.

“Demand for better application quality is growing as organizations deal with pressure from digitalization and focus on customer experience.” Gartner mentioned in the Research.

The application testing service market, with a copious number of providers, is fast-growing. Both full IT services providers, and dedicated, pure-play application testing service providers coexist. Gartner is aware of about 300 companies in this market. This Magic Quadrant assesses 18 of the leading application service providers based on specified inclusion criteria.

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About the Magic Quadrant
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide, Susanne Matson, Gilbert van der Heiden, 21 November 2017.
Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Cigniti Technologies
Cigniti Technologies Limited (www.cigniti.com), Global Leaders in Independent Software Testing (IST) Services, is headquartered at Hyderabad, India. Cigniti’s 2000+ career testers are spread across US, UK, India, Australia, and Canada. Cigniti is the world’s first IST Services Company to be appraised at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5, and is also ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 27001:2013 certified. Cigniti’s test offerings include Quality Engineering, Advisory & Transformation, Digital Assurance and Quality Assurance.

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Cigniti Technologies appoints Srinath Batni as Independent Director on its Board.

27th August 2017, Hyderabad, India: Mr. Srinath Batni, global IT industry veteran, has joined the board of Cigniti Technologies Ltd. as an Independent Director. Mr. Batni was the Head of Delivery Excellence at Infosys and served on its board as a whole-time Director from May 2000 to July 31, 2014.

On this momentous occasion, Mr. C V Subramanyam, Chairman and Managing Director, Cigniti, said “Srinath’s rich experience in Delivery excellence will help us to excel in delivering projects efficiently, enhance client satisfaction, and bring in innovation. His advice will help the Cigniti Management drive further business growth. We firmly believe that his association, inputs, and strategic direction will help us further accelerate our journey towards becoming the world’s largest and most respected independent software testing services company.”

Commenting on this occasion, Mr. Srinath Batni said “As businesses are getting digitally transformed, the imminent need of delivering quality and agility together has become vital. The IP-led Quality Engineering approach of Cigniti ensures global enterprises and independent software vendors can stay ahead in the market leveraging the power of automated and intelligent software quality engineering”. He further added that “I am very happy to be a part of this exciting journey.”

Mr. Srinath Batni is a Co-Founder of Axilor Ventures. Mr. Batni served as Group Co-Head of Worldwide Customer Delivery at Infosys Limited. He served as Head-Delivery (GCARE) and Head of Strategic Groups & Co-Customer Delivery at Infosys Limited. From 1996 to 2000, he served as Senior Vice President and Head-Retail and Telecommunications Business Unit of Infosys Limited. He has been an Independent Director at AXISCADES Engineering Technologies Limited since August 08, 2014. He serves as Director of Infosys Technologies China (Shanghai) and Infosys Technologies Australia Pty Limited, subsidiaries of Infosys Technologies Ltd. Mr. Batni served as Whole-Time Director of Infosys Limited from May 2000 to July 31, 2014. Mr. Batni received a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Mysore University and an M.E. in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

About Cigniti Technologies:

Cigniti Technologies Limited (BSE: 534758, NSE: CIGNITITEC; www.cigniti.com), Global Leaders in Independent Software Testing Services, is headquartered at Hyderabad, India. Cigniti Technologies Inc., a Delaware incorporated corporation, with its principal place of business within US at Irving, Texas and King of Prussia, Philadelphia, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cigniti Technologies Limited, India. Cigniti group’s 2300+ software testing specialists are spread across US, UK, India, Australia, and Canada. Cigniti is the world’s first Independent Software Testing Services Company to be appraised at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5, and is also ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 27001:2013 certified. Cigniti’s test offerings include Quality Engineering, Advisory & Transformation, Next Generation Testing, Core Testing, and cutting edge Mobile, IoT, and Robotics labs. Having served several Fortune 500 & Global 2000 companies, Cigniti has translated its R&D into BlueSwan, the next generation and proprietary test platform. Leading Analysts like Gartner, Forrester, NelsonHall, Everest, Frost & Sullivan, and Forbes have consistently mentioned, awarded, and commended Cigniti for its leadership and growth in the independent software testing services space.

Meet the CTO Cigniti tapped to lead a serious transformation

The software development process is changing, and that means companies like Irving-based Cigniti Technologies have to adapt along with it.

The software testing company has traditionally been positioned toward the end of the IT life-cycle. As companies re-think the “waterfall” model and get more people involved in the process earlier, Cigniti has shifted to become fit for a DevOps process, which emphasizes collaboration.

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