Bangalore, India and East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA - December 14, 2015:
Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been positioned as a 'Leader' in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide 2015 for the second consecutive year. The report authored by Susanne Matson and Patrick J. Sullivan was published in November 2015.
Gartner defines "Application testing services" as a comprehensive term used to capture all types of verification and validation services for the purposes of supporting quality control and quality assurance (QA) of clients' applications. Verification assesses the technical behavior, and validation assesses the functional behavior of tested elements.
The report evaluated 17 different software vendors on 13 criteria and placed Wipro in the Leaders' quadrant. The full report is available here.
Bhanumurthy BM, President and Chief Executive, Business Application Services, Wipro Limited said, "We believe that Wipro's positioning as a 'Leader' for the second consecutive time is a testimony to the trust we have gained from our customers and our focus on delivering agile, scalable and robust systems through technology transformation. We continue to innovate through next generation tools and automation contributing to rich customer experience, faster time to market and business resiliency."
As an Independent Testing entity, Wipro Testing Services has been a pioneer in Quality Assurance that focusses on delivering Next-Gen business solutions to its customers across the globe. Powered with Intelligent QA Solutions like Wipro IntelliAssure, Wipro Assure NXT, and Digital Assurance, Wipro delivers business results that help its customers do business better.
About Wipro Ltd.
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company that delivers solutions to enable its clients do business better. Wipro delivers winning business outcomes through its deep industry experience and a 360 degree view of "Business through Technology." By combining digital strategy, customer centric design, advanced analytics and product engineering approach, Wipro helps its clients create successful and adaptive businesses. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship, Wipro has a dedicated workforce of over 160,000, serving clients in 175+ cities across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com
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Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide" Susanne Matson and Patrick J. Sullivan, 23 November 2015
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