Bangalore, India and East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA - December 16, 2016:
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 2016 for the third consecutive year. The report authored by Susanne Matson and Patrick J. Sullivan was published on 28 November 2016.
In the market definition/ description section of the research report, Gartner defines "Application Testing Services" as a comprehensive term used to capture all types of verification and validation services to support 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 18 different software vendors on 15 criteria and placed Wipro in the 'Leaders' quadrant. The full report is available here.
Hiral Chandrana, Senior Vice President and Global Head, Business Application Services, Wipro Limited said, "Wipro's positioning as a 'Leader' for the third consecutive year, is testament to our industry leading NextGen Quality Assurance (QA) offerings such as Digital Assurance, investments in state-of-the-art automation platforms such as AssureNXT and IntelliAssure, and a strong partner eco system. Our delivery excellence highlighted by rich end user experience and high performance and faster time to market, helps our clients win in today's digital economy."
Wipro's Testing Services practice is a pioneer in the industry, with a strong focus on quality engineering and assurance. Wipro's Cognitive Automation (IntelliAssure powered by Wipro HOLMES Artificial Intelligence Platform™) and Hyper Automation (AssureNXT) powered platforms ensure that quality is engineered into every step of the software life cycle, leading to defect prevention rather than detection.
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About Wipro Limited
Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO) 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 170,000, serving clients across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com
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