December 21, 2017

TCS recognised as a leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services

Tata Consultancy Services named a leader for the fourth consecutive year; Key strengths include investments in IP and branded tools, and platform-based testing solutions

New York | Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization has been positioned as a leader for the fourth consecutive year in the Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services1.

Jayashree Natarajan, global head, quality engineering and transformation (QET), TCS, said, “In the Business 4.0 world, market shares are being gained or lost based on an enterprise’s ability to seamlessly deliver a superior customer experience across all channels. To win, they need a partner they can rely on to continuously validate and assure software releases on scale in an Agile / DevOps model. We view this independent validation of our leadership in application testing as recognition of how our investments in quality engineering have resulted in significant differentiation and market success.”

Jayashree Natarajan, global head, quality engineering and transformation (QET), TCS, said, “In the Business 4.0 world, market shares are being gained or lost based on an enterprise’s ability to seamlessly deliver a superior customer experience across all channels. To win, they need a partner they can rely on to continuously validate and assure software releases on scale in an Agile / DevOps model. We view this independent validation of our leadership in application testing as recognition of how our investments in quality engineering have resulted in significant differentiation and market success.”

TCS offers quality engineering services across the testing value cycle, including test consulting and advisory services, test services implementation, and managed services for test environment and test data management. Leveraging its process frameworks, methodologies and tools, TCS helps customers across various industries achieve first-time-right solution releases, quality improvements, and to deliver a superior customer experience.

In addition to centres of excellence specializing in areas including automation, performance testing and test data management, TCS has invested significantly in building IP, assets, frameworks and platforms that  deliver time to market advantages. Two such solutions are highlighted below:

  • TCS’ AI-powered solution, Intelligent 360 Degree Assurance provides actionable insights by identifying potential problems at different stages in the IT application life cycle, based on the context and the nature of activities. The solution continuously extracts data from different sources, cleans, processes and synthesizes the information to deliver analytics and insights. The platform uses AI to provide problem analysis and root-cause identification, optimization and prediction capabilities.
  • TCS’ comprehensive CX Assurance solution provides a holistic CX Index by measuring applications’ characteristics across different non-functional parameters for both mobile and non-mobile platforms. The solution also identifies the CX gaps and provides high-level recommendations to mitigate them.

“Our customer-centric approach has resulted in next generation digital offerings and platforms based on the evolving needs of our customers. Our quality engineering expertise, IPs and accelerators across pervasive computing, cloud, AI and robotics, Agile and DevOps, along with investments in state-of-the art labs and innovation centres that are helping global clients accelerate their speed-to-market, assure superior customer experience and mitigate business risks,” added Jayashree.

1 Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide by Susanne Matson and Gilbert van der Heiden, published on 21st November 2017.

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