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Gartner Recognizes Cognizant as a Leader in its Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services Worldwide for the Second Year in a Row

Cognizant is positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for Applications Testing Services, Worldwide* report. This is the second year in a row that Cognizant has appeared in the Leaders quadrant. The report evaluated 17 leading application service providers based on specific inclusion criteria.

According to Gartner, “Application Testing Services” is 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”  across three service categories: design (advisory consulting services), build (deployment or IT consulting services), and operate (management services).

Gartner states, “By 2020, 50% of customers will have dismantled test centers of excellence (TCOEs) as they shift to competency centers, agile methodologies and DevOps to provide business agility.”

Cognizant’s Quality Engineering & Assurance (QE&A) practice is an independent business unit within the company, offering a comprehensive suite of assurance services spanning QA consulting, quality engineering, environment management, and digital QA. With the establishment of this business unit in 2001, Cognizant pioneered the concept of a practice dedicated to independent verification and validation. Since then, the practice has grown organically to more than 33,000 professionals, making it one of the world’s largest providers of QA services. Cognizant’s QE&A practice is organized by areas of industry specialization to leverage Cognizant’s domain expertise and provide domain-aligned QA services.

With support provided across industries in the application testing service business, Cognizant’s in-house innovation ecosystem and its 360-degree approach to quality, combined with a desire to ‘go the extra mile’ and high flexibility levels, enhance Cognizant’s collaborative way of working across organizational boundaries.

*Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide” by Susanne Matson, Patrick J. Sullivan. November 23, 2015.

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