Wipro Cited as a Leader in B2C Mobile Services Providers by Independent Research Firm

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. & BANGALORE, India--()--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 named a "Leader" by global research and advisory firm Forrester Research Inc. in its report, "The Forrester Wave™: B2C Mobile Services Providers, Q4 2016."

Forrester Research Inc. evaluated the 13 most significant vendors in a market that they believe has 3 key sectors – Consultancies focusing on strategy and organizational change, Technology services providers that excel in mobile development and Agencies with deep backgrounds in design, experience, and marketing. Vendors were evaluated on 20 criteria on the basis of current offerings, strategy and market presence.

Wipro has been identified by Forrester as having a “broad range of B2C mobile app development skills,” and is noted as “best for larger, complex technology-centric transformation projects” in the report.

The Forrester report has recognized Wipro for:

  • Thousands of resources that it can bring to mobile B2C projects around the globe, including hundreds of designers and UX specialists and thousands of developers and testers
  • Broad capabilities for related services — such as security — that it can tap into, which sets it apart from many of the smaller mobile-oriented shops

Elaborating on Wipro's focus on mobility services, Hiral Chandrana, Senior Vice President - Business Application Services, Wipro Limited, said, “Wipro’s mobility services combine consumer centric design and agile development to help enterprises own mobile moments, drive digital transformation and accelerate business performance. I believe that this recognition reinforces our investments in mobility, and the fact that Wipro secured the maximum possible score in the referenceable work criteria is a testimony to our focus on delivering the highest value to our clients.”

Wipro offers capabilities across mobility advisory, device engineering, application development, application and device assurance and mobility management, supported by strong domain expertise across industries, strategic partnerships and investments in emerging areas such as human-centric design, IoT, augmented reality and virtual reality.

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 to 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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Contacts

Wipro Limited
Sandhya Sutodia
Sandhya.sutodia@wipro.com

Release Summary

Wipro Limited today announced that it has been named a "Leader" by global research and advisory firm Forrester Research Inc. in its report "The Forrester Wave™: B2C Mobile Services Providers, Q4 2016"

Contacts

Wipro Limited
Sandhya Sutodia
Sandhya.sutodia@wipro.com