Gartner Positions Cigniti Technologies as a ‘Niche Player’ in 2016 Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide

HYDERABAD, India--()--Cigniti Technologies has been positioned as a “Niche Player” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide1. Cigniti has been positioned in the Magic Quadrant for 2 years in a row.

“This achievement reinforces our ability to provide world class testing and Quality Engineering services to clients across small to midsize to large enterprises, helping them succeed in their Digital, Agile and DevOps transformation initiatives. We have invested in our domain capabilities and over the years we have developed strong success stories in airlines, BFSI, high tech, retail, and energy & utilities verticals,” says Pradeep Govindasamy – CTO & President - NA, Cigniti Technologies.

“By 2020, Agile and DevOps initiatives will cause at least 75% of enterprises to implement test automation. By 2020, 60% of testing resources will need to have a combination of testing skills, application development skills, and business process skills or industry skills,” Gartner mentioned in the Magic Quadrant.

“We have great focus on developing IP and methodologies that help client automate testing. Our next generation software testing platform, ‘BlueSwan’ is an outcome of our innovations,” Pradeep added.

“With this positioning, Gartner Magic Quadrant has featured Cigniti 2 years in a row, solidifying our growth in the software testing services marketplace. We have been growing steadily, with a 57% CAGR during the past four years and more than 40% YoY revenue growth, as well as 38% growth of testing resources from the second half of 2015 through the first half of 2016,” says Srikanth Chakkilam – Executive Director, Cigniti Technologies.

The application testing service market, with a copious number of providers, is fast-growing. Both full IT services providers and dedicated, pure-play application testing service providers coexist. Gartner is aware of about 300 companies in this market. This Magic Quadrant assesses 18 of the leading application service providers based on specified inclusion criteria.

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About Cigniti

Cigniti Technologies Limited (BSE: 534758) (, Global Leaders in Independent Software Testing (IST) Services, is headquartered at Hyderabad, India. Cigniti’s 1800+ career testers are spread across US, UK, India, Australia, and Canada. Cigniti is the world’s first IST Services Company to be appraised at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5, and is also ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 27001:2013 certified. Cigniti’s test offerings include Quality Engineering, Advisory & Transformation, Next Generation Testing, and Core Testing.

1 Gartner Magic Quadrant by Susanne Matson, Patrick J. Sullivan, Gilbert van der Heiden, 28-Nov-16


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Cigniti Technologies has been positioned as a “Niche Player” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Testing Services, Worldwide.


for Cigniti Technologies
Lucy Dass, +91-9618782706