November 20, 2018

TCS a leader in IDC MarketScape for Global DevOps Services

Tata Consultancy Services’ partnerships, delivery centers, R&D and customer relationships cited as key strengths

New York | Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, has been recognized as a leader in the IDC MarketScape for Global DevOps Services.1

According to the report, TCS was rated highly for its capabilities in partnerships, delivery centers, R&D and training investment areas. The report also noted that TCS customers gave strong satisfaction reviews and commented positively on TCS's ability to create long-standing partnerships with their organizations.

“Agility, one of the four key pillars of Business 4.0, and DevOps enable enterprises to deliver change faster, so that they can sense and respond better to a dynamic market place," said Nidhi Srivastava, global head, enterprise agility, TCS. "Our leadership positioning in this report is a reflection of our strategy, strong capabilities in DevOps and delivery model."

TCS delivers on Business 4.0 strategies with intelligent, agile, cloud-based and automated DevOps capabilities — all at the accelerating speed of business. With customer experience at the center of all development activities, TCS helps customers drive a continuous rebalancing of their portfolio to deliver the right, secure capabilities at the right time.

The company’s DevOps transformation capability is built on deep investments on platforms such as JILE™ and customer innovation hubs. Its end-to-end Agile DevOps services are delivered leveraging the Location Independent Agile Model, and include:

  • Advisory services: Aligning to and driving Business 4.0 transformations, including maturity assessments, location-independent models, and business case, roadmap, and target operating model development.
  • Implementation and managed services: Ensuring excellence in DevOps delivery with the deployment of practices and toolchains, managed services, and training and coaching.
  • Tools and accelerators: Leveraging best-in-class proprietary solutions through 360-degree relationships with platform partners. Custom-built platforms ignio™, Jile™ and TCS Mastercraft™ help customers accelerate application development and ensure shorter release cycles.
  • Research and innovation: Ensuring customers are ahead of the game, with seven DevOps related patents and a rich partner ecosystem of venture capitalists, academics and startups through the TCS Co-innovation (COIN®) network.

“DevOps adoption has surged over the past 24 months, and many organizations have been able to leverage DevOps to power faster application delivery, bolster application quality and enhance application time to value. But while DevOps adoption has ballooned, organizations still have much runway left to develop deeper expertise and maturity,” said Peter Marston, research director, IDC. “TCS is driving DevOps successes in organizations with its strength of scale, service delivery consistency and frictionless integration with its own personnel. Customers gave TCS strong satisfaction reviews and commented positively on the company’s ability to create long-standing partnerships with their organizations.”

"Our technical skills, domain and contextual knowledge, proprietary products and frameworks, and continuous investments in building new competencies within our talent base make us a preferred partner to enterprises in their Agile and DevOps transformation journeys," added Nidhi Srivastava.

1 IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DevOps Services 2018 Vendor Assessment, doc #US41235417, November 2018