July 18, 2017

TCS recognised as leader in IT infrastructure services automation

New York | Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation, has been recognised as a leader in Everest group’s report titled IT Infrastructure Automation – Market Update and PEAK Matrix™ Assessment for Solutions (#EGR-2017-4-R-2135, June 2017).

The report highlighted TCS’s ignio™ cognitive automation solution for enterprise IT, as a simple yet effective value proposition for IT operations. ignio enables smarter and faster decision making, allowing enterprises to predict problems. It combines disparatebut interconnected business applications and their underlying infrastructure to derive insights and to perform actions autonomously. In addition, Everest group cited the enhanced value proposition of TCS’s managed services, reinforced by significant cost reduction targets, as a key strength attributing to its leadership position.

Everest group analysed 15 leading service providers on its PEAK Matrix, specific to IT infrastructure services automation. According to Everest group, leaders in IT Infrastructure automation services display a clear vision, strategy and well-established capabilities for enabling large-scale automation deployments. Leaders focus on developing IT infrastructure automation capabilities by balancing investments in developing in-house solutions while providing effective services on top of industry standard automation tools.

“TCS’s leadership position in Everest group’s IT Infrastructure Automation PEAK Matrix is a combination of TCS’s leadership in IT infrastructure services and ignio's™ leadership in the cognitive automation space,” said PR Krishnan, executive vice president, TCS. “We are committed to providing enterprise automation technologies and services that enable customers to transform their IT infrastructure to meet tomorrow’s business needs. Acknowledgement by Everest group is a testament to our consistent endeavour to provide concrete and transformative value to all of our clients,” Mr Krishnan added.

“Advanced automation is disrupting the fabric of IT operations and forms the core of a resilient digital backbone for enterprises,” said Chirajeet Sengupta, partner, Everest group. “TCS has been a frontrunner in this space. TCS’s investments in building the ignio™ suite of solutions, coupled with its ability to deliver high-quality managed services at global scale, enable its clients to capture breakthrough value in terms of operational efficiency, resiliency and business agility,” added Mr Sengupta.