TCS receives highest possible rating in MarketScope for BIPM, Western Europe by Top Analyst Firm
Mumbai, India, July 29, 2008 — Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: TCS.BO, NSE: TCS.NS), a leading global IT services, business solutions and outsourcing firm, today announced that leading industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc., rated TCS as ‘Strong Positive’ in the MarketScope for Business Intelligence and Performance Management Services, Western Europe, 2008 report. 1
Developed by Gartner analysts as an assessment of the BI and PM capabilities of service providers, the MarketScope provides specific guidance for users who are deploying, or have deployed, products or services.
“We are proud to receive the highest possible rating of ‘Strong Positive’ in the Gartner MarketScope rating framework, which we believe confirms our expertise in being a solid provider of strategic services and solutions in the BI/PM Landscape,” said Dr. Santosh Mohanty, Head, Global Technology Excellence, TCS. “We believe this is a testament to our industry-focused BIPM solutions, technology agnostic approach, and our Global Network Delivery model, which all contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction yielding our strong growth.”
TCS' BIPM practice has a holistic view of Business Intelligence and Performance Management. TCS believes that ‘Enterprise Intelligence’ will drive business outcomes if powered by process integration and business innovation. In a similar term, setting targets and meeting those targets on a consistent basis requires a complete alignment of process, performance and prediction. TCS has created a service oriented framework called “SOLAR”© to strategize and deliver the BIPM solution for the enterprise. The SOLAR framework brings the right alignment of ‘Integration, Intelligence and Innovation’ and ‘Process, Performance and Prediction’.
 Gartner “MarketScope Business Intelligence and Performance Management Services, Western Europe, 2008 by Susanne Karlsson, Neil Chandler, Alex Soejarto
About the MarketScope
The MarketScope is copyrighted 2008 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The MarketScope is an evaluation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the MarketScope, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest rating. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
About Tata Consultancy Services
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization that delivers real results to global businesses, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled services delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has over 116,000 of the world's best trained IT consultants in 50 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $5.7 billion for fiscal year ended 31 March 2008 and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India. For more information, visit us at www.tcs.com.
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