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Virtusa Announces Winners of Virtual Hackathons Focused on AI Innovation

Virtusa announced the winners of its NeuralHack Season Four and Business Cipher hackathon events. The winners have been offered career opportunities at Virtusa and were recognized for achievements in building AI-based prototypes for the banking and financial services, healthcare, insurance, and energy industries.

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Virtusa Named a Winner in the 2020 Candidate Experience Awards by Talent Board

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (November 2, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced it has been named a winner in the 2020 Candidate Experience (CandE) Awards by Talent Board for the North America, Europe, Middle East, and Asia Pacific regions.

 

Talent Board and the Candidate Experience Awards, founded in 2011, is the first non-profit research organization focused on the elevation and promotion of a quality candidate experience with industry benchmarks that highlight accountability, fairness, and business impact. The winners were rated by the candidates themselves across four key data points: a positive overall candidate experience, extremely likely to apply again, extremely likely to refer others, and willingness to increase their business relationship with the employer.

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Virtusa Demonstrates Cloud Technology and Industry Expertise with Google Cloud

Virtusa achieves 12 new Google Expertise designations, demonstrating our strong customer success with Google Cloud. Our cloud offerings support our clients’ adoption of cloud technologies to drive innovation, scalability, and agility across the enterprise. 

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Virtusa iComms Marketplace to Help CSPs Quickly Assemble and Launch New Services

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (October 7, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS:  VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, has unveiled Virtusa iComms, an intelligent marketplace for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) to innovate faster and build solutions that leverage Virtusa Intellectual Property (IP).

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Virtusa Named a Leader in Digital Process Automation by Independent Research Firm

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (September 23, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, announced that Forrester Research has named Virtusa a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Digital Process Automation Service Providers, Q3 2020 evaluation.

The Forrester Wave evaluates the most significant providers in the Digital Process Automation (DPA) marketplace and shows how each provider measures up against changing customer expectations to help technology and business decision makers select the right provider for their DPA low-code/no-code needs. Forrester evaluated 13 DPA Service Providers, and Virtusa was positioned as a Leader based on the scores in the current offering, strategy, and market presence categories.

According to the report, Virtusa leads process automation projects with a methodology to align delivery with application modernization. Its methodology assesses the existing technology landscape and includes enterprise architects in the delivery process to ensure technology alignment.

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IMB Bank Selects Virtusa for Open Banking Compliance in Australia

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (September 21, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced that its CDR (Consumer Data Right) Solution has been selected by IMB Bank to assure the bank is compliant with the Australia Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) CDR regulations for open banking.

To support compliance by IMB Bank, Virtusa’s CDR solution leverages elements of its Open Innovation Platform (OIP) as well as components of WSO2 API Management and Identity & Access Management.

Through the CDR, the Australian Government has mandated that consumers have greater access to and control over their data. It will improve consumers’ ability to compare and switch between products and services and will encourage competition between service providers, leading not only to better prices for customers, but also more innovative products and services.

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Virtusa Named a Visionary in Magic Quadrant for IT Services for Communications Service Providers in 2020

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (September 14, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, announced that it had been named a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Services for Communications Service Providers, Worldwide.

This Magic Quadrant helps Communications Service Providers (CSPs) identify and evaluate suppliers to meet their IT services needs for both digital business transformation and traditional telecom IT. Gartner evaluated 13 CSP vendors in the report, and Virtusa was positioned as a Visionary based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute on this vision.

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Baring Private Equity Asia to Acquire Virtusa for $51.35 Per Share in All-Cash Transaction Valued at $2.0 Billion

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2020-- Baring Private Equity Asia (“BPEA”), one of the largest and most established private alternative investment firms in Asia, and Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU) (“Virtusa” or the “Company”), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced the companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which funds affiliated with BPEA will acquire all outstanding shares of common stock of Virtusa for $51.35 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $2.0 billion.

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Virtusa Achieves Blue Prism Silver-level Delivery Provider Certification

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (August 4, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS:VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced it has achieved Silver-level Delivery Provider Certification from Blue Prism. 

To achieve this recognition, Virtusa passed a rigorous certification process for Blue Prism’s intelligent Robotic Process Automation (RPA) solutions and proved the ability to demonstrate customer success. 

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Virtusa Reduces Infrastructure Costs by 20 Percent for Oway with Help from Google Cloud

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (July 29, 2020) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions, announced the successful completion of a cloud migration that reduced expenses by 20% for Oway.

Oway Group is the leading Myanmar-based travel and ride-hailing startup. Established in 2012, the company was founded with the vision of improving Myanmar’s travel and transport ecosystem through its innovative digital solutions. Launched in the first quarter of 2016, Oway Ride, the app-based taxi service, is accelerating its growth and providing GPS tech-based business and transport solutions to short distance travelers in Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan, Pyin Oo Lwin, and Mawlamyine regions.  

As the effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic on the travel industry became clear, Oway realized the need to immediately reduce expenses. Starting in early April, Virtusa used Google Cloud’s Migrate for Compute Engine to migrate its entire infrastructure to Google Cloud. The migration was completed in less than six weeks, and Oway is now realizing a 20% reduction in total infrastructure costs.