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VirtusaPolaris Designated a Star Performer in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrixâ„¢ for Independent Testing Services

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., – (July 26, 2016)– VirtusaPolaris, the market-facing brand of Virtusa Corporation and Polaris Consulting & Services, Ltd., and a leading global provider of information technology (IT) consulting and outsourcing services, today announced it has been recognized by Everest Group, an advisory and research firm, for its Independent Testing Services. VirtusaPolaris was named a Major Contender and specially recognized as a “Star Performer” in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for Independent Testing Services.

Issued annually, the Everest Group study measures service providers on their proprietary Performance, Experience, Ability and Knowledge (PEAK) Matrix. Everest Group designates the “Star Performers”
title to providers that demonstrate the strongest relative year-on-year movement on the PEAK Matrix.

“We are delighted to have been recognized as a Star Performer in the Everest Group PEAK Matrix for Independent Testing Services,” said Chinthi Weerasinghe, vice president and global head of Business Development in the Independent Validation Services (IVS) practice at VirtusaPolaris. “Our leading independent validation and testing services are designed to help our customers reduce application development and maintenance cost by building code right the first time through test driven development and accelerated automation. This recognition demonstrates our continued dedication to helping our clients create new efficiencies and streamline their delivery of valuable products.”

VirtusaPolaris was positioned as a Major Contender on the PEAK Matrix for Independent Testing Services based on evaluation across two key dimensions: market success measured by revenue, growth, and enterprise adoption; and delivery capability measured by independent testing services’ scale, scope, domain expertise and innovation, delivery footprint, and buyer satisfaction. Furthermore, VirtusaPolaris was awarded Star Performer status based on its relative year-on-year movement on the Independent Testing PEAK Matrix.

Leveraging disruptive QA tools and approaches, VirtusaPolaris’s independent validation services enable enterprises to deliver better quality and faster cycle execution, all while lowering the cost of testing. VirtusaPolaris’s SLA and metric driven approach, coupled with a robust project governance methodology and transparent execution philosophy, creates a permanent climate within an organization for continuous QA improvement.

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About VirtusaPolaris

VirtusaPolaris, the market-facing brand reflecting the combined strengths of Virtusa Corporation and Polaris Consulting & Services, Ltd. is a global provider of information technology (IT) consulting and outsourcing services that accelerate business outcomes for Global 2000 companies and leading software vendors in banking and financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, technology, media and entertainment.

VirtusaPolaris’ solutions address the CXOs’ dual challenge of growing revenues while improving IT cost efficiencies. VirtusaPolaris’ digital services leverage innovative new technologies to reimagine the customer experience, increasing retention and creating lasting value. VirtusaPolaris’ preemptive outsourcing solutions help clients reduce risk and improve IT operations.

VirtusaPolaris delivers services across the IT lifecycle, including consulting, solution design, technology selection, implementation, testing and maintenance & support, including infrastructure support. Inheriting a strong heritage in software engineering, VirtusaPolaris is highly qualified to both develop and maintain software, using a proven platforming methodology and advanced Agile and Accelerated Solution Design techniques to reliably produce results on time and within budget.

Holding a record of success across industries and unparalleled domain expertise, VirtusaPolaris understands clients’ business challenges best and uses that to deliver distinctive, differentiated and innovative application of technology to solve those problems. Examples of large business transformations completed include the world’s largest P&C claims modernization program, one of the largest corporate customer portals for a premier global bank, an order to cash implementation for a multinational telecommunications provider, and digital transformations for media and banking companies.

Virtusa Corporation is headquartered in Massachusetts, and together with Polaris, has 50 offices across North America, Europe and Asia.

Polaris Consulting & Services Limited is asubsidiary of Virtusa Corporation. Copyright © 2016 Virtusa Corporation. All Rights Reserved.


Kirsten Paragona

Global Head of Media Relations


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