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Cigniti Becomes the World’s First Independent Software Testing Services Company to be Rated at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5

Cigniti Technologies today announced that its Managed Testing Services Division has been appraised at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5.

Acknowledging the achievement, Srikanth Chakkilam, Executive Director, Cigniti, said “Cigniti has become the world’s first Independent Software Testing services company to be appraised at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5. The CMMI for Services (CMMI-SVC) model, relevant for IT services companies like Cigniti, provides an integrated set of guidelines for providing superior services. This milestone will further strengthen Cigniti’s ability to offer best in class testing services for Global 2000 companies. This appraisal is in line with our strategy to provide cutting-edge and superior software testing services with maximum efficiency,” he added.

Pradeep Govindasamy, CTO and President, Cigniti, North America, said “This appraisal indicates that Cigniti is performing at an “optimizing” level; that is, continually improving its processes based on a quantitative understanding of business objectives and performance needs. Cigniti uses a quantitative approach to understand the variation inherent in the process and the causes of process outcomes. Reinforcing Cigniti’s commitment to deliver world class testing services with its Integrated Process Management System (IPMS), this rating demonstrates that Cigniti’s teams implement proven processes for enhancing client satisfaction. This significant milestone positions Cigniti as a trustworthy, mature partner, and will help us in our journey to become the world’s largest and most respected Independent Software Testing Services Company.”

The appraisal was performed by Mr Hitesh Sanghavi (CMMI HMLA) from CUNIX Infotech Pvt Ltd.

CMMI is a result of 20 years of ongoing work at Carnegie Mellon University by members of industry, government and Software Engineering Institute.

Cigniti Technologies Limited (BSE: 534758,, Global Leaders in Independent Software Testing (IST) Services, is headquartered at Hyderabad, India. Cigniti’s 1800+ experts are spread across US, UK, India, Australia, and Canada. Cigniti is the world’s first IST Services Company to be appraised at CMMI-SVC v1.3, Maturity Level 5, and is also ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 27001:2013 certified. Cigniti’s test offerings include services in Quality Engineering, Advisory & Transformation, Next Generation Testing, and Core Testing. With over a decade of experience in serving several 500 fortune enterprises, Cigniti has translated its learning and solutions into SMART Tools™ to accelerate test efforts. Cigniti has India’s first of its kind Robotics Test Lab, a Mobile Cloud Test Lab with HP & Experitest, a Cloud enabled Performance Test Lab, and an IoT & Smart Meter Lab. Leading Analysts like Gartner, Forrester, NelsonHall, Everest, Frost & Sullivan, and Forbes recognize Cigniti as a leader in the IST Services space. Cigniti has been awarded a place on the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) G-Cloud 6 framework for providing Lot 4: Specialist Cloud Services that provide PSEs better access to Cigniti’s expertise. Cigniti’s CSR initiative, Project Cignificance, aims to impact 1 million+ lives through education as an enabler.

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