Zinnov Recognizes Symphony Teleca as Leading R&D Services Partner to Telecom, Networking and Communications Industries

End-to-end, innovative solutions meet the cross-industry challenges of design, UI/UX, development, testing and more

Palo Alto, Calif. –July 25, 2012- Symphony Teleca Corporation, the services organization dedicated exclusively to helping clients manage the global convergence of software, the cloud and connected devices, today announced that its Mobile and Connected Device practice has been rated as a leader in providing services for innovating, accelerating and managing the product lifecycle for evolving market segments across connected devices by Zinnov Management Consulting, a leading globalization advisory firm. Zinnov recently released its 2011-2012 Global Service Providers Rating based on a comprehensive study conducted across service providers in major industry verticals. Symphony Teleca was also recognized for its leadership across enterprise and consumer software segments. This honor is particularly noteworthy as the number of connected devices is projected to exceed 1.3B by 2016, as per In-Stat’s recent report, thereby increasing the complexity of design, development and deployment across emerging industries including automotive and the connected home.

The Zinnov Global Service Provider Ratings are based on multiple parameters including the organization’s size and team,business model, ecosystem linkages, and intellectual property and creation. Symphony Teleca’s depth of services in systems architecture, software design and development, and engineering as well as its product development experience are key to its inclusion in the Telecommunicationsegment’s Leader Zone again this year. The company’s work in automotive connectivity from infotainment solutions to human machine interfaces, its 500th completed Android development projects and the associated challenges of connected consumer electronics were all key components of the company’s honor this year.

“It is great to be recognized by Zinnov as a global leader for embedded engineering services in the telecommunications industry. At Symphony Teleca, we pride ourselves on having a culture of innovation,derived from our global talent pool,providing product lifecycle management services for high-tech,connected devices,” said Sanjay Jain, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Mobile and Connected Devices, Symphony Teleca.“This year, we’ve deepened our commitment to serving companies that are facing the challenges in delivering innovative, connected solutions across industries from automotive to consumer electronics. With our complete set of solutions we are able to help clients succeed across platforms with great design, UX/UI, platform and application development, testing, and more.We have also marked the completion of our 500th Android development project, a milestone that underscores both the demand for mobility in connected devices and our leadership in the category.”

“We congratulate Symphony Teleca on the company’s performance as an OPD leader in Telecommunications as documented in our ‘Zinnov Zones.’ Our proprietary framework presents a unique perspective on the innovative, mobility capabilities of service providers as global organizations seek out partners with domain expertise in telecommunications. We’re happy to recognize Symphony Teleca for its strong position in this market,” said Mr. Pari Natarajan, Chief Executive Officer, Zinnov Management Consulting.

About Symphony Teleca

Symphony Teleca Corporation, headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., is the world’s first services company dedicated exclusively to helping clients manage the global convergence of software, the cloud and connected devices. The company delivers innovative products combined with contemporary product development, systems integration, analytics and managed services to hundreds of organizations around the world. Symphony Teleca’s 6,100 employees support customers from 35 offices globally, including delivery centers in Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas.

For more information visit, www.symphonyteleca.com.

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