Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, has been recognized as a Leader in the Everest Group PEAK Matrix® for Semiconductor Engineering Services1.
In an assessment of 16 leading providers of semiconductor engineering services, TCS was placed highest for its vision and capability. Highlighted as a key strength was TCS’ comprehensive portfolio of offerings covering all service segments and product categories catering to different types of clients. According to the report, TCS proactively and collaboratively drives innovation in semiconductor engineering engagements leveraging its strong ecosystem of partners through its inhouse Co-innovation Network. It goes on to say that the company’s robust portfolio of proprietary assets and investments in thought leadership have helped it gain market traction and execute multiple high-impact projects.
“The semiconductor industry is driving technology breakthroughs that are enabling the intelligent and connected world. Aligned to our vision of building on belief, TCS is making strategic investments and creating an extensive partner ecosystem in emerging technologies such as 5G, AI, IoT, RISC-V and heterogeneous computing to help customers build purpose-driven products to drive digital transformation,” said V Rajanna, Global Head, Technology Business Unit, TCS. “This Leadership position by an independent third-party research firm is a recognition of our vision, strategy, and thought leadership.”
TCS’ comprehensive capabilities across VLSI design and verification, post-silicon engineering, firmware development, wafer yield management, and value engineering help it deliver engineering services across technology domains. TCS is making significant investments in setting-up Centers of Excellence in semiconductor design and manufacturing areas to create scale and develop innovative solutions. These solutions deliver substantial benefits to TCS’ customers and help them accelerate product innovation. These include:
TCS WAferWIseTM: A suite of transformative solutions that leverages the power of artificial intelligence and cloud to address the core of semiconductor manufacturing processes and drive improved product quality, throughput, and yield.
TCS NeurEDATM: A purpose-built platform to accelerate Electronic Design Automation (EDA) innovation, by providing efficient and on-demand access to infrastructure resources through public clouds.
TCS Virtual Platform Development: A platform to validate System on Chip (SoC) component models and create virtual prototypes of SoC. It provides model-based simulations for complex SoC designs for multicore platforms such as ARM and RISC-V.
“TCS offers a well-balanced portfolio of offerings, covering all service segments and product categories across the semiconductor engineering value chain. The company proactively and collaboratively drives innovation in semiconductor engineering engagements, leveraging its noteworthy thought leadership, a strong ecosystem of partners through its in-house Co-Innovation Network (COIN), a portfolio of proprietary assets, such as WaferWise for anomaly detection during the semiconductor manufacturing, and multiple platforms for SoC design and verification,” said Akshat Vaid, Vice President, Engineering Services, Everest Group. “TCS is well acknowledged in the market for investments across emerging themes such as AI, 5G, and IoT in the form of innovation labs and CoEs, strong domain knowledge, and technical expertise in chip design and development.”