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Cyient a major contender in inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix for 5G Engineering Services

WGIC Member Cyient has been named a ‘Major Contender’ in the Everest Group PEAK Matrix for 5G Engineering Services.

WGIC Secretariat October 26, 2021
Cyient recognized as a Major Contender in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix for 5G Engineering Services

Cyient’s Communications business delivers infrastructure and operations for telecom service providers, and network transformation for enterprises. They are active across industries globally. The report highlights Cyient’s focused investments in partnerships and solutions that strengthen public and private 5G core and access networks. The report also notes its commitment toward developing strong capabilities in next-generation operations support systems (OSS) and network automation. Specifically noted are strengths in network infrastructure services,  network operations, and maintenance.

“A strong player”

“Cyient is positioned as a Major Contender in Everest Group’s 5G Engineering Services PEAK Matrix Assessment 2021. It differentiates itself through its strengths in network infrastructure operations and maintenance. These have helped it become a strong player with Telecom Service Providers (TSPs) and engineering enterprises supporting TSPs. The company has a strategic vision to build on its capabilities for Communication Service Providers (CSPs). It is actively investing in 5G CoEs and labs. This will enable it to further strengthen its 5G offerings. Cyient has also acquired IG Partners to bolster its consulting capabilities for enterprises. It has services spread evenly across the 5G engineering value chain. This is a testament to its focus on honing end-to-end 5G engineering capabilities”, said Akshat Vaid, Vice President, Engineering Services, Everest Group.

“A balanced onshore-offshore mix”

Vaid continued: “In addition, Cyient has a balanced onshore-offshore mix that offers clients access to resources across geographies and the benefits of onshore/nearshore delivery. Customers value Cyient’s commercial competitiveness and high flexibility while delivering services”, said Akshat Vaid, Vice President, Engineering Services, Everest Group. “We combine decades of network design experience with the latest technologies to offer a unique proposition. Digital twins, geospatial intelligence, hyper-automation… Our contribution to the rollout of 5G networks has been commended for its technical prowess and execution efficiency. We imbibe technology through partnerships, in-house development, academia, and industry collaborations. We do this through associations such as TM Forum and UBBA. This recognition from Everest is a reflection of our strong vision, capabilities, technology expertise, and the resultant market success”, said Prabhakar Atla, SVP & Business Head, Communications and Utilities, Cyient.