2014 Rank: 10
Top Executive: Francisco D'Souza, CEO
Location: Teaneck, N.J.
This Teaneck N.J.-based company's acquisition of healthcare IT solution provider TriZetto paid off in a big sales gains. For the full year, Cognizant's health-care vertical grew 18.7 percent to $2.7 billion, representing 26.2 percent of Cognizant's overall sales, second only to financial services. Cognizant's financial services business, meanwhile, grew 15.3 percent for the full year to $4.3 billion.
Cognizant was recognized as a "leader" in market researcher Forrester's "Wave" global commerce service provider report focused on the best partners to help accelerate digital transformation. What's more, Cognizant was recognized as a leader in market researcher Ovum's Decision Matrix on Outsourced Testing Service Providers.