Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is a provider of information technology (IT), consulting and business process services, dedicated to helping the world�s leading companies build stronger businesses. The Company operates in four segments: Financial Services; Healthcare; Manufacturing, Retail and Logistics and Other, which include Communications, Information, Media and Entertainment, and High Technology. The Company�s service area consists of Consulting and Technology Services and Outsourcing Services. The Company�s consulting and technology services include: business, process, operations and it consulting, application development and systems integration and application testing. The Company�s outsourcing services include: application maintenance, IT infrastructure services (IT IS), and business process services (BPS).