Software has become an integral part of our lives. Cigniti s vision is to help companies improve the quality of software being delivered worldwide. More than 40% of the software development efforts are spent in testing. By focusing on a niche like software testing, we hope to make our mark in the IT industry. We aim to be thought leaders in software testing using a combination of onsite consulting, offshore test execution and application of tools and frameworks that will reduce the number of post release defects and do it faster. Cigniti's organizational values define acceptable standards which govern the behavior of individuals. The acronym CAPITAL refers to the values of our people capital . Cigniti's CAPITAL values: Collaborative: Understanding client s goals and working together to achieve a common goal across functions, geographies and cultures. Assertive: Confidently expressing one s thoughts and feelings in a positive manner. Passionate: Demonstrating enthusiasm for work through action. Innovative: Constantly creating better services, processes, technologies or products to improve quality. Transparent: Communicating in an open fashion without a hidden agenda. Accountable: Taking responsibility for one s actions. Learning: Continuously acquiring new knowledge, behaviors and skills.