IT major Wipro on Monday said it has been ranked as a leader in the global R&D service provider survey by Zinnov Management Consulting for the fourth successive year.
Zinnov's 'global R&D service provider rating 2013' has recognised Wipro as a leader among seven industries comprising consumer electronics, telecommunications, semiconductors, computing peripherals & storage, automotive, enterprise software and consumer software, the city-based firm said in a release.
Zinnov has evaluated these ratings on five key parameters -- scalability, R&D practice maturity, breadth of R&D services, innovation and ecosystem connects, it added.
Zinnov is a globalisation and market expansion advisory firm that helps companies globalise their R&D/product engineering activities.
The release said Zinnov has comprehensively analysed the top 75 R&D service providers across the world in 13 major industry segments.