Software is a great combination between artistry and engineering. – Bill Gates. The term software manufacturing is means writing a program to create a user friendly application for betterment and easiness of humankind. . In simple terms, it is same as manufacturing of goods used in day to day life.
These softwares made life easy in terms of calculations, specialization, processing, listing items chronologically and with reliable efficiency. Today, different organization provides software packages which are labeled at different price rate and distributed through retail stores. The functionality of manufacturing software varies based on the industry focus and the production process utilized in it.
These companies use Enterprise Resource Planning to streamline operations, address customization requirements and manage complicated supply chains in order to build profitable and sustainable businesses. Today, there are so many companies looking for opportunity to build software that can provide complete packaged solution that should have a larger development cycle. We present you the list top 11 software manufacturing companies in the world that makes your work effortless.
Below are the top 11 Best Software Manufacturers In The World in 2017-2018
11. Infosys Limited
Founders N.R Narayana Murthy, S. Gopalakrishnan, S.D. Shibulal, K.Dinesh, Ashok Arora, Nandan Nilekani, N.S Raghavan
Tagline Powered by Intellect Driven by Values
Total Assets US$11.378 billion
Revenue US$10.1 billion
Headquarter Bangalore, India
Infosys is an India based multinational company and the second largest IT services company. It provides information technology and outsourcing services. Infosys became public limited company in June 1992. Infosys provides their clients engineering services to application development, knowledge management and also business process management. Infosys has more than 200,000 employees that are stretched around 50 countries, whose main motive is to provide software development, maintenance and independent validation services to companies in banking, finance, insurance and any other sector. Infosys has its vertical in IT Solution and Services, Engineering Services, Cloud Services, and Artificial Intelligence. Infosys provides a complete package to its clients and hence is one of the complete Software Manufacture in the world.
10. Symantec Corporation
Founder Gary Hendrix
Tagline Confidence in connected world.
Total Assets US$11.76 billion
Revenue US$3.6 billion
Headquarter California, United States
The name Symantec is a cumulative of the words syntax, semantics, and technology. Symantec Corporation is a global leader in cyber security that helps organizations, governments and people to secure their most important data. Symantec is listed in Fortune 500 and also a member of the S&P 500 stock-market index. Symantec operates as one of the world’s largest civilian cyber intelligence networks, allowing it to see and protect against the most advanced threats. More than 50 million people rely on 11,000 employees of Symantec to protect digital lives at home and across their devices. The company has creation centers in Chennai, Pune and Bangalore (India).
9. Tata Consultancy Services
Founder J.R.D Tata, F.C Kohli
Tagline Experience certainty
Total Assets US$13.76 billion
Revenue US$16.54 billion
Headquarter Mumbai, India
Tata Consultancy Services is multinational company based in India that deals in IT services, consulting and business solutions organization TCS is almost 49 years old company, founded in 1968. Their business motto has been to simplify, strengthen and transform the ideas to end products in efficient way. Forbes ranked TCS 64th overall as World’s Most Innovative Company. It provides its services in Information technology and specialized in Business Solution and consulting. On the other hand, it is considered as one of the pillars that provides boost to Indian economy. With 378 best trained consultants in almost 45 countries worldwide, TCS is known as one of the best software manufacturer and service provider.
8. Cognizant Technology Solutions
Founder Kumar Mahadeva
Tagline Keep Challenging
Total Assets US$ 14.262 billion
Revenue US$ 13.487 billion
Headquarter New Jersey, United States
Cognizant is an American multinational corporation which was founded on January, 1994. It is one of the leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the modern digital era. Their unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient business. It is also the one of Fortune 500 ranked at 230 and consistently listing among the most admired companies in the world. It is mainly specialized in Analytics and Information Management, Business Process Services, Intelligent Product & Services, Quality Engineering & Assurance, Application Services, Enterprise Risk & Security. Cognizant has almost 266,200 employees all over the world and has numbers of offshore development centers in Europe and South America.
Founder Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Ellen Wang Edouard Bugnion
Tagline Architect of What’s Next
Total Assets US$15.216 billion
Revenue US$6.035 billion
Headquarter California, United States
VMware is a multinational American company that leads in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. It accelerates digital transformation through a software-defined approach to business and IT. Around 500,000 customers globally dependent on VMware and at present, it is the most trusted brand. It has specialization in Cloud Infrastructure, Virtualization, Cloud Management, Software-Defined Data Center, and Network Virtualization, v SAN, Hybrid Cloud, IT Operations, Mobility, Security, and Open Source. VMware claims to be the first to virtualize the x86 architecture, the product was acclaimed globally and was successful commercially. VMware has 18,000 employees worldwide, the number may be less as compared to others but they are best well trained engineers, analyst, scientists in their respective fields.
Founder Serge Kampf
Tagline People matter, results count
Total Assets US$ 17.64 billion
Revenue US$ 13.55 billion
Headquarter Paris, France
Capgemini is a multinational information technology consulting corporation and one of the world’s foremost providers of outsourcing services. It was founded in 1967 with its industry in IT and Services. Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. Capgemini is particularly specialized in Consulting, Technology, Outsourcing, Business Technology, Process Consulting, Package Based Solutions and Business Information Management. With more than 190,000 employees in more than 40 countries, it is ensuring best services to its customers.
5. SAP (System, Applications, and Products)
Founder Dietmar Hopp, Hans-Werner Hector, Hasso Plattner, Klaus Tschira, Claus Wellenreuther
Tagline Run Simple
Total Assets US$ 48.194 billion
Revenue US$ 23.972 billion
Headquarter Walldorf, Germany
SAP is a German multinational software corporation which was founded 45 years ago in 1972. Its history is very much interesting as it was founded by five IBM engineers who quit their job to start this multinational company. The company has more than 335,000 engineers in around 190 countries. The company is specialized in ERP, Financial, Business Intelligence, Procurement, HCM, SCM, business planning, efficient, sustainability, innovation, analytics, reporting and dash boarding.
Founder Larry Ellison, Bob Miner, Ed Oates
Tagline Hardware and Software, Engineered to Work Together
Total Assets US$ 112.18 billion
Revenue US$ 37.04 billion
Headquarter California, United States
This 39 year old company was founded in 1977 to offer a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems. With more than 420,000 customers including 100 of the Fortune 500 and with deployments across a wide variety of industries in more than 140 countries around the globe, Oracle provides its services in software, hardware, business applications, enterprise management, server and storage systems, Utilities, etc. The company also has two operating systems namely Oracle Linux and Oracle Solaris.
3. IBM Corporation
Founder Charles Ranlett Flint
Total Assets US$117.47 billion
Revenue US$79.919 billion
Headquarters Armonk, New York, United States
IBM is a United States based corporation that started in 1911 with the name Computing – Tabulating – Recording Company (CTR) but in 1924 it was renamed as International Business Machine (IBM). At that time, there was numerous companies across the globe, but it emerged as gigantic technology and consulting employer in the world. At Present, IBM is appearing as a cognitive solutions and cloud platform giant. Automated teller machine (ATM), the floppy disk, the hard disk, the magnetic strips card and many more considerable inventions are credited to the IBM. Now-days it has large portion of employees approximately 380,000 working in 170 countries to provide the best of its services..
Founders Bill Gates and Paul Allen
Tagline Empowering us all
Total Assets US$193.69 billion
Revenue US$85.32 billion
Headquarter Washington, United States
Microsoft is an US based software company that mainly deals in the development of computer software and personal computers and services. They believe in their mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. It holds about 10000 patents and they acquire around 3000 patents every year. Microsoft is specialized in business software, Design tools, Entertainment Products, Home and Educational Software, Windows Applications and Platforms, Smart phones and Cloud Computing. Microsoft has 114,000 workers, engineers, developer, business analyst that provide their services in almost 170 countries worldwide.
1. CA Technologies
Founder Charles Wang and Russell Artzt
Tagline Not Available
Total Assets US$ 12.01 billion
Revenue US$ 4.515 billion
Headquarter New York, United States
CA Technology is a public enterprise multinational company whose base is in United States. The company was founded in 1976 as Computer Associates International, Inc. They believe that every business is rewritten from apparel to energy by software. Their primary sector includes Application Performance Management, Enterprise Mobility Management, Mainframe, Agile Development, Network Management, Service Management and Virtualization. CA product has made a rapid growth in terms of performance in North America as well as in whole of Europe. In 2017, Ethisphere Institute recognized has CA Technologies as World’s most Ethical Companies. The Company has almost 11,500 employees that serves in different countries.
Software Manufacturing is the combination and application of science, engineering, technology and analytical reasoning, creative and critical thinking skills to solve problems and doing tasks in a more efficient way. In today’s world, software is the primary way to run business because it helps in building a relation among customers, clients, partners and meeting their demands. From 19th century, there have been numerous softwares which have been produced which helps indirectly in every sector. From Aircraft to Automotive, Medical to Construction sector, these software technologies are taking the world to a new level. These companies listed above are front runners on the track of invention. They are taking innovations to a new height by providing better service to customer. Thus, mankind is illuminated by the use of software with the help of scientist, engineers, analyst, the amount of work in these companies to make life easy.