The Silicon Review
To adorn different roles and fulfill their responsibilities in social venture capital management is a Utopian task indeed. But in the case of Cygnus IT Solutions, the proposition is defeated indeed as the CEO says “Conceiving Cygnus, happened in the year 2010, which sparked the spirit within me to create an identity in the IT & Telecom sector. Being an avid learner has helped me understand the nuances of business management and operations and I believe that cracking the right opportunity with the right team is the mantra for the company’s growth. I wake up each morning, hoping to encounter new possibilities and challenges, that will help mould me into a better person and this hope, fuels my undying passion”.
Cygnus, the name that conjures up inspiring emulation and unparalleled platforms, is an emerging leader cum provider of high-end innovative services in the field of IT, Business and Software Development.
Vision to Excel
“We pride ourselves in capably developing unique product-centric solutions.” says the team at Cygnus, comprising of globally experienced IT professionals, offering product development expertise in a diverse field such as web applications, mobile applications and digital content. The team focuses on breaking the stereotypical trends in service-based outsourcing IT companies, while investing in the skills of individuals to develop the best web applications, mobile applications, games and digital content. “The aim of the company is emerge as the producers and owners of entirely new intellectual property in the web and mobile applications, games and digital content sections.
PADOOSI.COM : Let’s bridge the gaps between floors and flats
In view of the present day tech-savvy society, Cygnus has come up with an innovative networking opportunity, through PADOOSI.COM a platform meant for the residents of co-operative Housing Societies, Apartment Owners Association & Property management firms in India, for networking with neighbours and making a difference in society. The Platform hosts various features like Connect, Events, Groups, etc which allows residents to connect with their neighbors, across different locations, plan and execute events and engage in social activities like discussions, lodge grievances, etc.
CYCAS:- Solutions Suite for Content Business: Content, Distribution, Marketing, Analytics
Among other Cygnus creations is the unique Content Aggregation System (CAS), designed to act as an intermediate between Content Providers and the End Users, aiming to secure content and clear the bottlenecks in the content management system, while reducing the time spent on downloading, maintaining records and uploading content. CAS provides content delivery with various accessible mediums (wap and web) by the end user and partners.
The Platform gives a chance to communicate with industry experts for new developmental trends to access the content delivery pipeline, whose quick and easy deployment of content has made the Product a much sought after one.
Aarogya (Mobile & Web App): Way to Health
The “Aarogya” app is another feather in the cap of Cygnus, which enables users to get first hand assistance in obtaining medical assistance from clinics or hospitals. The team at Cygnus, through GPS, Search Threads and View Maps features and filtering of Doctors Profile, information about allergies, emergencies among other facilities, have made access to health, a privilege rather than a need.
Trendsetter in the Market
The company’s growth over the years has made its presence felt at the Vas Asia Conference, 2012, successfully carving a niche for itself in the business and technology sector. With a noteworthy client profile, boasting of names like Huawei, IMI Mobile, Comviva, Infosys, Nazara, ZTE, Mozilla, XL Axiata, Cygnus, takes prides in developing innovative product-centric solutions and shall continue to be a trendsetter in the competitive market regime, in the upcoming years.
The Social Venture Entrepreneur: Rajendra Patwardhan, CEO & Founder A recognized proactive individual, with an ability to identify financial and business problems, formulate tactical plans, initiate change and implement effective business strategies in challenging environments, the Founder of Cygnus, is a goal driven, motivated and believer in strong work ethics. With years of experience, the CEO has an excellent Administrative aptitude with an eye for an eye and the commitment to offer quality work and deliver it on time.
The Perfect One Man Army: Suyog Patil, VP – Business Development Adorning multiple roles and fulfilling responsibilities with ease and commitment in the fields of Business Development, Client Servicing, Vendors Alliances, Product Conceptualization and Marketing. He is an experienced Strategic Business Development and Marketing Professional with experience in Telecom, VAS, and IT Industry. The man behind driving strategic business growth and product conceptualization of CYCAS (Cygnus Content Aggregation System and Web/WAP Content Store (web and mobile friendly content store (games, applications, ringtones, etc). He has also ventured into a knowledge sharing portal (Telecom Uncovered), a dedicated news portal on telecom industry. In past he was associated with ZTE Telecom and Founder of Supriya Computers, a Corporate Social Responsibility initiative to increase quality computer education among school children in rural areas.