Top five software companies TCS, Infosys, Wipro, HCL and Cognizant reported net 24% drop in hiring activities in 2015 due to automation. A recent report mentioned that Chennai-based Cognizant Technologies (down 74.6% from 2014) and HCL Technologies (down 71%) saw fall in hiring due automation. Each of these companies has their own automation platforms such as Infosys has Infosys Automation Platform, Wipro has Holmes, HCL Tech operates Dry Ice, and TCS has Ignio to offer independent automation services. However the companies are offering such services include IPSoft, Blue Prism, Genfour and Automation. The report also stated that automation enabling improved delivery efficiency and productivity.