Robotic Process Automation

Adlib Software, a developer of file analytics and data enrichment solutions, has launched Adlib Elevate 2.4 to enable Robotic Process Automation (RPA) systems to leverage data from unstructured documents (email, MS Office, CAD and other formats) from various document repositories.

RPA vendor Softomotive has announced a partnership with CaptureFast to allow users to unlock valuable information from physical or digital documents via AI using machine print character recognition.  

Information Services Group, a global technology research and advisory firm with an office in Sydney, has found the majority of companies are at the beginning stages of deploying RPA, with only 7 percent at ISG's highest level of maturity – Bot 3.0 – having expanded automation to multiple functions across the enterprise.

It’s true to say that RPA has taken us a long way towards unlocking productivity benefits tied up in manual processes. It has galvanized a mindset that things can change without a need for massive systems reengineering.

KnowledgeLake, a global vendor of ECM solutions for SharePoint, has announced the acquisition of RatchetSoft, a U.S.-based robotic process automation (RPA) technology provider. The RPA product will be offered alongside document capture, and workflow in a single cloud platform.

In today’s world, enterprise organisations increasingly rely on digital automation to deliver the greatest level of efficiency and customer experience. A catalyst to an organisations digital transformation journey has been robotic process automation (RPA), creating a new class of digital workers that replace or augmented many office employee jobs increasing efficiency, scale, and speed at which work can be done.

Robotic process automation (RPA) solution provider Kryon has announced that its information security management system has officially received ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification.

Kodak Alaris and Newgen Software Technologies Limited have announced a new global strategic alliance that will see both companies expand, connect and grow their network by jointly recruiting partners with similar profiles to help sell their solutions. Kodak Alaris scanners are now included on the Newgen certified document scanner list.

Excitement about the potential for robotic process automation (RPA) to transform the workplace shows no signs of subsiding in 2019. What are the significant RPA trends and developments that can be expected this year? IDM asked Rob Mills, Vice President, Australia & New Zealand at Blue Prism for his perspective. Mills has a lengthy background in enterprise content, collaboration and information governance, and is looking forward to the arrival of true intelligent automation, what Blue Prism calls connected-RPA.

Is Robotic Process Automation (RPA) more than just a tool to mimic the actions and keystrokes of people executing manual processes? According to a recent Forbes report its actually a “Gateway Drug” to AI and Digital Transformation.