Robotic Process Automation

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.

Automation Anywhere has released a mobile app to securely manage Robotic Process Automation (RPA) bots built using its platform.

EdgeVerve Systems, a subsidiary of Infosys, has announced the launch of AssistEdge Discover, a tool that is aimed at increasing the success rate of automation implementations at the enterprise level through process discovery. AssistEdge Discover automates processes sans human bias that often times lead to automation implementation failure.

One of Australia’s largest private hospital groups has deployed Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in tandem with ABBYY FlexiCapture technology to overcome a major headache with processing over 30,000 supplier invoices per year.

SAP SE  has acquired Contextor SAS, a European robotic process automation (RPA) firm to help accelerate the development and expansion of its SAP Leonardo Machine Learning portfolio.