Robotic Process Automation

Appian has announced the latest version of the Low-code Automation Platform which aims to unify robotic process automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI), and process automation.

ABBYY and Bizagi have formed a strategic alliance to disrupted manual businesses processes including onboarding, processing of loans, and accounts payable.

Blue Prism has announced a joint solution with Signavio for process discovery now available on Blue Prism’s Digital Exchange (DX).

A well-funded startup in the crowded AI-based document automation market, Hyperscience, is targeting growth in the A/NZ region following an alliance with Israeli RPA and Process Discovery vendor Kryon.

IBM has announced a series of data and automation updates designed to fuse the intelligence of Watson AI into hybrid cloud environments.

A new report by process automation developer Camunda has found nine out of ten IT decision makers say process automation is essential to digital transformation.  The survey of 400 IT decision makers across the US and Europe found that process automation is a linchpin for digital transformation. 

The Ellby Group has formed a strategic partnership with Intellibot to access the company’s HyperAutomation platform.

Process Analytics Factory has announced a partnership with Microsoft to incorporates PAFnow Process Mining software with Microsoft‘s Power Automate, a new desktop-based robotic process automation (RPA) solution. PAFnow is claimed to be the only process mining tool that is fully integrated with Microsoft Power BI and is a certified software application on Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

Blue Prism Service Assist is a new offering from the RPA vendor designed for contact centre agents that automates tasks such as searching databases, scheduling callbacks, and updating customer records.

Hyland Experience Capture (HxC) is a new intelligent, web-based scanning, classification and data extraction tool introduced by the ECM vendor, launched in tandem with a new end-to-end robotic process automation (RPA) suite.