To streamline enterprise operations and reduce costs, many CIO’s are turning to robotic process automation (RPA). With this technology practice, businesses can automate processes allowing for employees to focus their time on other higher-value work.
Due to its effectiveness, the global RPA market has been estimated to show significant growth from 2021 to 2028 with a compound annual growth rate of 32.8%. The Coronavirus pandemic has been a key factor in this expected growth as pandemic-induced working has transformed business needs and more organisations are looking for ways to automate processes.
With this increase in popularity, we take a look at the top artificial intelligence (AI) platforms for RPA.
With its global community, Laserfiche offers a platform that enables organisations to digitally transform their operations. The company is a leading provider of intelligent content management and business process automation. Its RPA solution automates repetitive tasks, integrates legacy applications and improves data accuracy. This solution allows customers to easily build and scale automations code-free as well as unlock more value from legacy systems. As a result, it makes staff more productive and improves the efficiency of existing automations.
09: Pega Platform
Pega Platform offers RPA solutions that scale beyond tasks, can implement quick automation and deliver fast outcomes. By automating repetitive work, Pega Platforms removes the need for its clients’ employees to carry out repetitive tasks and instead, focus on their own customers. The technology bridges the gaps between systems and as a result eliminates time spent navigating multiple applications; this is because the RPA solution integrates legacy systems and removes silos. Finally, the technology is a digital transformation enabler as it speeds up processes and eliminates errors allowing customers to move on from outdated processes.
08: Power Automate
Formerly Microsoft Flow, Power Automate is an online tool with the Microsoft 365 applications and add-ins. Customers can use this platform for the creation of automated workflows between apps and services to synchronise files, get notifications, and collect data. Due to its Power Automate platform Microsoft was named a leader in the July 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for RPA as well as a leader in the Forrester Wave: Robotic Process Automation, Q1 2021. Microsoft’s RPA technology increases efficiency, offers unlimited possibilities, reduces costly mistakes and improves security.
07: Laiye RPA
Since its founding in 2015, Laiye has been helping its clients achieve digital transformation with intelligent automation. The company develops software that mimics human intelligence to help organisations operate at new levels of productivity and efficiency. As a result, Laiye is able to drive new levels of success for its customers. The RPA company has a global presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa as well as Latin America and Asia-Pacific. With its chatbot solutions, businesses are able to optimise human-machine collaboration.
06: Automation Anywhere
Automation Anywhere allows customers to harness the power of RPA and cloud with its Automation 360 platform. The company has been named a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader and offers RPA services that scale three times faster at a fifth of the cost of legacy platforms. Its cloud-native end-to-end intelligent automation platform is used by the world's top enterprises to double their amount of automated processes. This technology can be used in both the front and back office as well as a tool to improve the employee experience.
Founded in 2018, Rocketbot is a Latin American RPA company. Its framework to build RPA, which is compatible with Linux, Windows and Mac, is easy to use, offers cloud management and can be deployed instantly. By uploading its technology to the cloud, Rocketbot reduces infrastructure costs and can be applied to multiple industries including healthcare, retail and logistics. The company was also the first Latin American RPA company to be featured in Gartner.
Aiwozo is an intelligent process automation platform offered by Quale Infotech Pvt. Ltd, an end-to-end consultancy and IT company that focuses on AI and RPA. The Aiwozo team is composed of experienced practitioners championing innovation. With its technology, the company is able to successfully integrate AI and automation strategies for its clients across a number of industries including Banking and Insurance. Aiwozo wants to empower organisations to become AI-driven enterprises, to do this, they help customers understand and adapt to digital needs through RPA.
Aspiring to accompany organisations with overcoming pressing business challenges, akaBot offers comprehensive options of RPA end-to-end services. On top of this, the company also provides its customers with mini solutions to help with automation efforts. akaBot aims to build a new generation of process automation to enhance the application of RPA to automate business processes in Vietnam. 2021 saw the company being recognised for its outstanding performance with its products and won Gold Globee’s accolade for the Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Asia-Pacific.
UiPath offers a platform that provides customers with end-to-end automation. With this solution, clients can discover and manage every automation opportunity with full transparency and control as well as automate more processes, faster, with drag-and-drop AI and ready-to-go templates. The technology also provides governance, security, scalability, and performance that customers require. Founded in Romania in 2005, UiPath was named a leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for RPA and a Forrester Wave leader for RPA in the first quarter of 2021. Since its founding in 2005, the company has launched free courses for UiPath Academy and started teaching RPA to over 35,000 now certified developers, propelling its rocketship growth.
01: Blue Prism
Founded in 2001, Blue Prism is a global leader in intelligent automation. The company’s AI-powered digital robots offer scalable intelligent automation. These robots are secure, smart and accessible to enable a digital-first, people enriched workforce that frees up humans to re-imagine work. Blue Prism’s enterprise-grade digital workforce means organisations can accelerate operational efficiency and agility by allowing employees to focus on business goals rather than mundane tasks. The company is dedicated to innovation and strives to progress this type of technology to further support its customers, it aims to be at the forefront of the intelligent automation space by utilising the latest AI advancements. Blue Prism’s technology also means customers gain better insight and control over their work and enable them to create new and transformative ways to operate.