Robotic process automation (RPA) entered the industry by storm and has caught the attention of many organizations who are looking for ways to optimize manual business processes and ease the pressure on constrained IT teams. See our Automate Work Faster and More Easily With Robotic Process Automation blueprint for more information on RPA.
Appian, a prominent player in the low-code development space, announced the acquisition of Novayre Solutions SL, developer of the Jidoka RPA platform, early in 2020. This acquisition bolsters its image as a viable vendor to empower the business with development capabilities. Appian is hoping to use this acquisition to overcome the many challenges impeding the scaling of RPA adoption and to offer customers solutions:
The recent Appian acquisition demonstrates the value RPA can bring to the industry, despite the technology and its implementation still being new. Much like any other acquisition, Appian customers will have to wait to see how the new pieces of technology will be integrated within the Appian portfolio and how Appian’s licensing model will reflect the unique licensing model that is commonly in place among RPA vendors. Only time will tell.
Custom application development is a strategic differentiator in the digital economy. Organizations need to make good decisions on how to insource or outsource that development or they risk bad software … and worse results.
Automation is not a silver bullet solution to your workforce productivity challenges. Optimization and automation (optimation) must be used together to remove root cause inefficiencies and best use the features and capabilities of your automation solutions.
The concept of building a software factory has increased in popularity with the drive to build digital platforms, products, and services. It is also a major transformation from traditional, hands-on-keyboards software development practices in and of itself. Before you build your software factory make sure you have a firm foundation for success!
The growth of AI and workflow automation is crucial to the success of any digital transformation strategy. Learn how DRYiCE's iAutomate can help provide "zero-touch" automation.
Robotic process automation (RPA) became a forefront initiative for many organizations looking to streamline and automate business operations. FPT akaBot emerged as a notable solution consideration among the traditional big players in the RPA space.
COVID-19 has forced software companies and their suppliers to refocus efforts around prioritizing systems and workflows that are nearly 100% digital in nature. As a result, Info-Tech has observed the quick emergence of six market themes that are highly relevant post COVID-19. This note series will profile key vendors and how they fit into the post-COVID-19 world.
COVID-19 has forced software companies and their suppliers to refocus efforts around prioritizing systems and workflows that are nearly 100% digital in nature. As a result, Info-Tech has observed the quick emergence of six market themes that are highly relevant after COVID-19. This note series will profile key vendors and how they fit into the post-COVID-19 world.
IBM is changing the terms of its ubiquitous Passport Advantage agreement to remove entitled discounts on over 5,000 on-premises software products, resulting in an immediate price increase for IBM Software & Support (S&S) across its vast customer landscape.
Is it true that everything that can go wrong will go wrong? Don’t bet on it to not.