Top 10 RPA companies and their solutions
We take a look at 10 of the biggest RPA companies and the AI automation services they provide.
10 | Another Monday
Germany’s Another Monday adopts a musical theme for its RPA solution suite, AM Ensemble, with its Muse, Composer and Conductor tools guiding the creation and implementation of RPA. Highlighting the simultaneous importance and tedium of repetitive processes, Another Monday positions its software robots as the solution.
9 | EdgeVerve
EdgeVerve offers its AssistEdge automation platform which features an end-to-end RPA service. The company lays out the progression of RPA as ending in “Human-empowered Automation” – a seamless interaction of human and digital workers.
8 | WorkFusion
Highlighting its solution’s intelligence, simplicity and scalability, WorkFusion’s Intelligent Automation Cloud ecosystem comes in business and enterprise tiers, as well as a free express version for personal automation projects.
7 | Pegasystems
Pegasystems’ automation offerings are built around its Pega Platform, which allows for the creation of apps without code. To maximise the impact of its RPA features, Pegasystems’ Opportunity Finder utilises machine learning to find areas optimal for automation.
6 | Automation Anywhere
Automation Anywhere operates a Bot Store – a marketplace for pre-existent bots suited for different roles. These so-called “Digital Workers” are given job titles by the company, such as the “Digital Employee Onboarding Specialist” which can identify, shortlist and onboard candidates.
5 | Blue Prism
The UK’s Blue Prism’s intelligent RPA platform comes in both on-premise and SaaS varieties, and it identifies industries such as the public sector, manufacturing and financial services as ripe for RPA implementation. Blue Prism maintains a drag-and-drop interface built around connectable objects containing actions and events, with the processes created leaving a detailed, auditable trail.
4 | UiPath
UiPath is an RPA specialist, offering a platform for automating repetitive manual tasks, which the company claims represents the future of work. Advertising the ease of use for its automation designer, UiPath’s robots are able to operate in both attended situations, such as help desks and call centers in collaboration with humans, and unattended situations.
3 | SAP
‘Intelligent Robotic Process Automation’ from SAP come as part of its SAP Leonardo intelligent enterprise system. It emphasises its capability to mimic human workers inputs as well as interpret their communications.
2 | IBM
IBM advocates for a programme of change management to upskill workers with the ability to collaborate with robots. The company’s suite of intelligent automation services includes its Watson system, and its technologies have already been put to use in banking, shipping and in policing.
1 | Cognizant
Cognizant identifies automation potential in tasks across the business operation, which it says its machine learning-augmented robotic process automation can provide. Cognizant offers so-called ‘Robotics-as-a-Service’ systems which can free human workers up to pursue less menial tasks in sectors such as insurance, banking, healthcare, manufacturing and more.