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Digital Process Automation
Nov. 21 2019
As the calendar winds down for the year, everyone’s focus is turning to what 2020 will bring. There's one thing that’s definite though—digital transformation will remain on virtually... View More
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July 26 2019
Robotic process automation (RPA) is a hot topic, and for good reason: It offers a way to mimic and eliminate the manual steps required by humans when performing repetitive tasks. However, it’s not... View More
830x539_Mike
July 25 2019
Is the idea behind "big data" really just hype? While there is an enormous amount of data available, it first needs to be understood before it can be useful. Data doesn't necessarily translate into information... View More
Scale Intelligent Automation
July 19 2019
Today, we’ve arrived at a crossroads when it comes to our automation strategies. The benefits are clear: Optimizing business operations improves process efficiency, collaboration across the enterprise,... View More
Ricoh Buys DocuWare
July 2 2019
Earlier today, print and imaging giant Ricoh announced the acquisition of content services software provider DocuWare, extending their long-established partnership with the German firm. DocuWare’s... View More
10 Processes for RPA
June 20 2019
Organizations have more opportunities than ever before to improve their business processes—or totally rethink them. Robotic process automation (RPA) and ... View More
Kofax Bets Big on New Intelligent Automation Platf
June 4 2019
Introducing their new artificial intelligence (AI)-powered automation platform, Kofax is poised to break away from their long-standing roots in the capture market. Kofax Intelligent Automation brings together... View More
IDC Automation Survey
Jan. 17 2019
By now, most organizations understand that embarking on a digital transformation journey is tantamount to their ability to compete in a changing and dynamic marketplace. At IDC, we expect the worldwide... View More
Cognitive RPA
Oct. 9 2018
Robotic process automation (RPA) is the latest solution category promising an easier path to digital transformation. In the simplest of terms, if you have a process that is well-defined, RPA can automate... View More
Adobe Buys Marketo
Sept. 20 2018
Today, Adobe announced what is seen as its largest acquisition to date and a move toward being a one-stop-shop for marketers, with their agreement to acquire marketing automation firm Marketo for $4.75... View More
WorkFusion Blue Prism and Automation Anywhere
Sept. 14 2018
In July, we looked at the surging interest in robotic process automation (RPA) software and the evolving market of task automation in general, evidenced by the double-digit growth seen in this market.... View More
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Aug. 16 2018
Process automation is experiencing a renaissance. It’s no longer a “nice to have” technology but a competitive necessity. It doesn’t matter what you call it these days, because... View More
RPA and Task Automation
July 31 2018
Robotic process automation (RPA) software is an important and evolving technology category that organizations should consider as part of an overall process transformation initiative. At IDC, we define... View More
RPA Is The Next Best Thing
July 8 2018
With the use of automation technologies, we've come a long way in streamlining our operations and business processes. Companies are gaining their process independence now more than ever due to an increased... View More
Microsoft Planner
June 27 2018
Today’s teams need powerful business practices and tools to help them stay organized and collaborate in real time. Two organizations in particular have risen to solve these problems for businesses... View More
Kofax Sees Rise in Robotic Process Automation in F
June 15 2018
Kofax and Digital Banking Trends have teamed up to issue the 2018 Financial Services Industry... View More
RPA is a Necessity
April 18 2018
Last time, I wrote about RPA and its potential to decrease repetitive, mundane tasks within an organization, improve efficiency, and enable employees to “focus on higher value-added work.”... View More
RPA for Accounting
Dec. 8 2017
Are there robots in your accounting department? Just wait a few years, and they may be sitting right next to you. It was only 20-plus years ago that you had to do business with large companies, like Walmart,... View More
Testing Accessible Documents
Nov. 9 2017
While automation has made creating accessible documents more efficient, testing is still a vital step in the process. However, it's a component that is less familiar to many organizations. When we talk... View More
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Oct. 16 2017
Much has been written about renaming and recategorizing technologies in the enterprise content management (ECM) space, and it is true that traditional ECM solutions have developed into application suites,... View More