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Insight at the intersection of automation, productivity, and technology.

Growing Pains vs. Gains: Two Ways to Handle Bank Data Conversions

Digital technologies threaten to disrupt the banking industry, forcing financial institutions to adapt or replace legacy systems at an uncomfortable pace. But, it isn’t the technology transformation alone that poses a risk. These changes require data conversions that are too often time-consuming and error-prone processes.  Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software programs may be the key to […]

March 28th, 2017|Financial Institutions, Healthcare|

Robotic Process Automation: The Swiss Army Knife for Business Operations

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The Swiss Army knife epitomizes multi-purpose utility, all contained in a very handy carrying case. In many ways, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software is the Swiss Army knife of data operations, capable of very quickly and economically carrying a financial institution, healthcare organization or other company to new operational heights.

RPA software, which mimics […]

March 21st, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

How to Pick the Right Tasks for RPA Software

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The global Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software market is expected to reach $8.75 billion by 2024, according to Grand View Research. And Gartner, Inc. estimates that there are 2,000-2,500 companies now using RPA software. With the growth in interest mounting, how do companies decide which tasks to automate that would bring the greatest efficiency?

Task […]

March 14th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

The Move from Labor-Driven Operations to Automation with RPA

Virtual Workers, Real Results

In a recent Gartner presentation “Robotic Process Automation: From Hype to Reality,” Frances Karamouzis, a VP Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, Inc., indicated that Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software is causing a workplace transformation in the services and sourcing industry.

1) Labor often accounts for more than 70 percent of business costs. Whether by […]

March 8th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|