RPA are bots that perform repetitive tasks on the user interfaces (UI) of enterprise applications, like Citrix, Oracle, and SAP. These tasks are rules-based and involve structured data.
why is it important?
Most big companies have many different systems that need to interact within business processes. Before RPA, these interactions were performed by people. RPA allows companies to automate the time-consuming “human hand-offs” between these systems.
how do winning companies use it?
• Ensuring that expenses in a T&E process comply with company rules
• Retrieving PDFs ofsettlement documents from email accounts • Routing invoices from Oracle to WorkFusion’s OCR engine
how does WorkFusion use it?
RPA is one of the tools in WorkFusion’s automation toolkit. Most business processes begin with pulling data andend with pushing data, and WorkFusion makes RPA easy to apply to business processes that tap into legacy applications.