robotic process automation (RPA)

Robotic process automation (RPA) permits businesses to automate rote tasks and free up employees’ time for more complex work. Read our insights on when, where, and how to leverage RPA technologies in marketing, IT, CSR, and more.

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ServiceNow Buys Intellibot

Craig Le Clair March 24, 2021
ServiceNow just announced that it plans to purchase Intellibot and add to its integration and process capabilities. As we predicted in 2020 (graphic below) the major low-code and cloud vendors are starting to move into the robotic process automation (RPA) market. The 2022 snapshot shows cloud low-code vendors such as ServiceNow and specialized domain-focused cloud […]
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Intelligent Creativity Overhauls The Creative Process

Jay Pattisall March 2, 2021
When technology and human ingenuity combine the result is Intelligent Creativity, a process that will redefine the how, who, and what of today's marketing.
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Entering The New Normal

Discover the five shifts that will change business and technology forever.

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After Retail Banking, Now Banks Must Transform Their Corporate Banking

Arnav Gupta February 26, 2021
Digital transformation is coming to corporate banking. Corporate banking today is antiquated due to its highly customized and complex product offerings; lack of challengers to drive innovation; and strong barriers to switching for clients. Enterprise clients have lived with a subpar experience for far too long. Now these clients are starting to demand change. They […]
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Automation Will Reshape Australia’s Job Market For Decades To Come

Sam Higgins February 22, 2021
Seven years ago, you could have been forgiven for thinking that every second person you knew would be unemployed in just over a decade. Headlines at the time were sensational and alarmist after Oxford academics Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael Osborne estimated that 47% of American jobs were at high risk of automation. While we […]
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2021年预测:自动化成为企业的当务之急

Craig Le Clair January 13, 2021
在过去的一年里,自动化的世界和其地位发生了巨大的变化。点击“阅读更多”了解Forrester对自动化在2021年的发展所作出的预测。
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机器人流程自动化(RPA)与自动化测试: 是友非敌 (Part 3)

Diego Lo Giudice December 14, 2020
自动化测试主要用于应用程序开发领域,而 RPA 的侧重点在于业务效率。尽管二者存在差异,但是应用程序开发和交付(AD&D)负责人应该取其优势所在。
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机器人流程自动化(RPA)与自动化测试:是友非敌 (Part 2)

Diego Lo Giudice December 14, 2020
自动化测试主要用于应用程序开发领域,而 RPA 的侧重点在于业务效率。尽管二者存在差异,但是应用程序开发和交付(AD&D)负责人应该取其优势所在。
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机器人流程自动化(RPA)与自动化测试:是友非敌 (Part 1)

Diego Lo Giudice December 14, 2020
自动化测试主要用于应用程序开发领域,而 RPA 的侧重点在于业务效率。尽管二者存在差异,但是应用程序开发和交付(AD&D)负责人应该取其优势所在。
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The Age Of Reinvention In Lending

Zhi Ying Barry December 13, 2020
The lending landscape is changing rapidly. While many of the drivers of change emerged over the past decade, COVID-19 has dramatically accelerated the pace of disruption. COVID-19 introduced massive business and operational challenges, turning lending risk assessment and management on its head.
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Announcing The Forrester Wave™: Insights-Driven Business Process Outsourcing, Q4 2020

Leslie Joseph December 2, 2020
Buyer demand for greater value from insights and technology such as RPA, data science, machine learning, and advanced analytics are forcing both classical BPO and omnichannel BPO vendors to retool themselves into insights-driven BPO's.
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Predictions 2021: Automation Becomes A Business Imperative

Craig Le Clair October 22, 2020
In less than a year automation moved from a long-term goal to a short-term necessity. Find out what Forrester predicts for the automation market in 2021.
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RPA 成功的十大黄金法则 (Part 4)

Leslie Joseph October 20, 2020
机器人流程自动化(RPA)促进了企业的自动化。但是,并非每个企业都能成功地实现稳定的、规模化的自动化。RPA也带来了一些隐患和陷阱。本报告帮助应用程序开发和交付(AD&D)专业人员确定RPA的重要考量因素,并提出10条成功的“黄金法则”。点击阅读更多。
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Systemic Risk And Robotics In The Future Of Work

Discover how systemic risk and robotics will transform the future of work — and what tools are available to address these trends.

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The Smaller, Smarter Future Of Agencies

Jay Pattisall October 15, 2020
The future of the “agency” is being shaped by technology. The belief that artificial intelligence and machines will displace human labor is pervasive across many industries. For agencies, embracing artificial intelligence (AI) and intelligent automation (IA) comes with trepidation that the human side of creativity will be forever lost. Even though AI tantalizes marketers with […]
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RPA 成功的十大黄金法则 (Part 3)

Leslie Joseph October 13, 2020
机器人流程自动化(RPA)促进了企业的自动化。但是,并非每个企业都能成功地实现稳定的、规模化的自动化。RPA也带来了一些隐患和陷阱。本报告帮助应用程序开发和交付(AD&D)专业人员确定RPA的重要考量因素,并提出10条成功的“黄金法则”。点击阅读更多。
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The Disruptive And Problem-Solving Potential Of Emerging Technologies In CPG, Healthcare, And Retail

Brian Hopkins September 22, 2020
Emerging technology is always changing, so we wanted to understand the impact on different industries. In this audio series, we speak with our analyst colleagues Jeff Becker, George Lawrie, and Arielle Trzcinski to explore how emerging technologies are changing (and will in the future), even solving some of the most important and complex issues in four key sectors: consumer packaged goods (CPG), healthcare providers, healthcare insurers, and retail. In a world where […]
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Learn The Key RPA Trends In China

Guannan Lu July 17, 2020
New Forrester research uncovers three key factors that lead to successful RPA deployments.
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Scaling RPA The Smart Way

What It Means June 25, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has increased interest in robotic process automation (RPA), while its biggest challenge remains scale. In this episode, Vice President and Principal Analyst Craig Le Clair and Principal Analyst Leslie Joseph discuss the challenges of and solutions to scaling RPA at this crucial time.
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Four Shocks Are Transforming The Future Of Work

Read The Executive’s Guide To The Future Of Work to learn what the shocks are and how to prepare your organization for them.

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This Is The Right Time To Make The Future Of Work Happen

James L. McQuivey, PhD June 22, 2020
The tools you need to transform your organization for the future are already here. Learn what they are and how to apply them today.
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A Post-Pandemic Automation Boost Across Europe Remains Uncertain

Bernhard Schaffrik June 9, 2020
Do European firms receiving public financial support face a conflict of interest in evaluating automation options?
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Use These First Principles To Succeed With Robotic Process Automation In 2020

Leslie Joseph June 1, 2020
Let’s just say that one measure of the hype that surrounds any emerging technology is the amount of new (and largely superfluous) jargon that it generates. The Enterprise Automation Market Needs Pragmatic Advice The market for robotic process automation (RPA) has been in hyper growth for a while now. RPA and its extension into intelligent […]
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