Robotic Process Automation (RPA) pioneer Blue Prism has made a bold move to respond to the increasing competition from its highly funded, privately held rivals with its first acquisition, of RPA-as-a-Service partner Thoughtonomy. Subject to certain conditions, the deal is expected to close by the end of July 2019.
On April 30, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) specialist UiPath announced that it had secured a fifth round of venture funding. This round alone is worth $568 million and values the company at over $7 billion, and it brings UiPath’s total funding to over $1 billion. In response to this news, my colleague Philip Carnelley tweeted: […]
Ivano Ortis Associate VP, IDC Retail Insights & IDC Manufacturing Insights Stefanie Naujoks Senior Research Manager Business ecosystems will play a major role in future as manufacturers find it increasingly difficult to be successful on their own. Producing high-quality products or having the most efficient production processes will no longer guarantee sole […]