Companies join forces to add AI capabilities in automating routine business processes The leading automation software developer Blue Prism and the text analytics and cognitive computing company Expert System have partnered to empower Robotic Process Automation (RPA) with cognitive capabilities. The integration of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms into RPA offer the opportunity to improve labor
Demand for Robotic Process Automation Solutions Continues to Grow in Healthcare Industry. Ascension, the nation’s largest Catholic and non-profit healthcare system, has been selected as the first organization in North America authorized to train companies on a leading robotic process automation solution – Blue Prism’s Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software. Ascension’s Intelligent Process Automation team
Reveal Group Strengthens Global Partnership with Blue Prism to Transform Business Operations with World’s Most Successful Digital Workforce
Reveal Group, the global leader in operational transformation, today announced the further expansion of its strategic partnership with Blue Prism, leading developer of robotic process automation (RPA) software. The past three years have seen Reveal Group lead the market in RPA implementations across a breadth of industries and grow the largest number of accredited Blue
IEEE Approves New Standards Project IEEE P2755™—Guide to Terms and Concepts in Intelligent Process Automation
IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA), today announced the approval of the IEEE P2755™—Guide to Terms and Concepts in Intelligent Process Automation project. The new standards project aims to build a framework for terminology to help advance related standards efforts. Sponsored by IEEE’s Board of Governors
Leveraging Robotic Process Automation and a Low-Code Application Platform, Organizations Can Minimize Human Error, Drastically Reduce Processing Times, and Improve Customer Experience RESTON, VA — February 28, 2017 — Appian and Blue Prism, the pioneer of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software, today announced a technology alliance to better serve enterprises with their digital transformation initiatives.
Deloitte Catalyst Continues to Grow With Major Expansion Into the Robotics and Cognitive Automation Field
Four new firms will team with Deloitte in creating solutions for the digital workforce Deloitte announced today a significant expansion of its Deloitte Catalyst innovation ecosystem with the addition of four firms that lead the market in robotics, cognitive automation or both. The additions strengthen Deloitte’s Cognitive Advantage, a cognitive platform and suite of services
Blue Prism experienced unprecedented growth in 2016: in addition to signing 96 new customers, increasing contracted revenue growth of 205 percent and automating more than 1 billion transactions, Blue Prism IPOed on London’s AIM market in March, where our strong performance has been a testament to our status as the provider of the world’s most
Blue Prism Group plc (“Blue Prism” or the “Group”) Full Year Results Blue Prism (AIM: PRSM), a global leader in Robotic Process Automation (“RPA”), is pleased to announce its full year results for the year ended 31 October 2016. Financial Highlights Total contracted revenue increased 205% to £35.2m (FY15: £11.5m) Recognised revenue increased 59% to £9.6m
Mike Cawsey Joins as Regional Sales Director for Australia and New Zealand Blue Prism, the robotic process automation software company delivering the world’s most successful digital workforce, has announced the opening of a new Sydney office to meet the groundswell of demand in the region for the company’s RPA software platform. Several of Blue Prism’s
Accenture and Blue Prism Team to Provide Robotic Process Automation to Help Clients Accelerate Business Results, Improve Employee and Customer Experience
More than 40 organizations including Raiffeisen Bank International and Circle K already signed NEW YORK and LONDON; January 5, 2017—Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Blue Prism (AIM: PRSM), a leading provider of enterprise robotic process automation (RPA) software, are working together to provide RPA solutions to help organizations across industries automate a wide range of business
Blue Prism confirms its position as the world’s leading provider of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software, quadrupling the rate of new business with 96 new customers
More than 1 billion transactions executed by Blue Prism’s enterprise RPA software in the world’s most regulated and demanding industries. London and New York—November 28, 2016 — Closing out its first fiscal year [ending Oct. 31, 2016] since debuting on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange in March 2016, Blue Prism has reported
Blue Prism CEO Alastair Bathgate to Speak about “The Next Tech Revolution” at EY Strategic Growth Forum™
Bathgate joins panel to discuss how AI, robotics and blockchain will transform industries WHEN: Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. PST WHERE: The Strategic Growth Forum™, Palm Springs, California WHAT: Blue Prism Co-founder and CEO Alastair Bathgate will attend and speak at this year’s Ernst & Young (EY) Strategic Growth Forum™ – the country’s
Prodapt Launches Telebots Framework for Communications & Digital Service Providers, Leveraging Blue Prism’s Robotic Process Automation Software
Prodapt Solutions, a leading provider of consulting, transformation, and outsourcing services to communications service providers (CSPs) and digital service providers (DSPs), entered into a strategic alliance with Blue Prism, a leading enterprise-class Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software provider, and launched its TelebotsTM framework, which provides pre-built process automation for CSP and DSP back-office operations. Blue
According to ZDNet Editor-in-Chief Larry Dignan, tech companies today are getting an “overdose” of AI marketing. Just as the modern enterprise generates an increasing amount of data, there are an increasing number of AI and machine learning solutions on the market aimed at making sense of it all – Watson, Einstein, Alexa, Siri and Cortana,
Slough, 15th August 2016 – Global business outsourcing provider Arvato has entered a strategic partnership with Blue Prism to offer Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to help councils deliver back-office transformation. The partnership will see Arvato use the cutting-edge automation software to provide local authorities with an end-to-end solution of identifying, designing, building and monitoring automated
33 More Enterprises Benefit from Digital Workforce and Robotic Process Automation London and Miami — July 14, 2016 —Reporting its interim results for the first time since debuting on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange in March of 2016, Blue Prism reported noteworthy customer adoption of its enterprise-strength software robots and Robotic Process Automation
Blue Prism Group plc (“Blue Prism” or the “Group”) Interim results for the six months ended 30 April 2016 Blue Prism, a leader in Robotic Process Automation (“RPA”), is pleased to announce its results for the six months to 30 April 2016, the first interim results as a listed Group following its IPO on 18
Blue Prism Receives One of the Top Honors at the AIconics Awards, Named Best Enterprise Application of AI
Recognized for its Software Robots’ Ability to Revolutionize Business Productivity & Efficiency Blue Prism, a global leader in developing scalable, enterprise-strength software robots, today announced that it has been named the Best Enterprise Application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the AIconics Awards for its significant contributions and innovation to the AI community. Organized by AI Business, the awards celebrate the
Leading Provider of Enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Drives Global Growth of the Digital Workforce London & Miami, March 15, 2016 – Blue Prism, the pioneering developer of enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software, today announced its debut on AIM of the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The first developer of software robots to trade on the public markets,
London School of Economics (LSE) Publishes Definitive Research on Large-Scale Enterprise RPA Deployments, Featuring Blue Prism Customer Case Studies
Telefónica O2, Xchanging and a UK power utility company among featured customers that have yielded business results from secure, resilient and scalable enterprise RPA deployment LONDON & MIAMI, Feb. 16, 2016 – Blue Prism, the leading developer of enterprise robotic process automation (RPA) software, today announced that nine of the company’s customers are featured in a
In an article for TechCrunch, Blue Prism CEO Alastair Bathgate discusses how human and virtual workforces work together in the 21st century. Learn how automation is impacting both manual labor and office work in his article here.
Today, Hexaware Technologies Ltd., announced it would partner with Blue Prism to bring robotic process automation to the BPO sector. Read more about the partnership in the official release posted to our blog
Blue Prism today announced its partnership with Norwegian management consulting firm, ID Management. Already, insurance and financial organizations such as BN Bank have benefitted by automating key operational processes using Blue Prism’s RPA technology. More details on the partnership may be found on our blog.
According to Gartner, autonomous software, digital assistants and smart machines will have an expanding role in 2016. The research firm recently announced its Top 10 Strategic Predictions for 2016, underscoring the increasing presence robots, robotics and automation will have in the places we live and work. Learn about each of Gartner’s Top 10 predictions here.
Blue Prism has been recognized as One to Watch by the Sunday Times’ highly selective Tech Track program. Read more about the awards program and what CEO Alastair Bathgate has to say about this accomplishment here
Xchanging Becomes First Global Service Provider to Receive Enterprise Capability Certification for RPA
Xchanging’s Robotics Process Automation offering receives accredited status Xchanging plc, the business technology and services provider, has become the first service provider globally to receive the Enterprise Capability Certification status from Blue Prism, the virtual workforce company, following a framework assessment of Xchanging’s Robotics Process Automation (RPA). RPA is the application of technology that allows
Major IT and Business Process Services provider harnesses Blue Prism’s Enterprise Robotic Process Automation capabilities to drive new unique offering Leading European IT and Business Process Services provider Sopra Steria today announced that it has partnered with Blue Prism, itself the leading developer of Enterprise Robotic Process Automation (ERPA) software, to offer customers a pioneering service to expedite
Symphony Ventures and HFS discuss the myths and realities of RPA and the Virtual Workforce. Many of the same mavericks who helped build this business from the early days of transformational consulting, CoEs and shared services, through to lift and shift BPO, virtual captives, and, more recently the hybrid services delivery model, are now hopping
CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blue Prism, the leading developer of enterprise robotic process automation (RPA) software, today announced that it has opened an office in Chicago to support its explosive growth in the United States. The company, which already has a presence in Miami and the United Kingdom, will use its new, fourth office to house key members
Blue Prism Demonstrates Value of Robotic Process Automation in Global Healthcare Market with Key Customer Wins
Blue Prism has announced that ENOVATION, an international information and communication technologies company, will deploy its RPA software across divisions and countries. ENOVATION chose Blue Prism’s robotic process automation software to maximize operational efficiency, reduce labor costs and support clinical processes and systems integration on a much larger scale. The expansion of ENOVATION’s deployment is just
Blue Prism CEO Alastair Bathgate weighs in on RPA and how it is transforming the BPO and Shared Services industries in a recent article written by Bianca Wright for Global Delivery Report. Alastair shares, that contrary to popular belief, robots will not replace human workers, but rather create new job opportunities, as with any new
In a recent contributed post for Sourcing Focus, Blue Prism CEO Alastair Bathgate explains why RPA serves as a lifeline to the BPO industry, enabling BPOs to gain a competitive advantage by using an innovation solution that completes operations efficiently, accurately, and at a reduced cost. To learn more, read the full article here.
In a recent contribution to Professional Outsourcing, Blue Prism’s CEO Alastair Bathgate explores how robotic process automation is set to disrupt the outsourcing market by serving as a catalyst for on-shoring labor, presenting a lower cost alternative to off-shoring while increasing efficiency and accuracy. To learn more about how RPA serves as a catalyst for
Sutherland Global Services leverages Blue Prism’s robotic process automation software to execute core processes.
Blue Prism announced today that it has formed a strategic partnership with Sutherland Innovations labs, part of global provider of business process and technology management services Sutherland Global Services, to drive customer value by offering a unique, innovative solution that will accelerate widespread adoption of RPA within the BPO market. Read the full article in Business
Reporter Hannah Kuchler shares details on how Blue Prism is revolutionizing back-office processes with its efficient, cost-effective software robots, and explains how the company is poised to disrupt the outsourcing industry. Read the story here, or see the below for an excerpt. Blue Prism, a UK-based company that works for the back office of customers including Barclays and
Agreement extends use of Blue Prism robotic automation software as part of key strategic customer service and quality initiatives. Blue Prism, the leading developer of robotic automation software, announced today that npower, a leading UK energy company and part of the RWE Group, has signed a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract for the use of Blue
Blue Prism CEO Alastair Bathgate joined leading industry influencers in a recent HfS webinar to discuss how organizations can leverage robotic automation to strike the right balance for their finance, shared services and outsourcing strategies and create global operating models that scale more effectively, standardize processes, and generate more meaningful data. See more at HfS.
Thoughtonomy taps Blue Prism robotic automation software platform to create solutions designed for service and support organizations worldwide. Seeking to improve millions of manual processes for service and support organizations across the globe, thoughtonomy has launched a new technology platform which deploys software robots to serve as virtual workers in delivering end-to-end automation of manual support processes.
BOSTON – Robert L. Mitchell of Computerworld Blogs after meeting with Alastair Bathgate, CEO of Blue Prism on how software robots are the “Next Big Thing”. The Merriam Webster dictionary defines a robot as “a real or imaginary machine that is controlled by a computer and is often made to look like a human or
BOSTON – Bob Brown of Network World meets with Alastair Bathgate, CEO of Blue Prism and reports on how “cool” software robots are going to change the nature of administrative work. The term software robots is something Blue Prism CEO Alastair Bathgate hopes will become increasingly clear to people though, in part through attention Google
Blue Prism Recognized as a “Global Hot 100” Company by World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship
New York, NY – October 9th 2013 – Blue Prism, the leading developer of robotic automation software, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the “Global Hot 100” companies by The World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship. Since its launch at the United Nations in 2006, the World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship has annually
Blue Prism, the pioneer of robotic automation software, has signed an OEM partnership with TotalMobile. Blue Prism’s technology integrates with TotalMobile’s App platform to provide a fully automated, end to end, mobile working solution that integrates with any NHS Trust patient administration or clinical system. This alliance will increase productivity, improve service and save costs
Company to provide Virtual Back Office resources, consulting and support for organizations ready to benefit from Blue Prism’s Robotic Automation software. . Alastair Bathgate, CEO of Blue Prism, said, “Our relationship with Virtual Operations is in response to continued growing demand for our Robotic Automation software and technical support services from companies in the United
Blue Prism, the pioneer of robotic automation software, has been named a “Cool Vendor in ‘Business Process Services’ within Gartner’s 2013 report.* This influential report identifies Blue Prism as a company that is innovative, impactful and intriguing. For more information on the Gartner, Inc., Cool Vendor in Business Process Service report, (April 2013) click here. Alastair
The robotic back office worker arrives in the US UK company, Blue Prism, has expanded its operations into the US, with the opening of its first office in Miami. This move is in response to strong demand for its robotic automation software. Blue Prism’s unique, technology will help US organisations to automate their manual back
An article in Live Mint & The Wall Street Journal, explains how Blue Prism’s products are rapidly creating serious competition to the services of Indian IT firms. “Robots and humanoids that automate and deliver information technology (IT) projects at a cost that is less than one-fourth the billing rates of engineers from Tata Consultancy Services
CIO Magazine highlights Blue Prism’s robotic automation technology and its potential impact on the offshore outsourcing sector. “Robotic automation and autonomic systems–such as those that enable non-engineers to create software or intelligently manage IT infrastructure–could be an offshore-outsourcing killer.” Read the article in Cio.com
Blue Prism will be participating at The Executive Network’s definitive Customer Experience event for the UK Communications industry. This major summit, at The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, London, takes place on the 12th September 2012. Blue Prism will be discussing how robotic automation can help improve customer experience by ensuring agile and efficient back office operations.
Blue Prism hosted a meeting for its customers in the North of the UK on July 20th, at Haydock Racecourse. Blue Prism’s CEO Alastair Bathgate presented a company update and discussed the marketing programs including the collaboration with Intellect and the Automate Britain program. Attendees included senior representatives in business operations and IT functions from
Online shopping giant Shop Direct has deployed software to automate business processes without eating into the IT department’s busy timetable. See the article here: www.computerweekly.com/news/2240157961/Online-shopping-giant-automates-processes-with-software Online shopping giant Shop Direct has deployed software to automate business processes without eating into the IT department’s busy timetable. The online retailer, which has over 10 million registered customers and
At NOA 25, 02 will be presenting a case study on their use of robotic automation and Blue Prism will be demonstrating its unique self-service robotic automation technology. The technology enables business operations, in service industries, and Business Process Outsourcers (BPO’s), to rapidly automate manual back office processes by creating their own virtual, robotic, workforce.
Mobile operator O2 has deployed Blue Prism’s software to automate business processes, which will reduce the cost of back office operations and cut its reliance on offshore recruitment to cope with spikes in workload. Blue Prism’s software also enables O2 to make changes to business processes, thus freeing up the IT department to focus on
Blue Prism participates in Forrester Research BPMS conference at the Sheraton Hotel, Boston, MA, USA Blue Prism participated in this event which highlighted the following: “Today’s business executives have sky-high expectations of Business Process (BP) Professionals. Not only must BP pros deliver process improvement breakthroughs across the organization, but they’re also instrumental in driving transformation
Software developed by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust has been adopted by 15 other trusts across the UK. The trust designed interactive technology for self service appointment check-in kiosks in collaboration with Blue Prism and Intouch with Health. http://www.hospitaliteurope.com/article/26623/In-house_hospital_IT_project_goes_national Software developed by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust has been adopted by 15 other trusts
“Blue Prism complements and extends our existing integration capabilities to include any application, written in any technology and provided by any supplier. Complementing our existing solutions, we now have 100% integration capability and Blue Prism’s enterprise strength technology really underpins our future strategy” – Kate Thompson, ICT Director, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust In
Blue Prism, the leading provider of operational agility software and healthcare integration specialist E.Novation UK have announced a new commercial partnership arrangement which will focus on supporting the UK and Irish healthcare markets to achieve greater levels of systems integration and process automation. Under the agreement E.Novation UK will sell, implement and support the Blue Prism Healthcare Edition
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals selects Blue Prism and Intouch for new technology to improve patient care and experience
A large acute hospital Trust in Yorkshire has recently worked with Blue Prism and Intouch to put in place innovative new patient systems which are improving patient care and experience. The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, which has opened brand new hospitals in Pontefract and Wakefield, looked at new innovative ideas on how to improve
Blue Prism, the operational agility software company, today announced the opening of their London offices. Alastair Bathgate, CEO of Blue Prism commented “we have seen a tremendous increase in our activity in and around London in the last 6 months with new customers and partners and so I am delighted to announce that we have opened a London office
Destiny, the UK’s leading provider of digital pen business solutions and Blue Prism, the operational agility software company, have joined forces to offer an exciting and innovative solution for Mobile Healthcare professionals. Under the terms of the agreement Blue Prism is licensing its Integration Server technology to Destiny, to form a vital component in the
Martin Flood has joined Blue Prism as Director of Sales, bringing with him a solid track record of Sales & Sales Management experience spanning more than two decades in the IT business. Predominantly working in Enterprise Software, Martin’s roles have ranged from large international organisations such as Sybase and Sun Microsystems through to early stage
Case study now available showing how Shop Direct Group Financial Services quickly marshalled operational support for the launch of a new insurance product using Blue Prism software. Without Blue Prism the process would have required 22 staff. Blue Prism announces the publication of a case study showing how Shop Direct Group used Blue Prism software to provide operational
The Co-operative Bank has increased operational efficiency as part of an “agiliy program” using Blue Prism software. Blue Prism announces the publication of a case study showing how The Co-operative Bank has adopted Blue Prism technology to drive a program of multiple operational efficiency improvement projects throughout the Bank. The Co-operative Bank chose Blue Prism technology as part of
The JJB Sports Dome, Trafford Park, Manchester was the location for the first game in the ‘Blue Prism 5 aside World Series’. A team of young, energetic and skilful footballers from the Barclays Bank business automation team were led to a magnificent 15-6 victory by the veteran Seamus Lynch. The Blue Prism team performed admirably
Blue Prism Limited, the operational agility software company, is pleased to announce that Pat Geary has joined as Chief Marketing Officer. “As Blue Prism moves forward, the key focus of the business is on developing and extending our technology for new markets” commented Alastair Bathgate, Blue Prism CEO, “so we are delighted that Pat has
£2 billion when you hang up the phone?* – Technology entrepreneur takes strategic stake in software company with potential to define new market. Blue Prism Limited, the operational agility software company, is pleased to announce that Jason Kingdon has joined as executive Chairman. This is part of a strategic investment from Kingdon’s recently formed venture
Blue Prism Limited, the operational agility software company, is pleased to announce that Neil Wright has joined as Director of Professional Services. “As Blue Prism continues to grow we wanted to strengthen our professional Services capability to ensure we continue to delight our customers and create new service and solution propositions” commented Alastair Bathgate, Blue
Everyday Financial Solutions, a subsidiary of Littlewoods Shop Direct Group, is to deliver business efficiency improvements with Blue Prism. Manchester , UK : Everyday Financial Solutions, the financial services division of the Littlewoods Shop Direct Group has contracted with Blue Prism Limited to automate three highly resource-dependent processes within its credit and collections department. The
“The queue is now managed entirely by the Blue Prism solution requiring little human intervention and the project is well on its way to achieving all of our objectives” Manchester, UK: Co-operative Financial Services has completed a project to automate the bank’s ‘excess queue’ procedure, using Blue Prism’s Automate product. The excess queue procedure is
Budget and resource constraints and a focus on strategic projects inevitably lead to pockets of rogue behaviour, report 67% of IT managers surveyed. Manchester, UK: A strong governance model where collaboration between IT and the business is encouraged would help control rogue IT behaviour according to 75% of IT respondents in a recent survey conducted
About the author
Alastair Bathgate has worked in the enterprise software field since 1996, before which he spent a decade in various management positions at a leading bank. This has given Alastair a unique understanding of operational business processes and how technology can be used to improve efficiency and service. He co-founded Blue Prism in 2001 and has been CEO since.