Frequently Asked Questions

Below are our most asked questions about Blue Prism. If you require further assistance, please contact us.


What is Robotic Automation?

What does Robotic Automation mean in the context of back office administrative process automation?

What are the advantages of robotically orchestrating existing applications through the user interface?

Is Robotic Automation like screen scraping or macros?

How easy is it to train and manage the robots activity?

Why is Robotic Automation different from Business Process Management Systems - BPMS?

Is Robotic Automation competitive with BPMS?

Is Robotic Automation a platform for rogue IT?

How much does robotic automation cost?

How do robots deal with human judgment?

What advantages does Robotic Automation deliver within an administrative back office context?

How does the approach fit with the enterprise architecture?

What type of processes are suitable for this style of automation?

How long does a robot automation project take?

Does the approach require a specialist development environment?

What systems can Blue Prism robotically integrate?

What hardware infrastructure do I need to run Blue Prism's Robotic Automation Platform?

Will you be modifying my existing systems?

Is Blue Prism's Robotic Automation Plaftorm secure and auditable?

How are process changes controlled and monitored?

I can think of plenty of processes that could be automated using robotic automation - how do I select the right ones?

How do I get started on delivering processes using Blue Prism?

How long does it take to establish the Operational Agility framework?

How long until my team are self-sufficient in developing automated processes?

What support do I need from Blue Prism Professional Services?