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The IRPA AI Knowledge Forum provides marketplace intelligence from the pioneers and thought leaders of robotic process automation. View the latest white papers, expert commentary, case studies and best practices. Learn how practitioners, service providers and influencers are leveraging RPA to deliver unprecedented cost savings, gains in quality and productivity for their companies and customers. Subscription is free for members.

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$10B UiPath: Throwing Out The Silicon Valley Playbook

By Tom Taulli, IRPA AI & Forbes.com Contributor Last month, UiPath announced another mega round of funding.  This time it was for $225 million at a $10.2 billion valuation.  Alkeon Capital Management led the round and there was participation from Accel, Coatue, Sequoia Capital, Tencent, Tiger Global, Wellington, T. Rowe Price [...]

Message from IRPA AI Founder Frank Casale

Dear Colleague,Well, the rumors were true… I’m getting into the services game!  From launching IRPA AI and producing the “Woodstock of RPA” in 2013, to delivering the first wave of digital labor, my adventure continues.  After 27 years of running IRPA AI and The Outsourcing Institute, as well as investing in several startups, I announced [...]

Part II: AI & Supercharging Your RPA with Forbes' Tom Taulli

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8R1ubtZp0Yw In Part 2 of our interview with Tom Taulli, author of books on both AI and RPA, as well as a Forbes contributor on those topics, Tom dives into AI and how it can exponentially improve the power of your RPA implementations. Tom’s passion for AI is evident in this quick [...]

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Practitioner’s Perspective: Avaya Exec's Automation Roadmap

https://youtu.be/OttlqsQ_QfwIn our latest installment of the Practitioner's Perspective & Executive Interview Series, Ramesh Balanagu, Head of Digital Automation at Avaya shares his real-world experiences with implementing automation tools, as well as how to measure results from these projects. Listen in to hear Ramesh cover: - Why you shouldn’t implement RPA for the ‘sake’ of RPA - What digital transformation really means – from his practitioner’s perspective - The role of DevOps in automation  MORE CONTENT RESOURCES SCHEDULE FREE INDUSTRY BRIEFING CALL [...]

$10B UiPath: Throwing Out The Silicon Valley Playbook

By Tom Taulli, IRPA AI & Forbes.com Contributor Last month, UiPath announced another mega round of funding.  This time it was for $225 million at a $10.2 billion valuation.  Alkeon Capital Management led the round and there was participation from Accel, Coatue, Sequoia Capital, Tencent, Tiger Global, Wellington, T. Rowe Price Associates. In the RPA (Robotic Process Automation) world, UiPath is one of the leaders, possibly now the #1.  Consider that the ARR (Annual Recurring Revenue) is at over $400 million.  But the success was far from guaranteed.  The company’s co-founders -- Daniel Dines and Marius Tirca – initially focused on providing integration services [...]

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Articles, White Papers, and Case Studies

$10B UiPath: Throwing Out The Silicon Valley Playbook

By Tom Taulli, IRPA AI & Forbes.com Contributor Last month, UiPath announced another mega round of funding.  This time it was for $225 million at a $10.2 billion valuation.  Alkeon Capital Management led the round [...]

RPA and Adoption with Craig Le Clair, Forrester

Dan Goodstein, DEI/IPRA President, Media and Events, sits down with Craig Le Clair, Vice President, Principal Analyst at Forrester and author of Invisible Robots in the Quiet of the Night to discuss RPA adoption, scaling and the value of [...]

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Industry Perspectives and Expert Q&A's

Practitioner’s Perspective: Avaya Exec's Automation Roadmap

https://youtu.be/OttlqsQ_QfwIn our latest installment of the Practitioner's Perspective & Executive Interview Series, Ramesh Balanagu, Head of Digital Automation at Avaya shares his real-world experiences with implementing automation tools, as well as how to measure [...]

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