Automation Anywhere (AA) Pricing and License Cost

Logeshbabu Jothy
Head Transformer at FLSmidth
They are already coming out with a community license, which is really good. That's something that I wish to have. View full review »
AutoMan9843
Automation Manager - Nordic at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
We just did a round of price comparison on a global scale and found it's so hard to compare the license prices. But, Automation Anywhere, in general, is on the same price level as the other vendors, a bit lower in some cases. If we're thinking about the list prices, the Enterprise platform license fee is quite high. If you have five Bot Runner licenses, five bot creator licenses, a Control Room, and an Enterprise License fee, Automation Anywhere is much more expensive than the others. But if you have a global agreement with them, the Enterprise platform fee is shared between all the entities that are using Automation Anywhere. In that scenario, it would be a lot cheaper. The prices are quite okay. View full review »
Priya Batish
Business Advisory Manager (AVP) at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
# Licensing: One of the components of key drivers for us to renew our contract is AI or automation. As an organization, we are moving toward smarter operations. Our pricing a year ago was $600 per license, but I am not sure of our current licensing cost. # Set up cost: Additional costs will be for the machines and the number of machines that you are using. You can deploy virtually as well as on physical machines. In both the situations, you do need to allocate a certain budget for securing the machines and where the software will be installed and running. # Dedicated Machines: The machines cannot be used for anything else, because only a certain bot can run at a certain time. You need to be very particular about your scheduling of running the bots, and while the bot is running nobody can use the machine. You cannot have an agent working on a machine and the bot running in the background. The machine has to be completely dedicated. # Network Bandwidth and Disk Space: Then there are the network bandwidth requirements and disk space requirements, which are additional costs apart from the licensing and software costs. The developer is also going to charge you for their coding time too. View full review »
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Sharad Soni
Director Of Innovation at Quantum AI
If you look at the capital expenditure, Automation Anywhere is number two to UiPath. But if you take a long-term view, on a scalable model of a large number of bots coming out, it slowly goes on to become the costliest tool. There is something they can do about that. I did a cost comparison on short-term basis, long-term basis, CapEx versus OpEx, and Automation Anywhere is the costliest. Surprisingly, Blue Prism becomes the cheapest, if you look at the long-term view. That's because of the licensing terms, the pricing policy, and the engagement models. Blue Prism doesn't want you to buy just one license. They want you to sign up for the long-term, for at least a minimum block of ten licenses. Automation Anywhere can give you a single license, so the capital expenditure is low. But as you go on, the OpEx, the regular increase in the number of licenses and the price per, starts to add up. The capital expenditure goes out right at the point of buying the tool. For Automation Anywhere, I would need to spend $20,000. UiPath can give me something for $6,000, while Blue Prism will come in at $300,000. If I'm just experimenting, or I don't have a need for a large number of bots, or I can optimize my design to run bots sequentially on the same machine, Automation Anywhere vs UiPath is quite comparable. View full review »
ShripadMhaddalkar
Director of Operations at XLNC Technologies
The pricing and licensing of Automation Anywhere plays an important rule in the Indian market because in the Indian market $10,000 USD is too much. Hence, the pricing tends to go down depending on the customer relationship with the partner: A starter pack is $10,000 and an enterprise pack is $100,000. If you go through an implementation partner, you can get good deals. They can save some money. An annual contract is really beneficial for support. View full review »
Kalyan Bitra
CTO at Sage IT
One of the important from the community side of it is the Bot Store, which is one of the biggest factors that I can think of. It is like a marketplace. View full review »
BPMan456
BPM Analyst at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
We're just starting to renew our license, and we were quoted $115,000 without the IQ Bot. The IQ Bot is another $30,000. This is with very limited pages, as we go through our first projects. The majority of the cost was for ten days of onsite training. View full review »
Venkata Sreedhar Nalam
Technical Architect at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Automation Anywhere University is pretty good. They make it available free for everyone. You can download and learn from it. The courses are tailor-made. It's pretty decent. One can just go through the courses and start developing bots straightaway. View full review »
Abdul Subhan
Senior Automation Engineer at Ryan india
We have purchased licenses, but are trying to obtain more bot programmer licenses. That should be happening in the next week. View full review »
Principa8942
Principal Analyst at a consumer goods company with 10,001+ employees
As our team size increases, we may get some more licenses for the tool. View full review »
BPMan456
BPM Analyst at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
It looks like it will be right around $115,000, not counting IQ Bot, which we won't renew until later. View full review »
Shashi Pagadala
Manager of RPA Development at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
It has good licensing costs which are average for the market. View full review »
BIManagec9cf
Business Transformation Manager at a maritime company with 10,001+ employees
Licensing is done on a yearly basis. There are some additional costs beyond the standard licensing fees. There are a couple of add-ons we've looked at: The IQ Bot for OCR and machine-learning were add-ons, as well as the Bot Insights - the analytics. We got The Bot Insights rolled in immediately, on a trial basis. The Meta Bots, if not immediately, we had added on very early on. The IQ Bot is something that we've been looking into recently. We have not yet purchased that license. We have run a PoC with it and are looking into adding that on. View full review »
Technica8809
Technical Lead at Verizon Communications
For Runner we paid around five-thousand dollars and for Creator we paid around three-thousand dollars. The cost depends on the environment of an organization. I don't have the exact figures, but these are the production figures provided to me. We don't have a license for cognitive document processing yet. We are identifying the use cases for it. View full review »
Aman_Kumar
Technical Analyst at Tesco India
I am using that Automation Anywhere Master Certification for version 11. Recently, this has been updated in Automation Anywhere University. Until this month, it's free to use. There are no charges. That's why I would like to complete it this month. We are waiting for them to release version A2019 version of Automation Anywhere University. View full review »
Mahaan Pai
IT Analyst at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
I don't know exactly what the pricing schemes are for the product as this type of negotiation is not my responsibility, but I think the basic pricing comes to $15,000. We have many employees and perhaps not so many doing Bot development and deployment. The Bots can service a lot of people and I think the rest of the pricing is based on usage. View full review »
SeniorDi7ec0
Senior Director, Digital Transformation at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
On a yearly basis, our licensing costs are about $80,000. We bought a package and when we tried to get this high-availability to work we bought some extra Bot Runners. I know that if we buy IQ Bot there's an additional cost for that but we haven't gotten there yet. View full review »
Abhineet Sood
Consultant at Zs
The number of licenses that required when evaluating a solution was not a hundred bot licenses or Bot Runner machines. At that time, we were not looking at scale and that is where Automation Anywhere helped us. Including the AWS setup and everything per license, it costs us around $10,000 on an annual basis. I believe that is pretty reasonable considering the teams that we have. View full review »
Brian Walling
Global IT Director at a logistics company with 501-1,000 employees
Cost is the biggest area in need of improvement for Automation Anywhere. Annually it's $250,000. That's what deterred us right away. We stopped using it as a primary solution because of the costs. We did not apply hardware to that, because we've already got the cost baked into our infrastructure. Otherwise, there would have been hardware costs on top of that. If we really took a full, all-in cost for Automation Anywhere, it would have been much higher. But we don't do it that way. There are three big, heavy-hitters in RPA, with Automation Anywhere probably being the premier, followed by Blue Prism, and then UiPath. Of those three, Blue Prism and Automation Anywhere are very expensive, but the accomplishments are the same. UiPath is pretty affordable as a buy-in, with the accomplishments being the same. Overall, each has its own uniqueness, strengths, and weaknesses, but when it comes to looking at it on the financial side, Automation Anywhere is probably one of the most expensive to have an all on-prem solution. We're all about on-prem. It was very expensive to stand that up. We went with UiPath. View full review »
Matthew Wilde
Director of Shared Services at iHeartMedia
We purchased AA through ISG and have done both annual renewals and a multi-year renewal, the latter recently. It has been very easy to add bots on an as-needed basis. There are no additional costs from Automation Anywhere, but there is obviously the infrastructure costs for the VMs. View full review »
Reviewer93480
Director of Business Process Improvement at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
Price is where I'm least satisfied. Other vendors are more willing to offer discounts. View full review »
Bill Weathersby
Board member at Transform AI
No one is balking at the cost. They are market rates and will change, but no one is saying, "That is ridiculous or impossible." They are saying, "Show me the ROI and prove that the cost is accurate." One of the things that will be good for the community will be to get the free version to download, which came out just a month ago called Community Edition. So, you can actually download it and try it for yourself. View full review »
Prakasha S
Solution Architect at Accenture
The setup cost for AA is always fixed since the configuration won't change much for the different number of bots, the license cost is lower in AA, View full review »
reviewer1452099
Senior Consultant at Capgemini
So far so good. When it comes to 2019 and the AA cloud I think many are skeptical about the pricing and support model. For example, we are already on our own cloud, AWS and azure so as a cost-effective solution we would obviously want to choose our own platform for hosting. Be it IAAS, PAAS, SAAS etc. Now that AA is proposing a cloud as well, we are still in the thinking phase of the costing model to see if this fits us better in terms of revenue and margins. We are looking forward to experiencing the AA cloud soon. View full review »
Dhiraj Dedhia
Sr. RPA Consultant at Thirdware Solution Ltd.
The one-time setup cost can be fully recovered with the ROI achievement within six months, provided the implementation of bots is planned properly. The pricing and licensing are definitely moderate to costly but easily recoverable by achieving ROI quickly. Our setup cost was only procuring AWS instances but installations are performed in-house. View full review »
Software66b3
Software Engineer at The Travelers Companies, Inc.
The nice part about being on the software development side is that we have don't have to deal with licenses etc. I've had to in the past. Put it this way: It becomes easier and easier to sell when they can see what we're doing. View full review »
SeniorCo515c
Senior Consultant at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
I don't agree with the IQ Bot licensing costs, which depends on the consumption of the document rather than per bot or user. This is confusing for me, because most of the cases for us in a possible future scenario, there would be a lot of invalid data to be scanned to get to real data. E.g., we would have to supply approximately 100 pages of scanned data to extract two pages of original data. In these type of cases, the IQ Bot might be a costly venture. View full review »
RohitShetty
Product Owner of RPA at a mining and metals company with 10,001+ employees
IQ Bots are very costly. It's not a sustainable bot for us as of now. We will look for better, alternate options for that. View full review »
Sagakumar Gangipelly
Sr. Software Engineer at Ryan India Tax
Currently, we are using attended automation. We do have unattended bots but are in the process of procuring some other licenses. In future, we will make a few bots unattended as well. View full review »
Reginald Christian
Head IT Operations and Infrastructure at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
More than 40 to 50 percent of the IT budget will be for the cost of automation projects in the coming years since these projects enhance operations add value. View full review »
reviewer1464705
Manager, Robotic Process Automation at Celerity
I really enjoy the pricing options with Automation Anywhere, as they are able to flex their ability to adapt to the needs of the customer really well. I am sure the specifics for some pricing are on a partner-by-partner basis but providing the ability to scale the licenses, setup, and pricing to the customer is a huge benefit with Automation Anywhere. Their technical support system and response times directly to a partner are really good. View full review »
Dimitris Papageorgiou
Partner at Ernst & Young
I've seen the price vary by opportunity cost, in essence, for Automation Anywhere. If they think that the client is going to scale and adopt a tool, the price could change. There is variability based on how quickly and how substantially you want to invest in it. View full review »
reviewer1457211
Business Operations Associate Consultant at ZS Associates
The costs are just a one-time cost, but the amount of savings it will generate is uncountable. So it's better to invest in something now, learn and start saving your time, effort, and money in the future. View full review »
reviewer1439841
RPA Developer at Silver Touch Technologies Ltd.
With the newer cloud version of Automation Anywhere product, the setup cost has been cut down because the customer doesn't need to invest in new hardware. Automation Anywhere is flexible in terms of costing and licensing. View full review »
Pratyush Kumar
Delivery Manager, Robotics Process Automation at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
They give us a good deal on the licensing because we bundle and customize things. If you ask to get a bulk business deal, you will receive more benefit. If you take other products from the suite, like IQ Bot, you can also receive a deal on the licensing. We have also worked with them for so long now that we have developed a relationship. View full review »
Brian Dsouza
Sr IS Manager at Amgen Inc.
Roughly, as of today, it is around $250,000 annually. View full review »
Kumaran Dayalan
VP of Corporate Finance at Refinitiv
We are currently negotiating a contract. Depending upon that, we will definitely look at increasing usage. View full review »
Dona Manuel
Technical Lead at Titan company
The pricing strategy is one license, one creator. It is more complicated than that depending on the options you choose. View full review »
Mudhukrishna Lalapet
RPA Developer at InnoWise
Pricing is a bit high when compared to other available tools; however, the tool is worth the cost. View full review »
reviewer1462716
Assistant Manager at Deloitte
Automation anywhere is best suited for processes that have high volume and are repetitive. They offer good discounts when purchased in bulk or they provide extra bit runner runners with the existing prices. The setup cost basically depends on usage. They can be installed both on-premises or on the cloud depending upon the user's requirement. View full review »
reviewer1468989
IT Consultant at ITC Infotech
It's cheapest among the competition, although bargaining is a must. Different licenses are for Bot Runner and Bot Creator, which saves on the cost. View full review »
reviewer1466877
Technology Test Lead at Infosys Technologies Ltd
1. Setup cost is minimal as AAE Control Room is hosted in the cloud. Also, with AAE no dedicated setups need to be run and installed 2. Licensing cost is relatively less compared to other solutions on the market 3. Pricing stands out well compared to other solutions View full review »
Businessb9e8
Business Transformation Manager at a maritime company with 10,001+ employees
Yearly, our licensing costs are about $90,000 to $100,000. There will be additional licensing costs when we add more Bot Runners to our infrastructure. View full review »
AnkitAnand
Senior Consultant at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
As far as costs, it depends on your use. We started with a basic department pack, which is over 10K. The additional costs depend on the scale of the engagement and how it pans out. We customize to our needs on the go. View full review »
Avinash Nyamati
Senior Analyst at Merck KGaA
In the Indian market, I feel that for mid-size companies, such as ourselves, that having multiple bots costs a lot. If Automation Anywhere wants to expand in the Indian market, they will need to look at their pricing. View full review »
Manohar-Reddy
Service Delivery and Operations at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
The licensing cost is approximately $4,000 USD, which is a seed license. You can have as many licenses as you want but the moment you start using them, they charge for them. For example, if you have purchased two hundred and fifty licenses to use over one thousand machines then at any point, only two hundred and fifty users can log in. View full review »
reviewer1463937
Jr. RPA Developer at ProEchoes Technology
This is a comprehensive automation offering with a scalable architecture and flexible pricing models. This keeps the RPA TCO low and you can automate with confidence. View full review »
Sujay Ghosh
Team Lead at Accenture
Approximately, for a developer, it is around $750 for a license a year. For Bot Runners, it is about $550. View full review »
Architec82e8
Architecht at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I'm not sure what the monthly licensing cost is, as that is taken care of by another team, but I would say it's around $100,000. View full review »
RpaLead259a
RPA Lead at Juniper Networks
Our annual licensing costs for the entire company are $100,000. View full review »
AnilSharma1
Senior RPA Consultant at a consumer goods company with 10,001+ employees
I believe it is $10,000 for Bot Creator. View full review »
reviewer1446603
Bot Developer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
I don't have any information about the pricing or licensing on offer. It's my understanding that there's different pricing, depending on how many licenses a client needs. It's very flexible. If a client just needs a certain aspect, they can just get a license for that. View full review »
Amirul Arifin
Head of Automation at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
You need to be mindful about the initial server costs if you go with an on-premise deployment model as the specification can surprise some of your stakeholders. For licensing, always try to get through reselling partners for getting more customized and better prices. View full review »
reviewer1466988
Senior RPA+Cognitive Developer at Innova Solutions
I feel the cost of licensing is very high for the A2019 version. There is nothing much to say about the setup cost. View full review »
VpIsGlob37e5
VP IS Global Development at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
We have a three-year contract with Automation Anywhere. View full review »
reviewer1460082
Information Technology Software Developer at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
Know ahead of time what capabilities you are going to require and plan accordingly to determine the total number of user licenses and development licenses required. View full review »
reviewer1454436
RPA Developer at R-Path Automation
As an RPA developer, I do not personally have much to say about this topic. I find the license pricing to be competitive and reflective of the pricing models throughout the RPA space, and I believe there is a lot of value in continuing to maintain the free community edition platform. View full review »
reviewer1468443
RPA Platform Architect at Accenture
Setup: A2019 is very easy. A single installer does it all. Cost: Cheaper compared to Blue Prism and UiPath Orchestrator. Licensing: Floating licensing View full review »
reviewer1442205
Sr. software engineer at Accenture
My only suggestion in terms of pricing is very generic and that is to consider that as much as RPA saves cost and does automation, please get a realistic estimation done on whether you are really achieving any ROI over your investment with RPA. Once you are sure about it, go for it. View full review »
Kunal Goel
Digital Expert at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
It's cheaper than other similar solutions. View full review »
VikramAbhishekSah
Associate Consultant at Ernst & Young
Costs are ok. IQ Bot is too expensive. Bot Vision should come for free as one can easily use a number of other visualization options for free. There is no point in paying too much for too little. View full review »
Deepika Bale
Specialist Quality Operations at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
This solution costs approximately $3,500 USD per license. For a large company, this cost would not matter, although if I had a very small organization and I wanted to automate a small process then this would be a bit costly. View full review »
reviewer1452111
Business Transformation Manager at HGS - Hinduja Global Solutions
We would advise going for Automation Anywhere as it is cost-efficient and easy in-terms of licensing form. View full review »
reviewer1469025
RPA Consultant at KGISL
Pricing depends upon the number of licenses required by the company. They can implement using the community version. If their business can be automated based upon the business process workload they can decide a number of Bot runner and Developer licenses are required. View full review »
Sunilkumar Venugopal
RPA Solution Architect at Olam International
I think it's $5,500 per license. View full review »
Mithun Kumar
Advisory Council Member at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our costs are approximately between $5,000 to $10,000 per license. They have a ridiculously expensive bot licensing structure, especially for the Asian region. View full review »
reviewer1457208
Developer at a tech services company
I usually advise them not to worry about the overall cost since the outcome will be profitable. View full review »
Vince Marion Espinosa
Software Engineer Analyst at Accenture
I advise users or prospective buyers of this product to know more about the features they offer before diving in with this solution, pricing-wise. It is one of the most affordable RPA solutions, and as for licensing, they offer a community edition that greatly helps anyone who aspires to learn about the product before buying the enterprise solution. It will give them an overview of the features and functionalities that they will encounter when using the robot. View full review »
reviewer1390506
Delivery Manager (RPA : Robotics Process Automation) & Automation Architect at Accenture
Looking at overall feasibility from features to costing perspective we have taken a call to go along with AA. Installation is easy however pricing etc. can be reduced a bit as it is still more for small business/automation. View full review »
reviewer1460994
BI & Analytics Consultant at Deloitte
We are not into advisory. We only use the tool. View full review »
reviewer1458816
DevOps at Centrax Systems
There is a free trial so that they can get an overview, and there are different licenses that are very affordable and can suit every business model. View full review »
Consulta48d2
Consultant at Ernst & Young
Automation Anywhere is a bit more expensive. This is one of the things that we face when we talk to small start ups in Bangalore. They want to do an RPA implementation, but don't have the money. UiPath is the answer. View full review »
Saifuddin Dhankot
Support Engineer at MIndfields Global
The Sales team would take care about pricing, since other teams were also using AA. Licensing was modified based on the runners needed as per the projects. Number of developer licenses were fixed. View full review »
SeniorIT8b1c
Senior IT Design Analyst at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
We have 10 licenses right now. View full review »
reviewer1452123
Business Analyst at Accenture
It's a great product, timely support, and guidance. View full review »
Shantanu Devlekar
RPA Developer at Omfys Technologies Pvt Ltd
I'm an RPA developer, so I don't have any idea about the cost or pricing but the licenses for developers and runner IQ Bot are pretty good. View full review »
Sunil Ranka
Founder at Predikly
The cost is anywhere between $10,000 and $100,000. View full review »
Shashikala Muthukuda
Software Engineer at POTENZA (PVT) LTD
Pricing is affordable and I would recommend beginning with the Starter Package. View full review »
reviewer1458450
RPA at XLnc
The cloud-based version comes at an increased cost, although our clients are happy with the new features and have not complained about the pricing. Precious things are valuable, and they know that. View full review »
reviewer1468062
RPA Developer at Nine A Business Connect
Considering the cost, it is a bit high, but worth the price because the output accuracy is high. View full review »
Kumar Animesh
Senior Technical Consultant at Fujitsu India
Licensing is not done by us but by the server team. They provide the infra and they manage the installation and licensing because licensing is very costly. It's a very confidential thing. They cannot share the license with everyone. If I compare it with Blue Prism, Automation Anywhere is cheaper. Blue Prism is very costly. Automation Anywhere's pricing follows the market, not less and not more. View full review »
DilonDsouza
Sr Manager at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
may not be able to comment here. View full review »
reviewer1445445
RPA Consultant at Infogain
If it is saving FTE and Generating a good ROI then it is Worth Investing. View full review »
reviewer1460628
Technology Lead at Infosys Technologies Ltd
There was a little confusion in terms of the setup costs for the pure cloud version because it was a bit misleading when we understood that all the Control rooms and the bot creators and runners would be on the cloud. The provisioning for the bot agents was not understood immediately. View full review »
reviewer1469046
Deputy Manager - Automation, Business Transformation at a performing arts with 10,001+ employees
The licensing model and cost are very impressive. Now, you do not have to worry about infra setup cost like Server, Database as it comes free of cost with the A2019 cloud version. View full review »
reviewer1446147
Senior Manager at Genpact - Headstrong
The pricing of AA is quite high as compared to other tools as it's one of the best RPA tools available in the market. View full review »
reviewer1462719
Group Manager at WNS Global Services
We generally follow the Gain-Sharing Pricing model, which enables the customer to start getting the RPA benefits right from day one of their implementation. View full review »
Dhaneel Shanthpure
Founder and CEO at Digigro
We are using the trial version. We are still trying to come to a conclusion about purchasing the product, which will take some time. Their licensing processes are in par with most industry standards. View full review »
Navinkumar Sadasivam
Quality Analyst at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
Small companies can't afford this cost as the pricing is a little higher. View full review »
ShubhamSinghal
AI and RPA Practice Head at In2IT Technologies
The product starts at $10,000 and then it's up to you regarding how much you can consume. Comparatively speaking, the costs are higher for Automation Anywhere. View full review »
reviewer1457235
Deputy Manager (RPA) at WNS Global Services
Cost-wise, it should be reduced. View full review »
reviewer1387335
RPA Program Manager at a engineering company with 10,001+ employees
Each RPA Tool has its own limitation & benefits - For an early started UiPath may be a better option because the license cost is less but once you Scale & Try to move to advance complex Use Cases involving Cognitive it may not help much View full review »
Mayur Kacha
Development Consultant at Infogain
They're very flexible around pricing and licensing. View full review »
reviewer1469010
Technical Consultant at PT. Mitra Integrasi Informatika
The cost of this solution is a little bit high, but it is worth the price. View full review »
reviewer1452882
Senior Testing Consultant at Dark Horse Digital
The price is very reasonable. View full review »
reviewer1464582
Associate at Cognizant Technology Solutions
Regarding the price, licensing, and maintenance, Automation Anywhere provides its customers with its best and affordable value. View full review »
reviewer1452870
Associate Director - Projects at Cognizant
The setup cost depends on multiple factors, so you need to get details before choosing. View full review »
Ankit Singh
Software Engineer at Capgemini
Setup cost is a bit okay, but once it is up, it can give a great amount of ROI. View full review »
reviewer997830
GIS Engineer at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Overall, the pricing of Automation Anywhere is good. View full review »
Pavithra Bangera
Robotic Process Automation Developer at Mekkanos Limited
The cost of unattended bots is reasonable and when it comes to attended automation the licensing cost for Attended bot runners is a bit expensive. The overall price is not so expensive compared to other tools. View full review »
reviewer1390509
Associate Manager at Accenture
I am managing the entire cost, price, and licensing model for our project. View full review »
reviewer1460619
Sap BW on HANA Consultant at Infosys Technologies Ltd
License for AA, before investing in infrastructure list out and analyze the current setup, since AA can be implemented at a minimal cost as well without extra infra/setup. View full review »
ProjectMa81f
Project Manager -Learning and Development at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
We purchased the commercial version with the license. View full review »
reviewer1460073
Team Manager at Capgemini
The setup cost, pricing and/or licensing of AA sounds reasonable considering its capability. View full review »
reviewer1464534
RPA Specialist at Thirdware Solution Ltd.
The setup cost is less than other solutions in market View full review »
Ravindra Kumar Muduli
Senior RPA Developer at ViS networks Pvt Lmt
Pricing is average and less than blue prism. But one thing I would like to add that post 1+ years completion only we can expect ROI because after taking license and putting RPA solutions into production will take lots of efforts and time. Thus in one or below one year time period we can't expect good ROI. View full review »
reviewer1467657
Senior Software Engineer at Athena Global Technologies Ltd
The pricing is reasonable and one can achieve ROI faster when compared to other tools. View full review »
reviewer1463793
RPA Developer at OMFYS Technologies India Pvt.Ltd
The setup cost for this is onetime and licensing is based on your choice of product. View full review »
reviewer1460625
Chatbot Developer at Infosys Technologies Ltd
The installation is a bit of hectic process and also the price is more in market compared to other competitors. View full review »
reviewer1464537
Enterprise Manager of Automation at Envision Healthcare
RPA solutions are not cheap. There will be a large cost to implement any RPA solution but ROI can be huge and very quick if you are not timid. Do not go slow. Embrace the platform and it's huge potential and your RPA program will be a cash cow for your organization. View full review »
Sachin K
Consultant at OMFYS Technologies
It is a very effective tool since it requires less coding and one can easily get trained on this tool with little knowledge of coding. View full review »
Kelvin Chee Khai Loon
System Developer at PKT Logistics Group Sdn. Bhd.
I advise others that even as of right now, the setup cost and licensing cost to automate bots on Automation Anywhere is steep but it is worth the investment! View full review »
reviewer1466976
Associate System Analyst at NSEiT Limited
I don't have much idea on this, as I am an RPA developer. I would suggest talking to a sales person about this. View full review »
reviewer1468431
Solutions Architect at Reveal Group
Calculate the IQ Bot page count and usage. Factor in the development as well as training time required for IQ Bot training and validation. The effort is easily underestimated. View full review »
Asif Hussain
Senior Project Manager / RPA Architect at Royal Cyber Inc.
When I started working on it, it was difficult to obtain a trial version (barrier to entry). Now, they have a Community Edition, which may make it easy to get started. View full review »
reviewer1452876
Senior Operations Specialist at HCL Technologies
The setup and licensing cost is affordable, and it is not exaggerated like UiPath. View full review »
Sankarlal M
Consultant at Deloitte
The control room access gives the ability to create different roles, which helps when purchasing additional licensing. Their overall pricing falls in the middle of the market. Cost-wise, Automation Anywhere is quite expensive because of their analytics, IQ Bots, and MetaBots. For a standalone machine, the pricing is okay. When adding in the licensing for IQ Bots (or MetaBots), it can become quite costly. They recently launched a Community Edition, which is okay, but they should have done this a long time ago. View full review »
reviewer1442211
Application Development Team Lead at Accenture
I don't deal have cost specifics but I can say it is a tool that provides value for the money. View full review »
reviewer1464441
Software Engineer at OMFYS Technologies India Pvt.Ltd
Automation Anywhere provided the best quality for products like iPhones. View full review »
reviewer1460631
Senior Software Engineering at JK Technosoft Limited.
We didn't look at other options while choosing Automation Anywhere. View full review »
reviewer1463940
Robotic Process Automation Developer at OMFYS Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.
This is a value for the money product. View full review »
Ahmed Shaheen
IBM BPM Developer with 51-200 employees
It's very good in terms of cost and pricing. View full review »
Automati7e97
Associate Director, Healthcare Technology Solutions at a consultancy with 5,001-10,000 employees
Our annual license is somewhere in the neighborhood of $115,000. View full review »
reviewer1459914
Project Control Services Associate at Accenture
I am not in charge regarding this matter. View full review »
reviewer1469130
Technology Analyst at Infosys
I do not have that much knowledge about cost/pricing or licensing details. View full review »
Bruno Rocha
Workforce Coordinator at a mining and metals company with 10,001+ employees
Annually, we are paying almost one million reais. View full review »
reviewer1454247
RPA Developer at Nine A Business Connect
The pricing is a bit higher. View full review »
Punith Venkatesh
Consultant at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
I am not sure about the costs, but two Bot Runners and four Bot Creators may cost approximately 1CR. View full review »
reviewer1454262
Technical Specialist - Senior at HCL Technologies
AA comes at a more affordable price than the other tools. View full review »
reviewer1460607
Director RPA & Automation at TaskUs
Very flexible. View full review »
reviewer1455402
Associate Director at Deloitte
The cost can be reduced a little for users. View full review »
reviewer1466952
Data Science Intern at Deloitte
Licensing is pretty straightforward with Automation Anywhere since creator licenses are unlimited and free if we select a certain package. Setup cost and pricing is also very reasonable which helped us in making all client projects economically viable View full review »
Rpa5a1d
Tech Lead at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
It is expensive. Automation Anywhere has reduced the price slightly, as we have grown. However, the price is still excessive enough that we are engaged in PoCs on other tools. View full review »
Chetankumar K
Lead Consultant at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
With the Community Edition, a new user to RPA can utilize the tool and start learning how to use it. View full review »
Swati-Srivastava
Associate Principal at Bristlecone
The licensing needs to be made simpler or shortened. View full review »
reviewer1460613
Senior Software Engineer at Infosys Technologies Ltd
I would like to highlight that AA has a bit more pricing range compared to other RPA tools. AA charge for control room. They charge for bot runners. View full review »
reviewer1455426
Presales Solutions Architect at PT. Artapala Telekomindo (Business Partner of ESRI Indonesi
The price between distributor and partner is different, especially in terms of the discount. We cannot lock the discount from partner to distribution, so we still have a different price. View full review »
Solution1ddf
Solution Manager at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Costs varies per client. View full review »
reviewer1455411
Associate Consultant at KPMG
In terms of pricing, this is a good product. View full review »
reviewer1457247
Application Development Analyst at Accenture
First have hands on with Community Version and then figure out your requirements. View full review »
reviewer1454214
Business Operations Associate at ZS Associates
It is the most economically friendly and it provides you with a lot of functions. View full review »
Sharath Ganta
Senior Solutions Engineer at Aligned Automation
The price is a little bit high but the support is good. View full review »
reviewer1126875
User at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Being one of the Bot Creators, I wasn't included in the breakdown, makeup, or negotiation of pricing or licensing. I only know the total cost. View full review »
reviewer1466958
Senior Associate (RPA Developer) at Cognizant
Cost Licensing is little high. View full review »
Harish Bennalli
Senior App Developer at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
We purchase on a bot basis. Our costs are approximately $5,000. View full review »
reviewer1468968
Senior Project Engineer at Bradsol - Brad Contech Solutions
I can suggest Automation Anywhere. View full review »
Associatdd34
Associate Manager at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
We have a developer license for this solution. View full review »
Bvs Siva
Architect at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
The licensing fees are approximately $10,000 USD for between five and ten users. View full review »
reviewer1185765
User
While calculating the setup cost you should account for the server, virtual machines, product licenses, maintenance costs, and running costs. View full review »
Jayaraj Pachiyappan
Senior Analyst at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
It costs up to $1,200 per license. View full review »
reviewer1452891
Product Manager at Thirdware Solution Ltd.
It's an ideal pricing model to customize the components based on everyone's needs. View full review »
Jiaming Deng
Developer at Normandy Insurance
I would like them to have better license management. View full review »
reviewer1464540
Software Engineer at Capgemini
Our advice is that anybody interested in this product should negotiate product bundles in order to reduce the cost of installation and setup. This product will ultimately help you to innovate and excel, and we recommend it. View full review »
ChiefITA7b2f
Chief IT Architect at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
Once the license is sold, the support could improve. View full review »
Jane Adams
Information Technology Specialist at RBC
It's affordable and this accords all users a chance to use the platform and grow their portfolio and withstand competition in their respective industries and markets over their rivals. View full review »
Navinkumar Sadasivam
Quality Analyst at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
Talk to your manager and try to procure an automation license for training. This will allow you to train people, so you can move to automation. View full review »
Jian Chen
Systems Engineer at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our annual licensing costs are around $100,000 a year. View full review »
Jiajan Shen
Project Management Officer at FDA
We have a few licenses. They cost roughly $10,000 each. View full review »
SeniorMada6d
Senior Manager Development at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
If you are looking into Automation Anywhere, get the Community Edition and play with it. View full review »
Infrastr17d7
Infrastructure Manager at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Our annual licensing costs are about $500,000. View full review »
Shashikumar Kasarla
MTS IV Consultant at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
We are not receiving the right information about their features, e.g. Automation Anywhere University, or anything that they are selling. They need to improve their documentation. View full review »
Yash Parikh
Project Manager at Nine A Business Connect
We are restricted to use one license on one PC. However, if my license is not working, I want to be able to use it somewhere else. This would be a nice improvement to the licensing, as other competitors in the market have better licensing terms. View full review »
reviewer1184964
User at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
It takes a lot of effort to build up the internal infrastructure/topics like Virtual Machine/Security/development-Governance/Usecase-Management. View full review »
reviewer1442199
Senior Software Engineer at Thirdware Solution Ltd.
The price of this product is good. View full review »
Aishwary Nigam
Senior RPA Analyst at TATA consultancy
The licensing costs are a bit high, but the profits are very good. View full review »
ProductM6aa8
Product Manager at a university with 5,001-10,000 employees
The Community Edition is also a good offering from the company. View full review »
Software0742
Software Developer at a insurance company with 10,001+ employees
Discuss the solution with other companies before purchasing. View full review »
Technica28f7
Application Lead at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Annual licensing costs would be about $100,000. View full review »
Developeec22
Developer at a financial services firm with 11-50 employees
Go to the market. You can see the difference between this tool and the others there. View full review »
Matt Rethlake
RPA Business Analyst at Franklin Electric
The cost is affordable, which makes an easy barrier to entry for the RPA market. View full review »
André Scher
CEO at Auctus
Licensing costs range from $50,000 to $200,000. View full review »
Krishna Kishore Paraselli
Senior Architect at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Our licensing costs are setup on an annual basis. View full review »
Shyam Sundar Govindan
Developer at Tata Consultancy Services
We only deal in annual licenses. There are no pay-as-you-go licenses. We would like them to change the license model of charging per bot. View full review »
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