2017-11-09 13:18:05 UTC

When evaluating Robotic Process Automation, what aspect do you think is the most important to look for?

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77 Answers
UserTOP 20

1. It's important to understand the architecture of the RPA
2. It's critical to evaluate its suitability with respect to the operational or business processes of your organization.
3. It's important to have visibility of implementation beyond POC use cases.
4. It's critical to examine the licensing policies of the tool especially if you are considering its implementation enterprise-wide.
5. Cost of Licencing and the benefit it provides should be analyzed. In short, ROI should be taken into consideration.
6. The requirement of the infrastructure for the tool should be taken into consideration.
7. Availability of initial training on the functionalities as well as possible use cases should be ensured.
8. POC need to be conducted with multiple and dissimilar use cases prior to initiating the buying process.
9. Complete understanding about the support during the initial period as well as post that should be ascertained including the cost of support
10. Evaluate flexibility regarding licensing, upgrades, add-on costs, etc.

2019-06-06 14:34:27 UTC06 June 19
Real UserTOP 20

Depends where you want the Centre of Excellence to sit - with IT or with the business. If it's with the business, it should be easy to build the process flows without extensive coding knowledge

2018-01-29 09:11:22 UTC29 January 18

-Community edition availability
-Learning resource availability
-Easy to use interface
-Customer support
-Tool integration with different apps
-Support for different languages

2019-03-25 16:26:43 UTC25 March 19

1. Does it meet the requirement of the client?
2. Can it be designed to handle the exception that may error during the execution?
3. Option to monitor after the deployment.
4. Availability / Option to add extra feature after going live.

2019-03-06 08:04:34 UTC06 March 19
Real UserTOP 10

1. Customer Success of how they will support you after they buy.
2. Word of Mouth from friends at other companies with similar use case
3. How product will work beyond the demo and POC

2019-03-05 00:26:14 UTC05 March 19

While evaluating a process to be automated, it is important to check does the process involves any human intervention like human decision making step which would be a hurdle for RPA bot as today.

2019-02-21 10:14:57 UTC21 February 19
Real UserTOP 5

To Increase the workforce of an Employee and to increase the productivity.

2019-02-21 06:59:13 UTC21 February 19
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