Aug 14, 2017
Lee Coulter returns, and shares that IEEE automation standards were born out of a serious frustration that a lot of folks were having but that Lee was having at a chronic, nearly medical level. The IEEE Guide to Terms and Concepts on Intelligent Process Automation provides the industry with a lexicon which allows executives to have an intelligent conversation around intelligent automation. For example, RPA is server based batched unattended automation. RDA is interactive automation that runs concurrently with other desktop executables allowing the automation to pause for cognitive input or contribution by the operator and then continue on it’s automation journey. These are two simple distinctions which help set the course for a true understanding of automation and it’s affect on global corporate enterprise.