Today we are going to compare RPA tools with most important attributes before selecting it for our use cases. For newbies to RPA, we would like to give you brief explanation on key topics related to RPA for better understanding of this article beforehand. As we all know, RPA means automating daily repetitive task by using software robots to achieve better accuracy and efficiency.
If you are willing to learn more about RPA, please refer our article “What is Robotic Process Automation (RPA)?“
Before compare RPA tools, it is better to clarify another very important question. The question is How can we do RPA? Answer is simple. There are some special tools that we can use to develop, test, deploy and maintain software robots. We call them RPA tools.
You can refer detailed article related RPA tools via our main article regarding RPA tools.
When we are dealing with industry, we all have to work with our competitors. They may have different features comparing to others. Some of them are unique to that particular tool and others are common among all. When we are planning to automate a use case using a tool, it’s always better to select most suitable tool to automate our process. That will save our time and money. Also that will help to achieve ultimate goal too. Below is the detailed comparison between best of the best RPA tools in the market.
|Architecture||Client Server||Web based||Client Server||Client Server|
|Os support||Windows/ Mac||Windows/ Mac||Windows/ Mac||Windows/ Linux/ Mac|
|Platform to use||Any Platform||Any Platform + Citrix||Any Platform||Any Platform + Citrix|
|drag & drop feature available||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Suitable industry size||Medium/ Large||Small/ Medium/ Large||Medium/ Large||Medium/ Large|
|Support Service||Documentation/ Email/ Online portal/ Trainings||Documentation/ Email/ Online portal/ Trainings/ Forums||Trainings & Certifications||Documentation/ Email/ Online portal/ Trainings/ Forums/ Training & Certification|
|Coding skill essential?||Yes||No||No||Yes|
|Industrial partners||Accenture/ Delloite/ Cognizant and Capgemini||IBM/ EY/ Accenture/ Capgemini, and Delloite||Capgemini/ Accenture/ Cognizant/ EY/ PwC/ IBM and Delloite||PwC/ Delloite/ Cognizant and Capgemini|
|Cost||$ 15000 to
$ 18000 annually.
|Free community version. Contact them for Enterprise version||Contact them for price||Contact them for price|
By referring to above matrix, you can get wide knowledge among most popular RPA tools in the market. Finally it is always better to compare RPA tools before purchasing the licence. Else you will lose time and money. Best tool will always help to achieve your goals without more troubles.
Refer below article to learn more about RPA tools.