Compare RPA tools in the market 2020

compare RPA tools

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 a brief explanation of key topics related to RPA for a better understanding of this article beforehand. As we all know, RPA means automating daily repetitive tasks by using software robots to achieve better accuracy and efficiency.

If you are willing to learn more about RPA, please refer to our article “What is Robotic Process Automation?”

With this short explanation, it is better to clarify another question before start the comparison. The question is How can we do RPA? The 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 to detailed article related RPA tools via our main article regarding RPA tools.

  Blueprism UiPath Automation Anywhere Workfusion
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Official Website blueprism.com uipath.com automationanywhere.com workfusion.com
Market Awareness 24% 35% 16% 5%
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
Cognitive capabilities No Yes Yes Yes
Recorder available No Yes Yes Yes
Scalability No Yes Yes Yes
User friendliness Yes Yes Yes Yes
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 the above matrix, you can get wide knowledge among the most popular RPA tools in the market. Finally, it is always better to think capabilities of RPA tools before wasting time and money. The best tool will always help to achieve your goals without more troubles.