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.
|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|
$ 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.