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As IT environments become increasingly complex, so do a business's job scheduling needs. Learn how HelpSystems job scheduling and robotic process automation solutions can help you streamline your unique IT processes.
An effective automation strategy requires a comprehensive platform that integrates business processes across the entire enterprise. Learn how Automate’s enterprise-class solutions can help you streamline operations and make better and faster strategic decisions.
You’ve heard all about business process automation and how it can save enterprises time and money. But how do you know if your business has a need for BPA software? Here are five common problems you might be facing that can easily be solved with the right automation tool
HelpSystems conducted a study of 506 organizations to see how they were meeting the challenge of data management. Take a look at the results in a new infographic.
Automate 7 Task Builder now supports multiple tasks within one Task Builder instance. While this has the obvious benefit of increasing the ease of use of editing and creating multiple tasks in one place we've taken it a step further and implemented a feature that many have asked for:
In this article we will take a look at the importance of backing up Automate data in order to prevent data loss. We will also learn how to go about backing up remote Automate installations, performing automated backups and achieving data recovery in case data loss occurs despite the best of our efforts and precautions.
Making sure data can be processed and delivered properly is a critical part of many organizations. And with the different types of applications and platforms we work with, it’s essential that we deliver data in a compatible format in the most efficient way.
Cloud computing, cloud storage, cloud database…we all have heard about the “cloud.” Cloud computing has gained tremendous visibility in recent years. According to research firm, Gartner, “By 2012, 80% of Fortune 1000...
Just like the desktop version of SMC, the Web SMC is a web-based interface for centralized management and administration, and allows you to graphically manage all elements of the Automate BPA Server including workflows, the Repository, users and agents. You can also access reports and calendars as well as configuring system settings and options.
Today’s growing information and communication technology is altering how companies operate and move forward in a global environment. Because of the real-time nature of information being transmitted, organizations need a way to easily track up-to-the minute performance and operational statistics in order to make effective business decisions more rapidly.
An Agent Group is a distinct Automate BPA Server object that contains one or more Agents within a logical group. They can be used as workflow objects in place of individual Agents to distribute conditions and tasks...
Data migration is the process of transferring data from one hardware or software configuration to another. It can be a standard yet crucial element of IT operations, allowing organizations the ability to maintain the integrity of important data while moving forward to face constantly changing technologies. The downside being that data migration is often times consuming and causes major disruptions as a result of downtime or application performance problems.
Migrating tasks from AutoMate 5 or AutoMate 6 to BPA Server 7 is a simple and straightforward procedure that can be executed in different ways. A user can perform the migration of an individual task, a group of tasks, or all the tasks at the same time.
Introduction Increasing numbers of businesses require solutions to help unify their disparate computing platforms to better improve productivity. The upcoming BPA Server version 18.104.22.168 upgrade...
In this tutorial, we will start with the Get Email Action, which will extract a message by setting up a dataset and applying filters for location identification. We will then extract an appointment from Microsoft Exchange, also using filters and datasets, which eliminates the need to interact with Microsoft Outlook.
As organizations work to automate various business processes, it is important that their automation platform supports direct code-free interaction with all of the systems that are utilized in these processes; SharePoint is, increasingly, one of these critical systems.
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Since 2004, Network Automation has been innovating the automation software space. In the process we created a new category called Business Process Automation ( BPA ). This important...
Automate BPA Server works hand-in-hand with Automate Agents in order to execute workflows and perform tasks across a network environment. The Agent's main purpose is to perform triggering, workflow, and task execution, either locally or on a remote machine.
Version 10.4 is now available and addresses various issues that were introduced in previous versions. It has more than 150 corrections. This release also includes the Dataset to CSV activity which adds the...
Version 9.0.5 is now available and address various issues that were introduced in previous versions.