Hyland Partners with Blue Prism to Offer Robotic Process Automation Solution

Tightly integrating Hyland’s platform with Blue Prism’s connected-RPA platform adds additional and complementary capabilities to the vendor’s existing portfolio.

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Hyland,  a global provider of content services for the insurance and other industries has announced that it is partnering with robotic process automation (RPA) vendor Blue Prism (AIM: PRSM), to sell Blue Prism’s intelligent and connected Digital Workforce Platform. The offering, previewed at Hyland’s CommunityLIVE user conference, held Sept.15 through 19,  will be available in early 2020.

John Phelan, EVP and Chief Product Officer, Hyland.

Blue Prism provides the flexible tools, digital solutions and business automation to complement and further automate existing Hyland solutions, according to a vendor statement.

“RPA is a strategic priority for Hyland, and we view it as an excellent complement to our platform and rich portfolio of automation and integration tools,” comments John Phelan, EVP and Chief Product Officer, Hyland. “True process automation requires a platform that can bring to bear a suite of automation capabilities to meet our customers’ business challenges, which is why adding a partner like Blue Prism helps us create that ideal mix.”

“The RPA tool you use should enhance the systems already in place to manage processes, so partnering with Blue Prism allows us to extend the value of customers’ existing investments with Hyland and expands our RPA offerings to new organizations,” Phelan adds.

Hyland reports that it has deployed tens of thousands of highly verticalized automation solutions with the organization’s platforms such as OnBase and Perceptive Content. Tightly integrating those with Blue Prism’s connected-RPA platform adds additional and complementary capabilities to the existing portfolio, according to the vendor. The product creates a digital workforce through, through the following Hyland says:

No-code intelligent automation using drag-and-drop AI

Secure scalability in keeping with leading security and compliance protocols

Robotic Operating Model (ROM), a proven implementation strategy with templates to successfully implement RPA for outstanding results

Instant connectivity to an ecosystem of technologies needed to develop and scale intelligent automation in one platform

“We share a common vision with Hyland that centers around customer success and innovation,” comments Ron Raczkowski, SVP of Americas alliances and channels, Blue Prism. “Together we are enabling best-of-breed intelligent automation capabilities that drive greater operational efficiencies, improve productivity and deliver better customer experiences.”

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at AnthODonnell@IIReporter.com or (503) 936-2803.

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