Software AG’s webMethods Integration Cloud: bridging old and new

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

The webMethods brand has a B2B integration heritage going back over 20 years. Software AG’s webMethods Integration Cloud is built on webMethods’ initial foundations, and is a key part of Software AG’s broader integration portfolio. Integration Cloud is noteworthy because of the real consideration that’s been taken regarding design lifecycle and change management. Top takeaways […]

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Process Application Platforms 2017: Bonitasoft

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

This report assesses the capabilities of Bonitasoft’s Process Application Platform, and also examines the partners and intellectual property that Bonitasoft’s can offer customers exploring associated technology implementations. This assessment report forms part of a series of reports from MWD Advisors which assesses business process application technology offerings – technology-related capabilities which support organisations wanting to design, […]

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What does automation mean for architects?

COMMENTARY

Increasing automation – across core software delivery, IT management and business contexts – needs to be reflected in IT architecture change. Let’s see why. Earlier this week I was lucky enough to be a presenter at January’s CW500 event in London – talking about key business/technology trends and how they’re affecting IT investment and governance. As […]

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Process Application Platforms 2016: OpenText

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

This report assesses the capabilities of OpenText’s Process Application Platform, and also examines the partners and intellectual property that OpenText can offer customers exploring associated technology implementations. This assessment report forms part of a series of reports from MWD Advisors which assesses business process application technology offerings – technology-related capabilities which support organisations wanting to design, […]

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On the Radar: Promapp

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

Promapp, a specialist provider of cloud-based business process mapping and knowledge management tools, offers a compelling solution to the problem of managing process variants. Who? Promapp is a specialist provider of SaaS-based collaborative business process mapping and knowledge management tools. It’s headquartered in New Zealand with additional offices in Australia, the US, and UK. What […]

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A look at Genpact’s Digital disruption

COMMENTARY

Back in the summer of 2016, BPO provider Genpact bought Process Application Platform specialist PNMsoft. You might ask – what’s a BPO player doing buying a business software platform company? This is an unusual thing: other BPO firms have occasionally acquired specialist software capabilities, but most often these have been industry-specific and bought in as […]

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Process Application Platforms 2016: Oracle

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

This report assesses the capabilities of Oracle’s Process Application Platform, and also examines the partners and intellectual property that Oracle can offer customers exploring associated technology implementations. This assessment report forms part of a series of reports from MWD Advisors which assesses business process application technology offerings – technology-related capabilities which support organisations wanting to design, develop, deploy, […]

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Robotic Automation: What is it and why should I care?

RESEARCH REPORT // FREE

Robotic Automation is a business and technology practice that uses software ‘robots’ to act as synthetic application users to automate highly repeatable, highly structured tasks across business systems. Is it a good fit for your organisation? Top takeaways At its heart, Robotic Automation is nothing new (technically) The fundamental technology that powers Robotic Automation offerings, […]

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Kofax builds its RPA credentials with Kapow 10

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

With Kapow 10, Kofax has created itself a position in the fast-moving Robotic Process Automation (RPA) technology marketplace. Its new integration engine, providing support for automation of Windows-native applications as well as providing embedded mainframe terminal connectivity, means Kapow now has the ability to span the breadth of ‘legacy’ applications that so often populate environments […]

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On the Radar: Blue Prism

RESEARCH REPORT // PREMIUM

Blue Prism, founded in 2001, is arguably responsible for creating the fast-growing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) technology market. It focuses very deliberately on the needs of organisations making strategic investments in robotic automation, and the features of its platform and professional services are designed accordingly. Who? UK-based Blue Prism (www.blueprism.com), founded in 2001, is one […]

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