NEW YORK, December 08, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and UiPath (NYSE: PATH), a leader business automation software company, announced an expanded business collaboration to help enterprises accelerate the adoption of enterprise-wide automation, accelerate technology transformation efforts and create new growth opportunities.
As businesses reframe their future in a post-pandemic world, organizations that have been able to scale automation enterprise-wide are empowering employees to innovate and generate value in new ways. Initially announced at the UiPath FORWARD IV conference in October, Accenture and UiPath are strengthening their long-standing alliance to combine UiPath’s robust automation solutions with the complementary services and industry expertise of Accenture. This will help customers benefit from intelligent automation to increase productivity and create a catalyst for reinventing business processes to be more efficient and adaptable to change.
Accenture and UiPath have jointly served customers around the world, helping them support their automation journeys, including at Uber and the University of Chicago Medical Center.
“At Uber, it’s about how to apply technology and innovation to serve our customers,” said Chad Aronson, global head of intelligent automation at Uber. “The partnership with UiPath and Accenture has allowed us to leverage UiPath’s advanced automation technology and Accenture’s digital and industrial expertise. This powerful combination has helped Uber achieve unparalleled results in its digital transformation journey to improve productivity, quality, performance and user experience. “
At the University of Chicago Medical Center, the Accenture team harnessed the power of the UiPath intelligent automation platform to drive innovation and improve the employee and patient experience during this time of a global pandemic. In just six months, UChicago Medicine has successfully transitioned from a pilot program to a fully operational Bot Center of Excellence that will execute, manage and update robotic process automation initiatives.
“Working with Accenture, we introduced automation technology to our supply chain, pharmacy and revenue cycle departments, resulting in cost savings and improved experience. employees and patients. optimization and contact center operations, ”said Shariq Ata, executive director of data analytics, architecture, integration and innovation at the University of Chicago Medical Center. “Accenture brings the right mix of technical and healthcare expertise to rapidly identify, evaluate and implement UiPath automation solutions. “
“An increased collaboration with UiPath will help our customers derive more benefits from automation and derive even more value from the compressed transformations they perform,” said Paul Daugherty, Group Managing Director – Technology and Chief Operating Officer. technology at Accenture. “When we automate the ordinary, we can unleash the extraordinary. Our increased work with UiPath marks a milestone in advancing the business and human potential of automation, by combining UiPath’s powerful automation platform with Accenture’s expertise in driving transformational results for his clients. “
“Accenture and UiPath together bring unique capabilities that are unmatched, and we believe this will transform customers across all industries,” said Daniel Dines, co-founder and CEO of UiPath. “Speed goes hand in hand with success these days. Businesses can’t afford to wait and hire someone tomorrow to create the solution they need today. Together, UiPath and Accenture can help businesses realize the full potential of large-scale automation as it matures. “
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UiPath’s vision is to deliver the Fully Automated Enterprise ™, one in which businesses use automation to unlock their greatest potential. UiPath offers an end-to-end automation platform, combining the main Automation of robotic processes (RPA) with a comprehensive suite of features that enable every organization to rapidly scale their digital business operations.
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