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Breaking Automation Silos: An Integration Approach for Smart Automation 2.0

Posted June 23, 2020 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies, Data Analytics & Digital Technologies Cutter Business Technology Journal
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In most enterprises, business processes are automated in isolation, creating “automation silos” — a major barrier to realizing the fuller potential of enterprise-wide integrated automation. In their article, Aravind Ajad Yarra and Danesh Zaki address this issue. They differentiate between first- and second-generation smart automation and identify key imperatives to ensure desired integration across an entire business process. Furthermore, they present a detailed architecture for, and a pathway toward, smart automation 2.0, which enterprises can adopt to enable their automation bots to cooperate across the value chain
About The Author
Aravind Ajad Yarra
Aravind Ajad Yarra is a Wipro Fellow and Chief Architect at Wipro Digital. His areas of focus are emerging technologies and digital architectures. With over 24 years’ experience in the technology services industry, Mr. Yarra helps enterprises adopt emerging technologies to build smart applications leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning, and cloud computing. His current areas of research include quantum computing and decentralized… Read More
Danesh Zaki
Danesh Zaki is a Senior Distinguished Member of the technical staff at Wipro Limited. He has over 22 years’ experience in consulting, architecture, implementation, and development. Mr. Zaki’s core expertise is on enterprise integration covering API management, open source middleware, integration platforms as a service (iPaaS) and service-oriented architecture. He has published white papers and has been a speaker on integration and architecture.… Read More
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