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Alteryx and UiPath Expand Partnership, Broaden Analytics Automation with New Connector

Alteryx | September 28, 2021

Alteryx and UiPath Expand Partnership, Broaden Analytics Automation with New Connector
Alteryx, Inc., the Analytics Automation company, and UiPath (NYSE: PATH), a leading enterprise automation software company, today announced the expansion of their strategic partnership and new integrations with a connector as part of Alteryx's recent product release. Alteryx will also participate in an expert panel at the UiPath FORWARD IV conference, taking place October 5-6 in Las Vegas, where the company will be exhibiting its Analytic Process Automation (APA) Platform and bi-directional integration with UiPath.

Together, Alteryx APA + UiPath Robotic Process Automation (RPA) eases the process of digital transformation by unlocking the value from enterprise data. As organizations modernize their infrastructure, data can remain trapped in legacy systems and other sources that lack the necessary APIs for access.  Thanks to RPA, organizations with repetitive processes involving data residing in homegrown, older, or non-API systems can now achieve faster time to insights and reduce the risk of error.

"We are excited that our technology partnership with UiPath provides robust integration between analytics and RPA for more intelligent business processes. The newly released connector accelerates value for mutual customers by making it easy to invoke UiPath bots from within an Alteryx workflow, enabling automated analysis and augmented robotic intelligence to drive smarter business outcomes using every byte of data in the organization—even the 'dark' data hiding in legacy systems."

Suresh Vittal, chief product officer of Alteryx

With Alteryx and UiPath, organizations have achieved significant business outcomes, including the accelerated delivery of unemployment benefits to Florida residents early in the Covid-19 pandemic. During the UiPath FORWARD IV conference participants can hear how a team from the State of Florida was able to take a legacy system capable of processing just a few thousand applications to over 2 million applications using Alteryx to train UiPath bots that sorted and backdated millions of pages of paperwork.

"The continued partnership with Alteryx, including the addition of the connector, emphasizes the strategic value the company brings to the UiPath technology partner ecosystem," said Ted Kummert, executive vice president of product and engineering at UiPath. "By giving users the ability to execute a UiPath process directly in an Alteryx workflow and connecting that process with Alteryx's data preparation and advanced analytics furthers the ability for UiPath to help data scientists and engineers gain access to all of the data they need, and in the shape that they need it."

For background on the State of Florida use case being presented at the UiPath FORWARD IV conference, please visit: Analytics Automation Accelerates the Delivery of Unemployment Benefits During COVID

About Alteryx
Alteryx, the Analytics Automation company, is focused on enabling every person to transform data into a breakthrough. Alteryx unifies analytics, data science and business process automation in one, end-to-end platform to accelerate digital transformation and shape the future of analytic process automation (APA). Organizations of all sizes, all over the world, rely on Alteryx to deliver high-impact business outcomes and the rapid upskilling of their modern workforce.

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In today’s high speed analytics marketplace it is no surprise that data volumes and sources are expanding at an accelerating rate. On a daily basis, analysts spend up to 80 percent of their time collecting data from numerous sources such as the web, pdf’s, text reports, log files and many more to prepare it for analysis. Analysts are further challenged to make this data actionable with the use of predictive modeling. The alliance between Datawatch and Angoss offers businesses the fastest and most easy-to-use applications which significantly reduce time spent on data extraction, data preparation, and predictive modeling. Datawatch Monarch works with a wide range of report formats including PDF, XML, HTML, text, spool and ASCII files. Analysts can easily access data from invoices, sales reports, balance sheets, customer lists, inventory, logs and more. Data is then cleansed and consolidated into a single file for immediate consumption into any of the Angoss software applications.Analysts can now focus on translating their data into business value, without having to code, using the most easy-to-use and analyst recognized data mining and modeling techniques, such as Angoss’ best in class Decision Trees and Strategy Trees, to uncover important patterns within a dataset, identify good predictors, and produce accurate, stable and actionable predictions. Let us help you provide your business with the fastest and easiest tools for data acquisition, preparation, and business analytics.

Spotlight

In today’s high speed analytics marketplace it is no surprise that data volumes and sources are expanding at an accelerating rate. On a daily basis, analysts spend up to 80 percent of their time collecting data from numerous sources such as the web, pdf’s, text reports, log files and many more to prepare it for analysis. Analysts are further challenged to make this data actionable with the use of predictive modeling. The alliance between Datawatch and Angoss offers businesses the fastest and most easy-to-use applications which significantly reduce time spent on data extraction, data preparation, and predictive modeling. Datawatch Monarch works with a wide range of report formats including PDF, XML, HTML, text, spool and ASCII files. Analysts can easily access data from invoices, sales reports, balance sheets, customer lists, inventory, logs and more. Data is then cleansed and consolidated into a single file for immediate consumption into any of the Angoss software applications.Analysts can now focus on translating their data into business value, without having to code, using the most easy-to-use and analyst recognized data mining and modeling techniques, such as Angoss’ best in class Decision Trees and Strategy Trees, to uncover important patterns within a dataset, identify good predictors, and produce accurate, stable and actionable predictions. Let us help you provide your business with the fastest and easiest tools for data acquisition, preparation, and business analytics.

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