Workflow and Content Automation
Automate Processes to Drive Business Outcomes
One of the first tasks enterprises must do to improve business processes is identify and migrate workflows away from paper-based systems. Workflow and content automation (WCA) is a new enterprise software category for automating business workflows, document processes, and transactions.
WCA technologies automate workflows and produce intelligent documents with valuable data analytics that make businesses more productive. We help our clients choose WCA solutions that accelerate how quickly information flows between enterprises, people, and important business systems to accelerate process cycle times and increase accuracy.
From Content Management to Content Automation
While many businesses have begun digitally transforming through digital transaction management (DTM), most have not yet taken the next step: workflow and content automation. We're leaving the content management era and entering the content automation era and today, the demand is to automate the entire content lifecycle.
By consolidating forms, workflow, and customer communication management (CCM) software, WCA can streamline document processes, improve operations, and accelerate time to revenue.
Business leaders are embracing WCA due its recognition of the vast number of ways documents are critical to a business' outcomes. Read the full infographic for an overview of this emerging—and business-critical—market.
Workflow and Content Automation Research
Summary: We are leaving the content management era and entering the content automation era. This note overviews WCA, a critical way to automate the enterprise, and evaluates 13 providers that offer solutions in this emerging market. Read More >
SWOT: Nintex Workflow Cloud
November 7, 2017
Summary: Nintex is well-positioned to take advantage of the shift to more automated content solutions and platforms, as automating processes is a critical step to becoming a fully digital enterprise. Aragon provides a SWOT analysis facing Nintex. Read More >
Summary: As more content moves to DTM, there may be challenges with managing that content beyond the scope of a specific transaction. Over time, more DTM providers will integrate with ECM and records management. Read More >
Hot Vendors in Modern Content Management, 2017
September 19, 2017
Summary: The lack of innovation from existing ECM providers is one of the reasons we see new platforms coming online. The content needs of the enterprise are continuing to change and modern content management platforms are responding to this demand. Read More >
Workflow and Content Automation Blogs
Recent deals made by DocuSign and Nintex highlight the current race toward automating document-centric workflows. The question is, did one company pay too much? Read More >
Five Huge Trends in Workflow and Content Automation
August 9, 2018
From faster digital transactions, to jumpstarting digital transformation, to increasing revenue, the benefits of WCA can no longer be ignored. This blog discusses key reasons for the market's surge and why you should embrace WCA. Read More >