Robocorp Closes $21Million Series A Investment Round And Launches Robocorp Control Room, A Self-Managed Bot Automation Platform
Poised for Rapid Growth into New Markets, Leading Open-Source RPA Provider Helps Partners and Customers Build, Manage, and Scale Automation Processes
Robocorp, the open-source process automation platform, has closed a $21M Series A investment round led by Canvas Ventures with participation from Benchmark, Uncorrelated Ventures, Slow Ventures, Firstminute Capital, Harpoon Ventures, Artisanal Ventures, Haystack Ventures and a host of angels in the intelligent automation and open source space. Additionally, Robocorp is releasing Robocorp Control Room, a self-managed automation orchestration platform for solutions integrators, robots-as-service providers, and enterprises that want to power automations at scale with governance and control.
Businesses are looking to automate manual tasks and tedious processes for business functions that include HR, IT, finance, data management, customer communications, and IT operations. In fact, 50% of CIOs will be accelerating robotization and automation by 2024 according to IDC. Robocorp is transforming the future of work by enabling businesses to automate processes at scale with a suite of free and open-source tools for building robots and a cloud-native orchestration platform for deploying, orchestrating, and managing them.
Robocorp’s modern technology stack has been adopted by over 5,000 developers and is built on Robot Framework and Python, of which there are millions of developers around the world. It supports robotic process automation (RPA), digital process automation (DPA) and intelligent automation in a single platform that is developer friendly, flexible to use, and free from vendor lock-in. It is the only automation solution to offer a cost-effective, consumption-based pricing model for businesses of any size.
Robocorp Control Room: Self-Managed Automation Orchestration & Deployment
In October 2020 Robocorp launched Robocorp Cloud, its multi-tenant, cloud-hosted orchestration platform for managing RPA, DPA, and process automation in a single pane of glass. In its first 6 months Robocorp Cloud has been adopted by 1,000+ organizations, with hundreds of thousands of bot processes deployed.
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Today, Robocorp is renaming its orchestration platform to Robocorp Control Room, which now offers two deployment options—Robocorp Cloud, and the new Self-Managed (private cloud or on-premises) Control Room for ISVs, Robot-as-a-Service partners, and enterprises in need of enhanced data residency, governance and compliance. The self-managed Robocorp Control Room features:
- Advanced access control & SSO, custom data residency & compliance
- User management system integrations such as Active Directory, OKTA, and Auth0
- Supports cloud-native and Kubernetes environments
- Unlimited data storage
- Option to use your own database or robot container clusters
- Ability to host Control Room on-premises or in your private cloud
- Customized Infrastructure options for Robot container clusters; logging, analytics & BI tool integrations; and the ability to integrate your own analytics systems
- Annual licensing agreement
- Premium support & SLA
Expanding Global Reach and New Markets with the Robocorp Partner Program
Robocorp has a fast-growing global ecosystem of more than 60 technology partners, solutions integrators, and resellers across 15 countries on four continents. With the self-managed Control Room deployment option now available, Robocorp partners can now offer their customers the option for a custom deployment to address specific security and data privacy requirements for the automation of mission critical, data-sensitive use cases in healthcare, finance, government, and more.