Thursday 25th March, 2021
UiPath has announced it has acquired Cloud Elements a pioneering API integration platform headquartered in the US State of Colorado.
With this acquisition, UiPath will offer enterprise-grade user interface (UI) and API-based automation capabilities in a single platform. This means UiPath customers have flexibility to automate processes using an optimal mix of UI and API-based automation.
Daniel Dines, UiPath Co-Founder and CEO, said: By making automation both easier and faster to deploy, the UiPath Platform has the capability of significantly improving some of the most costly and time-consuming activities of the modern enterprise. The acquisition of Cloud Elements is just one example of how we are building a flexible and scalable enterprise-ready platform that helps customers become fully automated enterprises.
Mark Geene, Cloud Elements Co-Founder and CEO, commented: Automating the enterprise requires connecting the enterprise. Combining our API integration and management capabilities with UiPath’s powerful offering strengthens the glue of enterprise connectivity and expands the reach and efficiency of automation projects for enterprises across the globe.
UiPath offers industry-leading UI automation capabilities as well as API-based native integrations with various cloud and on-premises applications including ERP and CRM. This acquisition accelerates UiPath’s ability to offer comprehensive API-based automation to its customers, UiPath said.
Cloud Elements brings more than 200 new native integrations to UiPath and enables new capabilities such as the ability to trigger an automation based on the occurrence of an event.