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Pega Robot Manager

Updated on January 31, 2022

Pega Robot Manager™ extends the functionality of robotic process automation (RPA), which allows you to batch process a large volume of work assignments by using unattended robots with your Pega Platform application.

Each robot belongs to a work group that has an assigned automation package. Automation packages are collections of automations that have been written for your RPA robots. When a robot logs in to Pega Platform, it registers itself into a defined work group, retrieves the automation package that is assigned to that work group, loads it, and becomes ready to be started by a user or a schedule.

When a robot is started, it continuously fetches assignments from shared assignment types within a specified work group, runs the automation that is configured on the assignment, and notifies your Pega Platform application when the assignment has been completed.

Implementing an RPA solution inside your Pega Platform application allows your workforce to focus on higher-value, customer-facing work.

To download Pega Robot Manager from Pega Marketplace, see the Pega Robot Manager page.

Note: Pega Robot Manager version 8.5.x supports Pega Robotic Automation version 19.1.64 or later.

  • Hotfixes for Pega Robot Manager
  • What's new in Pega Robot Manager

    Pega Robot Manager is constantly improving your user experience and the efficiency of your robotic workforce. This article provides a summary of new features and key improvements. Learn about the latest updates to the Pega Robot Manager application.

  • Resolved issues in Pega Robot Manager

    Learn about resolved issues in the Pega Robot Manager application.

  • Getting started with Pega Robot Manager and automations

    Manage your robotic workforce with Pega Robot Manager, a centralized control center for robotic automations.

  • Installing Pega Robot Manager

    Download and import the Pega Robot Manager portal into your application to monitor the performance, health, and throughput of your robotic workforce.

  • Upgrading Pega Robot Manager

    Benefit from the latest enhancements of Pega Robot Manager and keep current with robotic technologies by upgrading your Pega Robot Manager application.

  • Securing access to Pega Robot Manager

    Configure authentication methods based on your security policies to ensure that users and robots can access Pega Robot Manager.

  • Configuring Pega Robot Manager

    Pega Robot Manager allows you to manage your RPA robots; start, stop, terminate and schedule them. You can configure it to suit the needs of your organization. You can also create and view reports on robot health, exceptions and usage data.

  • Creating, editing, and viewing reports in Pega Robot Manager

    The reporting feature in Pega Robot Manager extends the capabilities offered by Pega Platform, so that you can create, edit, and view reports from applications that include Pega Robot Manager in their application stack. These reports can cover health, exceptions, or usage data collected from Pega Robot Runtime.

  • Managing Runtime configuration files

    Pega Robot Manager provides the capability to manage your Runtime configuration files from a centralized location. You can easily customize your configuration options for both attended and unattended robots, and associate different configurations with different applications.

  • Using Pega Robot Manager

    Use Pega Robot Manager to manage and deploy automation packages to both attended robotic desktop automation (RDA) and unattended robotic process automation (RPA), monitor the performance, health, and throughput of your RPA robots; and manage the life cycle of your RPA robots, including manual start and stop, and defining scheduled actions to enable more throughput when the workload is high.

  • Changing settings from the Pega Robot Manager interface

    Edit multiple settings relating to robot registration, reporting, and configuration from the Pega Robot Manager user interface.

  • Performance and security alerts for Pega Robot Manager

    Keep the health of your robotic automation solution in check through a set of performance alerts on Pega Diagnostic Cloud.

  • Pega Robotic Automation Importer component

    The introduction of the Robot Connector (Rule-Connect-Robot) rule type in Pega Platform marks the arrival of robotic automations as a first-class citizen in the Pega development model.

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