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Pega Robot Manager

Updated on October 7, 2021

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: This version of Pega Robot Manager supports Pega Robotic Automation versions 19.1.64 or later.

  • 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.

  • Updating the Pega Robot Manager version

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

  • Managing your organization in Pega Robot Manager

    Create and maintain your organizational structure and define individual responsibilities in your Pega Robot Manager application. A well laid-out hierarchy of departments, users, and roles helps to facilitate meeting your business objectives.

  • Reporting in Pega Robot Manager

    Monitor and communicate the performance of your robotic workforce to your stakeholders through reports for applications based on Pega Robot Manager.

  • Managing robot configuration remotely

    Deliver robot configuration updates to multiple machines at once by modifying Pega Robot Runtime configuration files in 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.

  • 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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