Automation Anywhere unveils new edition of top selling desktop software, version 5.5.

Jul 19, 2009

Automation Anywhere, a leader in desktop and enterprise automation software, today debuts Automation Anywhere 5.5, the latest release of the developer’s innovative desktop automation software for business processes and IT tasks. The latest addition to the Automation Anywhere line of products, version 5.5 adds email automation, a terminal emulator, secure FTPs, Microsoft Exchange Server reporter, bulk edit capability and an enhanced web recorder to the list of valuable features its predecessor is known for.

Automation Anywhere 5.5 is compatible with a variety of popular applications, including Microsoft Office, Firefox, DOS command prompt, Java Application and Applets, Telnet, Unix Shell, and many others.

“Automation Anywhere 5.5 makes life even easier for the enterprise computer user by saving time and money spent on performing repetitive tasks and increasing process reliability and speed, while diminishing human errors,” said Mihir Shukla, CEO, Automation Anywhere. “As people become busier and busier in the office, there is a growing demand for quick and efficient ways to complete critical time-consuming tasks. We’re excited to provide individuals and entire organizations with a solution that is sure to help them be more efficient while contributing positively to their bottom line.”

Automation Anywhere

Automation Anywhere’s pioneering software caters to users at various levels of PC familiarity, from individuals with a home office to IT professionals. Designed for ease-of-use, Automation Anywhere permits users to automate without writing code. Innovative and intuitive wizard-based tools allow the most complex tasks to be simply automated. In addition, all Automation Anywhere products are designed to be scalable, allow for segmented implementation and are adaptable to a broad range of needs.

Automation Anywhere is powered by a proprietary SMART Automation Technology, which intelligently executes automated tasks across multiple machines, allowing for variations in systems, application loading times and internet speeds. Automation Anywhere is also available in a Server edition that allows users to develop complex automation processes and simultaneously provide centralized security, user management, collaboration, deployment, backup and other benefits of a server.

Automation Anywhere Key Features

  • Unique SMART Automation Technology for fast automation of complex tasks with no programming required
  • Record keyboard and mouse actions or use point-and-click wizards to create automated tasks in minutes
  • Task to SMART EXE capability to easily distribute tasks on other computers
  • Web recorder and email automation
  • Powerful task scheduling and auto login capability to run scheduled tasks even when computer is locked
  • More than 300 actions such as Internet, conditional, loop, prompt, file management, automatic email notifications, task chaining, hotkey, variables and logging, etc.


“For any company thinking of hiring programmers to automate their complex processes, I would recommend that they seriously consider Automation Anywhere as an alternative,” said Wayne Gowen, senior developer and project manager, IT Group.

Pricing and Availability

Automation Anywhere 5.5 is available at four pricing levels: Standard and Premier for $495 and $695 respectively, Enterprise priced at $2,495 and $3,490 for Enterprise with Integration Pack. All Automation Anywhere versions are available for purchase and free trial at the official website,

About Automation Anywhere

Automation Anywhere is a leader in Automation Software, with customers in more than 90 countries. The company’s user-friendly automation software technology enables fast automation of simple and complex tasks, without any programming. The company’s loyal customers include a full range of Fortune 500 companies, thousands of medium and small business, entrepreneurial startups, financial and healthcare companies, city, state and federal governments and leading educational institutes. For more information on Automation Anywhere, please visit


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