In a few years, robotic process automation may very well merge with or be rendered moot by artificial intelligence. But for now, RPA commands the attention of enterprises and their finance teams to a degree few relatively new technologies have. Management consulting firm McKinsey says that more than 80 percent of companies it has spoken with are experimenting with, implementing, or broadly scaling the technology. And the activity is not confined to large companies — businesses across the size spectrum are piloting this flexible, promising software, according to Brandy Smith, of McKinsey’s automation-at-scale practice. Click here for more information.