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Intelligent Document Processing

Go beyond OCR and leverage artificial intelligence for your workflows today.

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Process large volumes of documents without human intervention.

In traditional document-driven processes, workers manually churn through stacks and stacks of documents. This process is slow and error prone, which leads to cost, control, and quality issues as well as worker dissatisfaction.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) promises to change that. But building and deploying AI solutions is complex and requires significant investment in talent and infrastructure. And in many cases, results have been mixed.

Challenges experienced with AI implementation include:

intelligent document processing value prop

Enter Appian Intelligent Document Processing.

Appian Intelligent Document Processing (IDP) is a pre-built solution that converts unstructured data locked in documents to structured data. To do this, we use a combination of cutting-edge machine learning and AI capabilities augmented by humans when needed. You can set up IDP in minutes and it can seamlessly be integrated into your existing business processes.

pdf documents analyzed with ai to become structured data

Calculate Your Return-on-Investment with IDP.

By combining the best of people, process, and AI, workers can focus on the most important tasks, without being bogged down by tedious data entry.

  1. Enter some information about your current document processing needs
  2. Adjust the automation factor to estimate how much of the document processing you’re expecting to automate, without any human intervention.
  3. Like what you see? Request a demo to learn more.

Why Appian IDP?

Only Appian can deliver transformational solutions at the pace required for innovation. Here’s how:

How we’re fast:

  • It only takes a few minutes to set up IDP. AI models can be trained in hours.
  • IDP is a turnkey solution to document processing. People can start using it immediately.
  • IDP runs on Appian’s low-code automation platform. Building or extending apps is up to 20x faster than coding.

How we deliver value:

  • As a triple-crown leader in automation, low-code, and case management, Appian is able to handle the most complex enterprise requirements.
  • IDP leverages state-of-the-art AI, which responds instantaneously to document format changes.
  • Appian’s platform allows you to fully customize IDP to support your specific needs.

AI Services with Appian

Powered by Appian AI.

IDP is powered by Appian AI, which incorporates Google Cloud’s best-in-class AI services out-of-the box. With Appian AI, there’s no need to code and you don’t have to be a data scientist to quickly create intelligent, AI-powered enterprise applications. Appian AI includes these great Google Cloud AI services:

1. Document AI
2. Natural Language
3. Auto ML
4. Cloud Vision
5. Cloud Storage
6. Translate

All of these services are available through Appian zero-code integrations to Google Cloud Platform and can be set up in minutes.

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