Blue Prism foundation course
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Blue Prism foundation course

Learn Blue Prism RPA with hands on experience
4.4 (182 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
2,794 students enrolled
Created by Arun Nair
Last updated 4/2019
English
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Price: Free
This course includes
  • 6 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What you'll learn
  • Fundamentals of Robotics Process Automation
  • Creating RPA solutions with Blue Prism
  • Blueprism infrastructure setup
Requirements
  • You should be comfortable using Windows PC
  • Blueprism software with valid license
Description

Blue Prism is a leading Robotics Process Automation software with a high demand in the market.

In this course you will learn Blue Prism which is a Robotics Process Automation software. You will not only learn how to develop RPA solution using Blue Prism but also will understand advanced concepts like multi BOT architecture and how Blue Prism is deployed in large enterprises.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn Robotics Process Automation (RPA)
Course content
Expand all 44 lectures 05:47:01
+ Introduction
3 lectures 04:40
Welcome
00:32

A high level overview of Robotics Process Automation (RPA), it's advantages and limitations.

Introduction to Robotics Process Automation (RPA)
03:25
Introduction to Blue Prism
00:43
+ Installation and configuration
6 lectures 13:03

This video will detail the prerequisites required to install Blue Prism

Installation Pre requisites
01:29

A step by step walk through of SQL Server 2014 Express Edition

Installation of SQL Server Express edition
02:18

Step by step walkthrough of configuring SQL Server for Blue Prism installation

Configuring SQL Server for Blue Prism
01:54

A step by step walkthrough of installation, configuration and activation of Blue Prism

Installation, configuration and activation of Blue Prism
03:29

A high level overview of various modules inside Blue Prism

Blue Prism modules overview
01:43

A step by step walkthrough of setting up user account in Blue Prism

Creating a user account in Blue Prism
02:10
+ Process Studio
5 lectures 32:25

In this video we will discuss about process studio and create a simple processs

Introduction to Process Studio
02:02

This video explains in detail about 3 stages in Blue Prism process studio - Calc, multi calc and data item.

Calc, Data item and multi calc stages
09:34

This video walks you through the decision stage and anchor stage in Blue prism.

Decision and Anchor stages
07:18

This video walks you through the choice stage in Blue Prism

Choice Stage
07:16

This video walks you through the collection and Loop stages in Blue Prism

Collection and loop stages
06:15
+ Excel Operation
2 lectures 20:00

This video gives you a brief introduction to the Action stage in Blue Prism and walks you through a basic excel operation of importing the excel into collection

Action Stage and basic Excel operation with Blue Prism - Part 1
09:45

This video will show you how to write a collection to an excel file and how to create a new excel file in Blue Prism

Basic Excel operation with Blue Prism - Part 2
10:15
+ Object Studio
4 lectures 34:49

This video will show you how to import Visual Business Objects (VBOs) in Blue Prism

Importing VBOs in Blue Prism
01:40

In this video, we will see how to create a business object for a simple Windows application in object studio using application modeller, create a simple launch action page and use the action in process studio to launch the application. We will also discuss about the page feature at a high level and the importance of pulishing an action in Object studio

Object Studio - Part 1 - Creating VBO for Windows applications
11:12

In this video you will learn how to spy windows applications using the Win32 spy mode. We will be using the windows calculator application to demonstrate this

Object Studio - Part 2 - Spying Windows applications
12:41

In this video you will learn how to use dynamic attributes in application modeller and use the same set of attributes to identify multiple elements by passing the parameters

Object Studio - Part 3 - Using dynamic attributes
09:16
+ Debugging Basics
1 lecture 06:52

This video will provide you a detailed walkthrough of the essential debugging tools in Blue Prism - Run/debugging speed, step, step over, step out, set next stage and breakpoint

Debugging basics - Stepping, breakpoint and set next stage
06:52
+ Working with Web Applications
4 lectures 46:46

In this video we will discuss how to spy the elements on an HTML page in order to automate the web application using Blue Prism and it will give you a detailed walk through on the various attributes

Automating web applications - Part 1 - Spying HTML elements
10:17

In this video we will create the action pages to interact with the web application

Automating web applications - Part 2
09:29

In this video we will create a currency conversion process. We also discuss about defined and undefined collection

Automating web applications - Part 3
10:24

This video will provide you a detailed walk through on the static and dynamic wait stages and how to pass dynamic attribute into a dynamic wait stage in Blue Prism

Static and dynamic wait
16:36
+ Exception handling
2 lectures 17:08

This video will walk you through the exception handling in Blue Prism using the recover, resume and exception stages

Exception Handling
10:35

This video will provide you a detailed insight on exception bubbling and how pages can be created and maanged in Blue Prism process

Exception bubbling and pages in detail
06:33
+ Control Room, Work Queues, Multi Bot
17 lectures 02:51:18

This video will walk you through the following:

  1. Basics of roles and permissions

  2. Overview of control room

  3. Publishing a process to control room

  4. Running a process from the control room

Control Room overview and Running process from control room
07:32

This video will give you a detailed walk through on how to implement Queues in your process.

Work Queues - Part 1
15:46

In this video we will see how to mark exception in the queue and set an Item Key in the queue

Work Queues - Part 2
08:27

In this video, we will cover setting up retry attempts in work queues and a practical challenge we face when configuring the attempts

Work Queues - Part 3
08:24

This video will give you an overview of Blue Prism implementation in large enterprise. It will also guide you on setting up a multi BOT architecture setup on your personal comptuer for training purpose

Multi BOT Architecture - overview and setup
14:45

This video will give you an overview of the environment locking feature in Blue Prism and how to configure a process with multiple BOTs and ensure there is no conflict.

Multi BOT Architecture - Environment Locking - Part 1
08:08

In this video we will step through the same process on 2 computers to see how environment locking works

Multi BOT Architecture - Environment Locking - Part 2
08:31

In this video we will run the process from 2 BOTs from the control room

Process and Object files - https://drive.google.com/drive/u/2/folders/0B9IMo1RTpU4oNWZoRm5BekpMZVE

Multi BOT Architecture - Environment Locking - Part 3
10:03

In this video, you will learn about 3 types of data item exposure - Enviornment variable, session variable and statistic variable. You also see how the process is impacted when a session variable is changed while the process is running.

BP Code download link - https://drive.google.com/drive/u/2/folders/0B9IMo1RTpU4oVEpJT04xT0pCR2M

Environment and session variables
11:59

In this video we will discuss about deferring items in work queues in detail.

BP Code - https://drive.google.com/drive/u/2/folders/0B9IMo1RTpU4oc24xd1NuZzJJN1U

Work Queues - Defer Item
11:55

In this video, you will learn an important design aspect of Blue Prism which helps you to work with multiple time zones

Working with multiple Time Zones
04:43

In this video we will discuss about Tag and Tag filter feature of Blue Prism Work Queues

Work Queues - Tag and Tag filter
11:52

In this video we will discuss in detail about credential manager and Encryption schemen and how storing Encryption key in Application server vs database affects.


Google Drive link to download the code -https://drive.google.com/drive/u/2/folders/1KqUFgFT5-Gj72JrxwoYV_AUyjfsOdmeP

Credential Manager and Encryption Scheme
12:50

In this video we will discuss about the work queues priority

Work Queues - Priority
08:47

This video will give you an indepth understanding of Blue Prism's run time resource and also a complete walk through on how to setup Blue Prism run time resource to launch automatically at login

Setting up Blue Prism run time resource
08:44

In this video we will discuss on how to install, configure and use login agent. We will also go through the security policies required to be configured before login agent is deployed

Blue Prism Login Agent - Overview, setup and configuration
10:42

This video will walk you through how to use login agent in production

Using Login Agent in Production
08:10