April 14, 2023

Umlaut Solutions & Zerowait Partnership: Secure Automation Appliance.

By Shane Reid

Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait Announce Partnership to Deliver a Secure Automation Appliance to the Market

Umlaut Solutions, a leading provider of Business and Process Automation services, and Zerowait, an enterprise storage solutions expert, announced a partnership to deliver a new secure automation appliance to the market today. The appliance will enable companies to automate critical business processes securely and with ease.

The new IDP appliance combines Umlaut's expertise in A.I., Process Automation, and Integration services with Zerowait's proficiency in enterprise storage solutions and security. The appliance provides businesses an easy and affordable way to automate tasks such as intelligent document processing, handwriting extraction using ML, PII redaction, and approval routing, with Zerowait's scalable enterprise storage appliances, data backups, business continuity, and resource allocation securely.

"We are excited to partner with Zerowait to deliver this innovative automation appliance to the market," said Director of Umlaut Solutions, Shane Reid. "Our combined expertise will enable us to provide a secure and reliable solution to help businesses automate critical processes, freeing up valuable resources to focus on core business objectives."

The appliance is designed to meet the needs of businesses of all sizes and industries, providing an easy-to-use, secure, and scalable solution. The pre-purchased appliances are shipping from May 1st, 2023, and all new devices can be customized to meet the unique needs of each business.

"We have been working with Umlaut Solutions' team members for over a decade. Our engineering teams designed this new secure, dedicated IDP appliance to fill a niche in the market for customers that want an affordable On-Premises solution," said Mike Linett, CEO of Zerowait. "Our mutual clients can take advantage of a turnkey solution by combining our 30 years of experience in storage, security, and managed services with Umlaut Solutions' leading-edge technology solutions."

About Umlaut Solutions

Umlaut Solutions is a leading provider of workflow and process automation services. The company specializes in developing custom software solutions for businesses of all sizes and industries, focusing on security and reliability.

About Zerowait

Zerowait is a provider of enterprise storage solutions. The company specializes in providing customized storage solutions for businesses of all sizes and industries, focusing on scalability, performance, and cost-effectiveness. Zerowait Website

Why did this partnership come about?

According to a recent survey by Umlaut Solutions, many customers have expressed concerns about the rising costs of cloud services and ongoing security concerns associated with storing data in the cloud. Customers seek alternatives that provide a secure, cost-effective way to automate critical business processes.

In response to these concerns, Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait have collaborated to create a new secure automation appliance, allowing businesses to automate critical tasks with pre-configured human-centred QA and workflow processes built in. The device provides a secure and reliable alternative to cloud services, allowing businesses to retain full control of their data while reducing costs.

By partnering with Zerowait, Umlaut Solutions can offer a solution tailored to each business's specific needs, providing a scalable and customizable appliance that can grow and evolve with the business. The appliance is designed to provide a cost-effective solution that addresses ongoing security concerns, allowing businesses to focus on their core objectives without worrying about the risks associated with cloud services.

No friction payment options

To make the new secure automation appliance accessible to businesses of all sizes, Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait will offer a range of pricing options, including a subscription-based model with no upfront capital costs. This means businesses can use the appliance immediately without needing significant upfront investment.

Under the subscription-based model, the new automation appliance will run as part of the monthly service fees, making it a cost-effective solution for businesses that want to automate critical processes without incurring additional costs. This flexible pricing model will allow businesses to scale their use of the appliance up or down as needed, making it an attractive option for businesses looking for a solution that can adapt to their changing needs.

Inflation an Issue

Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait are committed to supporting businesses during this high-inflation market, recognizing that many businesses may face budgetary or resource constraints. To help businesses overcome these challenges, Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait will offer a range of flexible pricing options, including a subscription-based model with no upfront capital costs.

In addition to the flexible pricing options, Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait will provide businesses with the necessary support to ensure a seamless transition to the new automation appliance. The companies will offer training and support to help businesses understand how to use the appliance effectively and will provide ongoing support to ensure that the appliance continues to meet their evolving needs.

Committed to providing the best solution

Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait are committed to providing businesses with a solution that is both secure and cost-effective, enabling them to automate critical processes without incurring additional costs. Companies can focus on their core objectives with the new secure automation appliance while Umlaut Solutions and Zerowait take care of the rest.

Shane Reid


I’m driven by finding superior solutions to my client’s data challenges and helping them unlock their growth potential through automation. I have 25 years of experience in ICT, general management and sales director roles. I love uncovering the best means of addressing each client’s issues and determining how they will be integrated to deliver optimum outcomes.

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