“Robotic automation is defined as applying technology to manipulate data, process a transaction, trigger a response, or communicate with other digital systems. The automation replaces tasks traditionally performed by a human.”
Contrary to what may first come to mind, robotic automation does not only refer to psuedo-artificial humans. Real life examples of robotic automation are ATM machines or smartphones. Robotic automation is such an integrated part of everyday life, that we actually take them for granted.