Dec 16 2019

Robotic Process Automation Does the Work at the Defense Logistics Agency


    • Lew Oleinick, Chief Privacy and Freedom of Information Act Officer, Defense Logistics Agency
    • John Felsted, Robotic Process Automation Program Manager, Defense Logistics Agency

Video Highlights

  • The Defense Logistics Agency receives 3,700 Freedom of Information Act requests each year for contract bid abstracts that must be redacted before they are made public.
  • The DLA uses robotic process automation to handle the process, freeing up its workers to take care of more complicated aspects of contract appeals.
  • The agency currently has 50 automations running in different departments and is planning more.