UiPath buys Cloud Elements

UiPath, the $35 billion robotic process automation startup tipped as a contender to float on the stock market, has acquired U.S. interconnectivity specialist Cloud Elements.
UiPath at a IT trade event
The takeover will enable UiPath to offer an enterprise-grade user interface and automation capabilities based on a single platform.

UiPath raised $750 million in a funding round last month that valued UiPath at $35 billion – more than three times its valuation in an investment round last July.