Difference between Artificial Intelligence and Automation

Artificial Intelligence: Artificial Intelligence(AI) can be defined as the collection of different technologies that allow the machine to act as the human level of intelligence. This process required learning from past experiences and self-correction to make a certain decision and to reach a certain conclusion.

Automation: Automation is designed something which runs itself with little or no human interaction by some specific patterns and rules to perform repetitive tasks. Automation is used every day and everywhere in life. Automation is widely used in E-Commerce, Banking, Telecommunication industry, etc. Example:- When we book an appointment with the doctor and receives an email/message before our appointment, this is like an automated response.


Below is a table of differences between Artificial Intelligence and Automation:

S.No. Artificial Intelligence Automation
1 AI makes decision based on the learning from past experience & information it recevies. Automation is like pre set and self running to perform specific tasks.
2 AI is system that helps experts to analyze situations and arrive at certain conclusion. Automation is kind of machine programmed to carried out a routine job.
3 AI is for non-repetitive tasks. While Automation is for repetitive tasks based on the commands and rules.
4 AI involves learning and evolving. Automation does not involves learning and evolving.
5 AI have interaction with humans and it learns from past experience and compare the situations and then work according to it. While Automation have no interaction with humans and it works on instructions.
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