Robotic Process Automation and the Welsh

The Editor
4 min readNov 25, 2019

What do the Welsh and process improvement have in common? Well, being from Welsh stock I’m pleased to tell you that besides Welsh cakes and a gift for singing, we also brought you the invention of the = sign. It’s true – or rather I should say mae’n wir.

Back in 1557 Welsh mathematician, Robert Recorde invented the symbol allegedly after he got fed up with writing ‘is equal to’ at the end of…