The earlier Automation Anywhere RPA products such as Version 11.3 have three separate recorders to capture objects from various environments. Automation 360 combines the capabilities of these three recorders into the Universal Recorder to streamline the recording process.
Check out this how-to for the Universal Recorder in Automation 360. This video demonstrates how to use the universal recorder to help you quickly build bots by recording user actions over multiple applications like Salesforce and Microsoft Outlook. In this particular case, the recorder is used to capture a series of user actions performed on a variety of applications (Browser, Calculator, Outlook) in order to create and email a contact.