Traditionally, customers reach out to the help desk through email and voice. But recently, the customers have grown to start engaging in various other channels such as SMS, live chats, social media and the expectation is that organizations should serve the customers in all the channels possible - the goal is to be present where … Continue reading Demystifying Omnichannel Engagement Hub?
PowerApps Component Framework is becoming a gold standard to infuse AI in the business apps. PowerApps team released an experimental preview of PCF for Canvas Apps and its truly a game changer. Here is one example where the user can take an image or pick an already existing image on their mobile devices and the … Continue reading Image to Text PCF Control
Date field is notorious for slowing the user down during form entry because this is where the user tends to make mistakes with incorrect formats, typos, calculating the dates off the top of the head considering some months have 31st and some don't, let alone the leap year calculations. So, how can we improve this? … Continue reading NLP Date Picker
AI framework is not just to make the customers' lives easier, but also to make the internal users' lives easier. We are heading 2020 and the its been 25 years since the internet took off, but sadly, we still have some paper processes to deal with. But fortunately with AI services these days, we can … Continue reading Forms Recognizer PCF Control
When Microsoft released the Bot Framework 3 years ago, the goal was to ultimately empower any developer to build and deploy the bot to any channels (FB Messenger, Teams, Skype to name a few) with ease to revolutionize the way the customer service operates to realize efficiencies and drive down the operating cost. The Bot … Continue reading My thoughts on Virtual Agent for Customer Service
We have seen many websites with Live Chat embedded on the home page or contact us page, which is what we use to connect to a human agent. In most of the websites, there is a splash screen on the Live Chat interface that will first gather your Full name, Phone, email and so on … Continue reading Passing Authentication Context from Dynamics Portals to Chatbot
Dynamics 365 enables secure and seamless connection with the external applications and services using Server to Server Authentication (S2S) and this is infact the approach that the apps deployed in the Microsoft AppSource use to access Dynamics 365 resources. This documentation dives deeper on this topic.There are numerous blogs that explain how we can acquire … Continue reading Authenticate Bot with Dynamics 365