In April 2016, Opus Research convened a unique event showcase for both IA and IAuth solutions.
The Intelligent Assistants space is red hot and has recently become crowded with personal assistants, personal advisors, customer-facing enterprise virtual agents, chatbots, and just plain bots. In the midst of this frenzy, our IA landscape defines core technology services that support all aspects of Intelligent Assistance and creates a deliberate taxonomy of intelligent assistant categories.
At Opus Research, we focus, not on Bots, but on “Intelligent Assistants” (IAs). Last October, we issued the first Intelligent Assistance Landscape. Today we officially issue an updated version.
UK-based BetterBrand offers a powerful graphical conversation manager where you can build out the entire conversation, constructing possible user inputs and scripting the chatbot’s responses.
Guests of the luxury hotelier Radisson Blu Edwardian have a new way to get fast self-service or assistance from the hotel staff by texting “Edward,” an automated Intelligent Assistant.
Introduced at the recent Build 2016 event, Microsoft’s Bot Framework offers a complete set of development and deployment services for building and hosting conversational agents.
Intelligent Assistants Conference London 2016 is a gathering place for executives involved in e-commerce, customer care, emerging technologies, strategy & innovation, mobile self-service, and contact centre management.
In constructing a bot to automate the process of collecting team status updates, Slack is tapping into the worthy goal of minimizing onerous, time-consuming tasks that all businesses face.
ICYMI, the Twittersphere fostered the short, notorious life of the #ConvComm #IntelligentAssistant @TayandYou. Called “Tay” for short, it was launched on March 23rd by the artificial intelligence (AI) experts from Microsoft’s Technology and Research Group and the Bing Search Team…. Read More ›
Amazon’s Alexa is the first of many smart, versatile and extensible voice user interface devices being ushered into homes to serve as intelligent personal assistants for everyone in the family.