What are some industries the Virtual Assistant is for?
Any industry, business or organisation can benefit from the enhanced customer experience of a branded virtual assistant. Demand is notably large in the automotive, enterprise and hospitality sectors.
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To convert an existing V4 bot to a skill, please visit: https://docs.microsoft.com/azure/bot-service/skill-implement-skill?view=azure-bot-service-4.0&tabs=cs
To link accounts to a Virtual Assistant, please visit: https://microsoft.github.io/botframework-solutions/howto/virtual-assistant/linkedaccounts/
Bot Framework Virtual Assistant template enables you to build a conversational assistant tailored to your brand, personalised for your users and available across a broad range of clients and devices. This template greatly simplifies the creation of a new bot project by providing basic conversational intents, Dispatch, LUIS and QnA Maker integration, Skills, and automated ARM deployment.
To use the Virtual Assistant Android Client, please check out: https://microsoft.github.io/botframework-solutions/howto/samples/vaclient_android/
You can see the comprehensive feature set for the Virtual Assistant Android Client here: https://microsoft.github.io/botframework-solutions/reference/samples/vaclient_android/
Examples of Power BI dashboards are provided in the Power BI Analytics sample, highlighting how to gain insights on your bot’s performance and quality.
The Skill manifest enables skills to be self-describing in that they communicate the name and description of a skill, its authentication requirements if appropriate, along with the discrete actions that it exposes.
This manifest provides all of the metadata required for a calling bot to know when to trigger invoking a skill and what actions it provides. The manifest is used by the skill command line tool to configure a bot to make use of a skill.