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Intelligent bot service that scales on demand
- Start quickly with built-in templates and choose a hosting option that meets your needs
- Reach your customers on multiple channels—from your app or website to Skype or Messenger
- Easily make your bot smarter with additional Azure services
- Pay only for what you use
Speed up development by working in an integrated environment which is purpose-built for bot development. Get started in seconds with out-of-the-box templates including basic bot, Language Understanding Intelligent Service bot, form bot and proactive bot. Microsoft Bot Framework is built into each template to streamline your workflow.
Learn more about Microsoft Bot Framework.
Increase your interactions and reach more customers from your website or app to email, GroupMe, Facebook Messenger, Kik, Skype, Slack, Microsoft Teams, Telegram, text/SMS and Twilio.
Boosted bot intelligence
Add the smarts to your bots with a few lines of code. Add Cognitive Services to enable your bots to see, hear, interpret and interact in more human ways. Developers can connect to other Azure services to enrich their bots. For example, use Azure Search to create sophisticated search capabilities to your bots.
Learn more about Cognitive Services.
Provision your bot using options that let you scale up or down on demand. Or use a serverless option and pay only for what you use and reserve the resources you need.