How do I run my bots offline?

Currently, Azure Bot Service is an online-only offering. However, the Bot Service team is planning for scenarios that would enable in-subscription premium channels with Azure Virtual Network support. The team is also evaluating solutions that work in your data centers and on your devices.

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Related questions and answers

  • Virtual Assistant is different from Cortana, Alexa, or Google Assistant because it lets you build a virtual assistant that embodies your brand personality. It also ensures ownership of all data resulting from customer interactions across a broad range of channels.

  • QnA Maker helps you create a bot that conversationally answers questions covered in your documentation, like an FAQ page. Learn more about how QnA Maker works

  • With Microsoft, you get powerful conversational AI and natural language understanding, open-source Bot Framework, enterprise-grade support, and complete ownership and control of your data.

  • Azure Bot Service complies with ISO/IEC 27001:2013, ISO/IEC 27018:2014, Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Business Associate Agreement (HIPAA BAA), Health Information Trust Alliance Common Security Framework (HITRUST), and SOC 1, SOC 2, and SOC 3.

  • Yes, bots support speech through a Direct Line Speech channel.