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May 2019

May 6

New series of Azure Bot Framework enhancements now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Bot Service, built on Microsoft Bot Framework, makes it easier to develop bots and intelligent agents. New enhancements include: Adaptive dialogs enable developers to create more sophisticated, dynamic conversations.

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Microsoft Build
May 6

Language Understanding now has analytics dashboard

NOW AVAILABLE

Language Understanding service makes it easier to build language models by extending roles to all entity types, dynamic lists, and providing a new analytics dashboard.

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Microsoft Build
May 6

Microsoft Bot Framework enhancements

New feature enhancements to the Microsoft Bot Framework allow developers to handle complex dialogs with users while also enjoying more natural language experiences. The updates include the ability to improve the dialog management process — necessitating less code by using adaptive dialogs. Additionally, Language Generation allows developers to decouple language resources for their bot and then manage those resources in separate files, avoiding the need to hardcode bot responses.

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Features
May 6

QnA Maker now supports multi-turn dialogs

NOW AVAILABLE

QnA Maker now can handle multi-turn conversation and is even more simple to deploy without code

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Microsoft Build

November 2018

Nov 14

Virtual Assistant solution accelerator is in preview

IN PREVIEW

The virtual assistant solution accelerator simplifies creation of your own assistant, enabling you to get started in minutes.

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Services
Nov 14

Azure Bot Service enforcing transport layer security (TLS) 1.2

IN PREVIEW

On December 4, 2018, the Azure Bot Service will require all connections to be secured using transport layer security (TLS) 1.2.

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Compliance
  • Services

May 2017

May 11

Bot Framework Updates

IN PREVIEW

We're pleased to announce updates to the Bot Framework that will provide developers with more tools and streamlined integration to other services for developing bots.

  • Azure Bot Service
  • Features

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