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    May 2019

    May 6

    New series of Azure Bot Framework enhancements 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

    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

    QnA Maker now supports multi-turn dialogs

    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

    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

    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

    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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