Getting Started with Building Bots with Microsoft's Bot Framework

This course is an introduction to the Microsoft Bot Framework, which is a new centralized framework that is meant to allow developers to create, edit, and deploy Chatbots quickly and easily.
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(75)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 17, 2017
Duration
2h 38m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(75)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 17, 2017
Duration
2h 38m
Description

In today's market, companies are racing to find the next big channel to reach customers. Chatbots offer a new and exciting way to interact with people, brands, or services in order to streamline existing processes. Up until now there has been no real centralized framework that allowed the easy creation of bots. This course, Getting Started with Building Bots with Microsoft's Bot Framework, introduces you to the new Microsoft Bot Framework which is intended to fill that role. First, you'll learn some basic concepts of bots and what they can offer. Next, you'll explore maintaining conversations state with dialogs and learn how to reduce effort by getting feedback through FormFlow. Finally, you'll wrap up the course by learning about how to deploy your bot through channels. By the end of this course, you'll know how to start building a basic bot, how to enhance it with some of the more advanced features and finally, how to put it out on one or multiple channels.

About the author
About the author

Matt Kruczek is a Senior Software Director at Tallan. Matt has extensive experience in the software industry and is responsible for creating and maintaining any and all architectures and strategies pertaining to the mobile, web and AI disciplines.

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