AWS Contact Center

Category: Amazon Lex

How COVID-19 has changed the way customer service leaders think about contact centers

Global emergencies dramatically shift daily routines, forcing companies to react quickly to change the way they support employees and customers. COVID-19 has changed the way we work, including the contact center space. Despite the benefits of cloud contact centers, many organizations don’t have the solutions to support virtual contact centers. This leaves companies maintaining buildings […]

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Updating your addresses with Amazon Connect and Amazon Lex

When someone moves, they spend time notifying their service account providers (electric, water, insurance, etc.) to update their address information. This post explains how to create an Amazon Lex bot in an Amazon Connect contact flow to automate the address update process. After you create the bot, you use AWS Lambda to confirm the new […]

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Using WhatsApp and Amazon Lex to escalate to voice via Amazon Connect

Today, enterprises are revamping their existing channels, such as contact centers based on interactive voice response (IVR), to provide an enhanced, seamless experience to customers. They are motivated to create an omni-channel experience, using services like Amazon Connect and Amazon Lex to enrich customer experience at a low cost. They are also using channels like […]

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Reaching More Customers with Web and Mobile Chat on Amazon Connect

We just launched an exciting new channel for Amazon Connect: chat. Today, we wanted to dive a bit deeper into what chat is and how it works in Amazon Connect. We built Amazon Connect from the ground up to be truly omnichannel, which means we provide a seamless experience across voice and chat for your […]

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Testing accuracy and regression with Amazon Connect and Amazon Lex

Contacting customer service can often be a challenging experience. Sometimes, the conversation engagement does not meet the caller’s expectations. They may encounter experiences such as waiting on hold, repeating information from one agent to the next, and spending too much time getting answers to questions. These can all lead to a lengthy and often frustrating […]

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Adopting Amazon Connect in Your Enterprise Contact Center

This blog post describes best practices for adopting and implementing Amazon Connect, a cloud-based contact center built on AWS, into your enterprise. These best practices have been compiled from previous customer migrations to Amazon Connect. Because most contact centers are technologically and organizationally complex, this post focuses on the best way to get started, plan […]

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Building an Automated AI Experience with Amazon Connect and Salesforce Service Cloud

Last year we announced the first release of the Amazon Connect Computer Telephony Integration (CTI) Adapter for Salesforce. We have seen a number of Enterprise customers leveraging this integration to build innovative customer experiences. Based on customer feedback, we have released version 2 of the CTI Adapter with the following additional functionality: Improved Salesforce screen […]

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Amazon Connect with Amazon Lex Press or Say Input

You’re sitting in a public place and need to contact customer support over the phone. Perhaps you’re traveling and need to confirm or change a reservation or get an account balance. Maybe you need to reset an account password because you always access the account from your tablet instead of your phone. We’ve all been […]

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