AWS Contact Center

Tag: Amazon Connect

Monitor and trigger alerts using Amazon CloudWatch for Amazon Connect

In the medical field, cardiologists rely on heart monitoring devices to capture patient baselines and trends that enable them to predict and treat heart disease and defects. Similarly, in the contact center field, the ability to monitor and detect anomalies is essential in maintaining a healthy contact center environment. With Amazon Connect and Amazon CloudWatch […]

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Enable chat in Salesforce Experience Cloud with Amazon Connect

Chat is becoming a preferred channel for customer interactions. Salesforce Experience Cloud (SEC) helps companies create websites, storefronts, and mobile apps. SEC can personalize customer engagement with pre-built templates. It offers self-service capabilities, and integrates with customer relationship management (CRM) solutions. Adding Amazon Connect chat to SEC allows you to experience high-quality digital interactions. SEC […]

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Analyzing Amazon Connect usage with agent desktop and streaming data

As customer engagement expectations become increasingly advanced, contact center managers find themselves in need of granular visibility of their contact center usage. For example, customers seek to understand usage patterns by agent, business division, caller intent, routing queue, or customer segment. Amazon Connect provides a real-time performance dashboard so that you can monitor the overall health of […]

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How to set next status for an agent using Amazon Connect Streams API

In a busy contact center, agents can often be routed contacts back-to-back, making it difficult for agents to go offline or on a scheduled break. Amazon Connect now offers the ability for agents to set a next status while on a contact. An agent can pause new contacts from being routed to them while finishing […]

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Manage agent softphone settings with a custom Contact Control Panel

With Amazon Connect, contact center agents can either use the Contact Control Panel (CCP) soft phone or send calls to a desk phone (a PSTN or mobile number) when answering calls. Sending a call to the desk phone is considered an outbound call from Amazon Connect and comes with additional cost.  If there are a […]

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Monitor the health of phone numbers in Amazon Connect

When managing your contact center, knowing if your claimed phone number is customer reachable in Amazon Connect instead of a busy signal or a “not in service” message is crucial to your business.  Your phone number(s) might become unreachable due to various unforeseen circumstances like carrier issue, release of phone number, and others. This blog […]

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Configure single sign-on using Google Workspaces for Amazon Connect

Single sign-on (SSO) is an authentication mechanism that allows users to access multiple applications securely with a single set of credentials. Users no longer need to remember multiple usernames and passwords, allowing them to maintain a singular experience for authenticating into multiple applications. Contact Centers applications are no different and require the ability to utilize […]

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Agent CCP Call Statistics

Assist agents and enrich system metrics with Amazon Connect

Agents are a core part of a contact centre. At peak times, they manage long queues and look through multiple systems for the information requested by their customers. During a call, agents may need to reconfirm information with the customer that they already gave in the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system. This may include the […]

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Prevent contact center fraud and enhance customer experience with fast, effortless voice biometrics identification

Today, contact centers are often subject to fraud from bad actors calling and pretending to be someone they are not. Contact centers use knowledge-based authentication to validate the identity of their customers, where callers would have to answer multiple questions to verify their personal details, like social security number, date of birth or mother’s maiden […]

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Provide real-time customer sentiment analytics to agents using Contact Lens API for Amazon Connect

A contact center has a large amount of valuable customer data that supervisors and quality assurance managers can use to easily understand the sentiment, trends, and compliance risks of customer conversations. These insights allow companies to effectively train agents, replicate successful interactions, and identify important customer feedback. This said, many companies find it difficult to […]

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