RigD's 2018 release showed how Machine Learning /AI driven automation can augment and assist Ops daily to improve incident coordination significantly. We proved this through fast and easy PagerDuty interaction right in Slack. Our original launch solved the problem of PagerDuty users and teams who work in Slack and need the power of PagerDuty at their fingertips, whether it be Feeds, driving PagerDuty functionality...

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A guide for designing friendly, helpful, and well-behaved chatbots   What is friendly?   "Friendly" is a human, interpersonal quality.  All other meanings are derivative.  We perceive actions of others that make us feel good as "friendly", and readily extend that definition to the actions of machines and computer interfaces.   Unfortunately, we have all been indoctrinated over the last few decades into the false tradeoffs of "friendliness vs. efficiency"...

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Maybe you’ve been there: on the phone arguing with an automated speech recognition engine just trying to find the fastest way to zero out to a live agent. Or finding the right keyword to get routed to a live chat agent bypassing the chatbot. It’s frustrating when you know what exact problem or question you have, and it’s not in their predefined list. Or worse,...

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