Microsoft’s AI train is not slowing down. In the latest AI-focused announcement, the company says that its AI Builder and Power Virtual Agents are getting new artificial intelligence tools.
Microsoft is adding support for Azure OpenAI Service, which gives customers access to GPT AI from OpenAI. That will eventually include ChatGPT, which is coming to Azure OpenAI Service soon.
With this integration, users can access the generative AI model and templates with low code via Microsoft Power Apps and Power Automate. This include the ability to generate text with the GPT AI model.
Microsoft announced AI Builder in 2019 as a service that allows developers with no code experience to leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions in their applications.
Power Virtual Agents
As for Power Virtual Agents, it now has a Conversation booster that allows users to build their own bot to handle resources in an organization. For example, the bot can answer questions without any input from users. All customers need to do its put the bot on a public URL:
“Simply point your bot to your company-specific resources, like your website or an internal knowledge base, and watch it start to answer questions in minutes, right out-of-box, with no additional authoring.”
If you’re unfamiliar with Power Virtual Agents, it is a part of Microsoft’s Power Platform and allows users to create AI bots for personalized service.
Both the AI Builder and Power Virtual Agents features are coming to limited preview soon, but are only available in US English.
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