Progress Launches AI-Driven Chatbot, Progress NativeChat

BEDFORD, Mass.–()–Progress (NASDAQ: PRGS), the main supplier of software growth and deployment applied sciences, in the present day introduced the provision of Progress® NativeChat™, the factitious intelligence-driven platform for creating and deploying chatbots. Unlike different chatbot applied sciences, NativeChat is predicated on patent pending CognitiveFlow™ expertise that may be educated with targets, examples and knowledge from present backend techniques, just like the method for coaching new customer support brokers. With NativeChat, organizations can now simply give their prospects the flexibility to converse and transact in a pure approach, on the channel of their alternative, with out the necessity for human interplay.

Chatbots remedy many urgent customer support challenges for organizations – liberating overloaded name middle staff to concentrate on vital enterprise wants by offloading transactional requests, discount in price, elevated buyer satisfaction and extra. However, the creation and deployment of chatbots may be advanced, with restricted outcomes, if not executed proper. NativeChat removes most of the complexities of chatbot growth, dashing time to market, due to its skill to self-learn as interactions evolve.

“Chatbots are most powerful when they are intelligent and context-aware, directly pulling data and insights from systems of record,” mentioned Dmitri Tcherevik, Chief Technology Officer, Progress. “NativeChat makes it easy to create chatbots on top of existing systems that interact with users in a natural way and improve contextual understanding, accuracy and forecasting in conversations.”

NativeChat may be built-in into self-service internet portals and cellular apps, enabling buyer self-service throughout any channel. Customers also can talk utilizing NativeChat via social channels equivalent to Facebook messenger and different dwell chat applied sciences, furthering their skill to interact within the ways in which they’re most comfy. NativeChat additionally integrates with any enterprise system that helps REST APIs.

“We evaluated several chatbot technologies and selected Progress NativeChat because of the CognitiveFlow technology enabling the bot to hold human-like discussions,” mentioned Harry Singh, Global Vice President – PowerCurve Software Products at Experian. “We were able to build our proof of concept digital chatbot in just weeks. Given this early success, and our focus on technology that transforms the way we do business, we’ll be looking at NativeChat as the potential platform for our new robo-agent service.”

Progress NativeChat can:

  • Support each transactional and FAQ-style interactions
  • Understand pure conversations in 72 human languages, and comes with an non-compulsory built-in Natural Language Processing engine powered by Facebook
  • Replicate present internet and cellular varieties
  • Be educated from present FAQ pages and supplies
  • Be up and operating in as little as two weeks and is as easy to coach as a service agent
  • Adapt, be taught and assessment chat historical past with out developer assist
  • Easily combine with any enterprise techniques supporting REST APIs
  • Integrate out-of-the-box with the Progress Kinvey serverless cloud software platform
  • Integrate out-of-the-box with the Progress Sitefinity internet content material administration platform and the NativeScript native cellular software growth expertise

NativeChat is the primary product to come back out of Progress Labs, the innovation incubator inside Progress. Progress Labs allows the perfect and most revolutionary concepts coming from wherever inside the firm to be nurtured and funded, driving innovation within the Progress portfolio and delivering new worth for Progress prospects and companions. Other Progress Labs initiatives at present being pursued contain augmented and digital actuality, blockchain, edge computing for IoT, new AI-based purposes and extra.

Progress NativeChat is accessible in the present day. For particulars, please go to

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Progress (NASDAQ: PRGS) gives the main platform for creating and deploying mission-critical enterprise purposes. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to construct and ship cognitive-first purposes, that harness large knowledge to derive enterprise insights and aggressive benefit. Progress gives main applied sciences for simply constructing highly effective person interfaces throughout any kind of system, a dependable, scalable and safe backend platform to deploy fashionable purposes, main knowledge connectivity to all sources, and award-winning predictive analytics that brings the facility of machine studying to any group. Over 1,700 impartial software program distributors, 100,000 enterprise prospects, and two million builders depend on Progress to energy their purposes. Learn about Progress at or +1-800-477-6473.

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