Transition callers to digital self-service in times of crisis.

Rapid Response Virtual Agent

A Rapid Response Virtual Agent intercepts callers with a seamless channel switching experience to deflect or screen calls that do not need human assistance.

Rapid Response Virtual Agent

Virtual Agents As A Service

During moments of crisis, one of the most difficult challenges for contact centers is long hold times due to the amount of agent time spent fielding commonly asked questions that could have been deflected by a FAQ bot or screening bot.


Step 1

The Virtual Agent presents callers with a custom greeting that offers a text link to an Answer Center that can answer their questions immediately instead of waiting on hold.


Step 2

The Virtual Agent initiates an SMS text message to the customer that provides a link to a chatbot.

Step 3

The end user initiates a Virtual Agent over Rich Web Chat that can either answer Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or in other instances, it might be better to link to a screening chatbot who can ask a few qualifying questions to determine their escalation path, if any.

FAQ Bot Example

Rapid Response Virtual Agent

Screening Bot Example


Reference Architecture

A Rapid Response Virtual Agent can be quickly deployed to your voice channel to deflect calls that do not require human assistance by either sitting in front of your IVR as a front door, or behind it as a “Press 1” option.

Rapid deployments can be made via PSTN while a longer term approach might choose SIP.

Behind IVR
In Front of IVR

See It In Action

Watch this demo of our Rapid Response Virtual Agent designed to deflect customers calling with questions about COVID-19 and provide self-service over Rich Web Chat


Aarde Cosseboom

Director of GMS Technology

“Our customers love our advanced self-service capabilities over voice and chat, and we couldn’t be happier with the partnership.”

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Most contact centers have an over-reliance on live agents for even the most repetitive and rudimentary calls and chats. With cloud-based virtual agents, you can automate conversations your live agents are handling today without sacrificing an ounce of CX.

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