workforce management


February 24, 2021

Contact center

  • Introducing Architect Dialog Engine bot flows
  • Introducing performance management and gamification
  • Track agent attrition
  • View historical data within workforce management best method forecasts
  • Introducing historical data import for workforce management best method forecasting
  • New Adobe Experience Platform Launch extension for Predictive Engagement

Deprecations

  • CIDR IP address range for cloud media services change
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February 10, 2021

Communicate

  • BYOC Cloud custom SIP headers for improved carrier interoperability
  • Extended maintenance window for cloud-based Edge updates

Contact center

  • Introducing programs, topics, and phrases for speech and text analytics
  • US English, UK English, Australian English, and US and Latin America Spanish programs, topics, and phrases support
  • Coaching appointment scheduling with workforce management
  • Receive agent workforce management schedule and time off request notifications on iOS and Android devices

Integrations

  • Introducing the Zoom Phone integration

Deprecations

  • Replace call with voice in Sentiment Aggregates API change
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January 20, 2021

Contact center

  • Workforce management work plan validation enhancements
  • France French, Canadian French, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese voice transcription support
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January 13, 2021

Communicate

  • DID and toll-free number management enhancements

Contact center

  • Sentiment analysis for digital interactions
  • Voice transcription enhancement in speech and text analytics API
  • Undo or redo changes to a workforce management work plan
  • Genesys Predictive Engagement rebranding

Deprecations

  • Export Media Types and Role real-time columns data into .csv files deprecation
  • Limit journey and interaction history for external contacts and organizations to 365 days deprecation
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December 9, 2020

Platform

  • Clone a user in an authorized organization enhancement

Communicate

  • Identify assigned phone numbers

Contact center

  • Enhancements to the workforce management rescheduling process
  • Improved estimated wait time calculation
  • Turn off evaluation form question group weights

Deprecations

  • Replace call with voice in Sentiment Aggregates API change
  • Analytics Conversation Detail Endpoint API maximum record per query change
  • Limit journey and interaction history for external contacts and organizations to 30 days deprecation postponement
  • Analytics User Detail Endpoint API query interval change postponement
  • Analytics Conversation Detail Endpoint API query interval change postponement
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October 28, 2020

Contact center

  • Introducing workforce management work plan rotations
  • Add an interaction to an existing coaching appointment
  • Interaction’s detail page improvements
  • WEM add-on price reduction
  • Routing Used filter and column in Performance views
  • Provider filter in Performance views

Deprecations

  • Screen recording policy changes for Genesys Cloud 2 users postponement
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October 7, 2020

Contact center

  • Workforce management planning group improvements
  • View agent development activities using APIs

Integrations

  • Interaction widgets for client application integrations

Deprecations

  • Screen recording policy changes for Genesys Cloud 2 users
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September 30, 2020

Communicate

  • Geo-Lookup TURN for WebRTC implementations

Contact center

  • Download individual non-voice interaction recordings
  • View agent workforce management schedules on iOS devices
  • Sync workforce management schedules to external calendars with QR codes
  • Pass data between Genesys Cloud and Google Dialogflow
  • Long code support for outbound SMS campaigns
  • Save and dial non-E.164 numbers for external contacts

Platform

  • Desktop applications have a new name

Deprecations

  • Genesys Cloud Ruby SDK deprecation
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August 26, 2020

Contact center

  • UK English and Australian English voice transcription support
  • View an agent’s secondary status in select views
  • Contact list filters for messaging campaigns
  • Export skill and language group queue metrics in Queues Performance Detail view

Integrations

  • Introducing Genesys Cloud for Salesforce SDK

Platform

  • The Resource Center has a new name
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August 19, 2020

Contact center

  • Introducing voice transcription
  • View workforce management schedule changes with the audit log viewer
  • Third-party text-to-speech (TTS) engines for bot integrations
  • Configure intent disambiguation in Genesys Dialog Engine
  • Agent toolbar usability improvement

Deprecations

  • Internet Explorer support for Genesys Cloud embedded client deprecation
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July 29, 2020

Communicate

  • Port DID number management enhancement for Genesys Cloud Voice

Contact center

  • View agent workforce management schedules on Android devices
  • Google Dialogflow integration in Architect chat and messaging flows
  • Digital flow support for Flow Performance views
  • New filters for Flow Performance views
  • Performance Dashboards enhancement

Deprecations

  • TLS 1.1 protocol deprecation removal
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June 24, 2020

Contact center

  • Contact verification and interaction history enhancements for selected regions
  • Add Workforce Engagement Management to subscriptions
  • Template messages for agents using WhatsApp
  • Increased limit for Agent Performance views filters
  • Digital flow outcome functionality in Architect and Analytics API
  • Assign Google Dialogflow bot events for non-responsive callers
  • Barge-in functionality for Google Dialogflow enabled by default

Integrations

  • Introducing Adobe data actions integration
  • Introducing Adobe Experience Platform integration for profile lookup

Deprecations

  • Screen recording, evaluations, and surveys permissions change
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May 27, 2020

Contact center

  • Introducing coaching with quality management
  • Add an agent’s workforce management schedule to an external calendar
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May 6, 2020

Contact center

  • Introducing improved workforce management features for all regions
  • New inbound media columns and filters in Performance views

Deprecations

  • WFM forecasting After Call Work and Average Talk Time deprecation removal for all regions
  • Screen recording, evaluations, and surveys permissions change

Platform

  • Genesys Cloud training moves to Genesys Beyond
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April 29, 2020

Platform

  • New AWS region deployments
  • Refresh tokens for secure authentication

Communicate

  • Genesys Cloud Voice availability for new AWS region
  • BYOC Cloud availability for new AWS regions

Contact center

  • Introducing improved workforce management features for selected regions
  • Improved ACD messaging for Facebook Messenger
  • Inbound MMS support for SMS messages
  • Interrupt a Google Dialogflow agent in an Architect flow

Integrations

  • SMTP server integration for outbound emails

Deprecations

  • WFM forecasting After Call Work and Average Talk Time deprecation removal for selected regions
  • Contact center dashboard in Performance Overview menu deprecation removal
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April 22, 2020

Contact center

  • Protect recordings from deletion for legal hold directive

Platform

  • AppFoundry enhancement for resellers

Deprecations

  • WFM forecasting After Call Work and Average Talk Time deprecation postponement
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March 25, 2020

Contact center

  • Amazon Lex integration in Asia Pacific (Sydney) AWS region

Platform

  • Go SDK

Deprecations

  • ACD routing permissions change postponement
  • WFM forecasting After Call Work and Average Talk Time deprecation postponement
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February 19, 2020

Contact center

  • Short code support for SMS messages

Platform

  • New monitoring metric in Analytics API

Deprecations

  • ACD routing permissions change
  • WFM forecasting After Call Work and Average Talk Time deprecation
  • TLS 1.0 protocol for data actions deprecation
  • iOS Supervisor chat deprecation removal
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November 6, 2019

Contact center

  • Chat flow and chatbot support for web chat widget and Predictive Engagement
  • Allowed domains for web chat
  • Dynamically reference groups in Architect
  • Dynamically reference user by email in Architect
  • Export time value format option
  • Add or copy activities to agent schedules
  • Email inline images
  • Email forwarding

Integrations

  • IP addresses for outbound data action traffic
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June 19, 2019

Contact center

  • Introducing workforce management shift trading
  • Dynamically referenced users in Architect
  • Spam email handling
  • BCC email address field for outbound ACD emails
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May 22, 2019

Contact center

  • IVR flow performance views
  • IVR flow metrics in Analytics API
  • Architect flow outcome functionality
  • Architect menu move
  • Workforce management short-term forecasting enhancement

Deprecations

  • Classic agents performance views deprecation
  • Agent dashboard deprecation
  • Outbound campaign: Detailed attempt history report deprecation
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February 27, 2019

Contact center

  • Workforce management intraday rescheduling
  • Additional filters and metrics in interactions views

Deprecations

  • Deprecation announcements
  • TURN port range deprecation
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December 5, 2018

Collaborate

  • Mobile badge notifications

Communicate

  • Improved WebRTC connection times with Trickle ICE

Contact center

  • New transfer metrics in the Analytics API
  • Historical adherence in the schedule editor
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October 24, 2018

Contact center

  • Italian TTS and ASR language support
  • Delete all contacts in a contact list API call
  • Agent schedule change notifications
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September 12, 2018

Contact center

  • Inbound messaging channel routing for Facebook Messenger, Twitter Direct Message, and LINE Messaging
  • Workforce management agent scheduling enhancements
  • Run Now option on reports page
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