Today, I’m excited to announce that Watson Conversation has evolved to Watson Assistant. It has the same features that you use today, and we’re adding a new set of features to make it easier for enterprise customers to deliver personalized and engaging experiences. If you were already using Conversation, there is no action needed to take advantage of the new capabilities within Watson Assistant.
As part of this evolution, we’ve developed domain-specific solutions built on top of Watson Assistant:
Watson Assistant for Automotive – A solution to connect your vehicles and your drivers through a virtual assistant that also connects them to the world around them.
Watson Assistant for Hospitality – A solution to transform your hotel room with a virtual assistant that engages your guests in a new way.
Of course, we’ll continue to work hard to expand these solutions to other domains over time. We’re also retiring Watson Virtual Agent, however, many of the key features will be brought into Watson Assistant.
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