Build a chat bot with the Azure Bot Service

Beginner
Developer
AI Engineer
Azure
Visual Studio
Visual Studio Code
Bot Service

The Azure Bot Service, combined with Microsoft QnA Maker, provide the tools developers need to build and publish intelligent bots that interact naturally with users using a range of services.

In this module, you will:

  • Create an Azure Web App Bot to host a bot
  • Create a knowledge base, populate it with data, and connect it to a bot
  • Implement bots in code and debug the bots that you build
  • Publish bots and use continuous integration to keep them up to date
  • Debug bots locally using Visual Studio Code and the Microsoft Bot Framework Emulator

Prerequisites

You will need an active Azure subscription (or trial) along with a local install of Visual Studio Code to complete the exercises in this module.