Artificial intelligence, or AI, is one of the hottest trends. Almost every business understands that value of AI, whether it’s to streamline business processes or deliver a better customer experience. AI as a word, however, has been watered down over the past decade, and the definition and application of AI can be confusing for many seeking to implement AI for the first time.

With the COVID-19 pandemic, many contact centers and CX providers are turning to virtual call center solutions to continue providing customer service while keeping call center agents safe. With many governments ordering mandatory shelter-in-place and lockdown regulations, the traditional call center has shifted to the home office for many businesses.