Sytel Releases Fully Blended Contact Centre Platform

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Sytel announces version 11 of its Softdial Contact Center (SCC) hosting platform, supporting fully blended voice, chat, email, SMS, video, and all social channels.

Michael McKinlay

Michael McKinlay

Michael McKinlay, CEO of Sytel, commented “Rather than tell you that this new version takes hosting to new heights (which by the way, we think it does!) let me cut to the chase and pull out ten of the new features which we think are most relevant to what our customers are looking for.” 

  1. Multichannel, multimedia agent desktop that is non-siloed and fully blended. Automatic load balancing with no need for supervisor intervention to optimize agent activities
  2. Routing rules to ensure that customers always get dealt with by the most appropriate agent, in the media of their choice
  3. Agent desktop that will support and resize any/all web applications, be it our own, or third party
  4. Multi-tenant wall to wall, supporting 10,000+ agents
  5. Sytel or third-party conversational AI with call routing supported by award-winning Sytel AI Dialer
  6. Reporting that in a single view that will summarize KPIs for all agent activities, across all media
  7. Open APIs offering a choice of presentation – REST, native sockets, Websockets or a high-level .NET library
  8. Chat messaging connectors for the most popular platforms like WhatsApp or Facebook and the option to add unlimited chat plugins to existing chat platforms via Sytel Open APIs
  9. Customer interaction history at the agent’s fingertips, giving a view of previous interactions regardless of media type
  10. Homeworking proven in all continents around the world

“Oh, and we also give you world-class support, unbeatable pricing and a product that just about deploys itself,” said McKinlay.

Naresh Kothari

Naresh Kothari

“We have been working with Sytel for many years,” said Naresh Kothari, President of Intertec Systems in Dubai, “and we just love the way they are continually innovating to keep us ahead of the market.”

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Published On: 3rd Jul 2020 - Last modified: 14th Jul 2023
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