Creating a simple IVR application with Node.js and FlexIO

There are many voice scenarios that can be implemented using the Visual Designer of Proximus FlexIO, however enterprises can reach full flexibility when directly integrating voice into their applications and business processes. This tutorial will teach you the fundamentals of a programmatic usage of FlexIO by building a simple interactive voice response server (IVR) solution in Node.js.

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Create a conference call system with the Proximus FlexIO Visual Designer

In this tutorial we will learn how to use the Proximus FlexIO Visual Designer to put an incoming call into a conference room, then bring in two additional parties into that room. Without coding, you will create your own conference call system.

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Build a simple weather voicebot with Proximus FlexIO

In this tutorial we will learn how to use the Proximus FlexIO Visual Designer to make queries to external systems. By reserving a phone number on the platform, we can implement a simple voicebot that will give the weather forecast to the caller for any Belgian region.

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Build your own voicemail to mail with Proximus FlexIO

How many times do we get voicemails on our mobile which we forget to listen to? Or messages we wished we could have recorded and kept for later consultation, to keep memories, funny or important moments? Luckily, with the Visual Designer of Proximus FlexIO there is no need to be an engineer or a developer to create your own new voicemail. A system that will mail you the messages and allow to retrieve the recordings with a simple mail or SMS link.

All you need to get started is subscription to Proximus FlexIO. Here is how it works.

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Simulating web endpoints to understand RCML

Learning something new is usually most effective with a hands on approach rather than only reading documentation. But hands on may be tricky in a developer’s context as you don’t always have all resources at hand. In this tutorial, we’ll learn a quick trick to understand the basics of RCML testing without the need for having application servers up and running.

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How to retrieve your IoT data with a MQTT client ?

In most cases, an IoT Telco operator allows you access the data from your sensors by pushing this data to your application over HTTP. We have seen in previous articles that Proximus CloudEngine makes it possible to benefit from other integration capabilities, ranging from Microsoft Azure and SAP IoT Cloud down to various protocols such as sFTP and mail. To the already existing CloudEngine’s ability to use its own MQTT client to connect to your MQTT broker, we add now the ability for your MQTT client to connect to the CloudEngine’s broker.

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Integrating LoRaWAN devices in the Azure IoT Reference Architecture

In this article, you will discover how Proximus makes it easier to automate the integration of LoRaWAN sensors connected to our national public LoRa network with the Microsoft Azure IoT Hub. We will indicate that this integration can go far beyond just forwarding messages to an event hub.

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