Zendesk releases connector for Amazon EventBridge to collect customer experience data
Zendesk is releasing the Zendesk Events Connector for the newly launched Amazon Web Services (AWS) service Amazon EventBridge, allowing companies to quickly and easily connect customer experience data to the AWS services.
Modern customers expect their interactions with companies to be easy, personalized and responsive – all of which relies on accessing and understanding customer data.
Built on the cloud, the Zendesk Events Connector is an easy, scalable, and secure way to stream near real-time data changes (events) from Zendesk into AWS.
This seamless experience is achieved through Amazon EventBridge, a serverless, highly available, and scalable event bus service that allows applications to communicate with each other using events.
This new capability from Zendesk provides companies with a near real-time understanding of customer interactions.
With this data and the power of AWS, companies can build better, more innovative customer experiences by enhancing customer information with machine learning (ML), security and compliance tools, or custom analytics and business intelligence through services such as AWS Lambda, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Kinesis, and Amazon SageMaker.
Last fall, Zendesk announced Zendesk Sunshine, an open and flexible CRM platform focused on utilizing the power of AWS to seamlessly connect all customer data.
The Zendesk Events Connector is part of the larger effort for Zendesk Sunshine to further accelerate the ability to free customer data and allow developers to build out functionality with the tools they love – entirely on open standards with the security, scalability, and reliability of AWS at its core.
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