Unlocking AI Potential in Sitecore: Integrating Azure OpenAI using SPE

In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, leveraging AI has become essential for optimizing marketing and content operations. Integrating Azure OpenAI with Sitecore can streamline tasks such as SEO metadata generation, content validation, and more. This blog demonstrates how to integrate the Azure OpenAI, which is securely protected by Azure Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), with Sitecore using the Sitecore PowerShell Extension (SPE).

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Accessing Current Context Item in Sitecore Powershell Script

I was looking for a way to access context item in a SPE script that will be invoked upon a ribbon button click which I couldn’t find in any documentation. And I figured that in SPE scripts, we have a special variable called ‘$SitecoreContextItem’ that holds information about the context item. I hope this tip is useful to someone. Continue reading “Accessing Current Context Item in Sitecore Powershell Script”

Sitecore Connect: Improving Recipe Efficiency through Simultaneous Execution of Autonomous Actions

When constructing a recipe within Sitecore Connect, you may encounter scenarios where certain tasks are independent of each other and do not require sequential execution, the default approach in Sitecore Connect. Opting to execute them simultaneously can significantly enhance job speed in real time, thereby improving overall system efficiency.

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Sitecore + Azure OpenAI: Elevate your Customer Search Experience with AI-driven Chatbots

Website Search Experience is undergoing a transformation through Conversational AI, driven by the potent GPT models from OpenAI. With the new Sitecore + Azure OpenAI connector, you can harness the robust natural language processing capabilities of GPT models and leverage them to build an intelligent chatbot powered by your real-time website content/data. This empowers you to craft compelling chatbots that not only enhance user engagement but also contribute to improved user retention.
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Sitecore Connect: Building Persistent Connections to XM Cloud using GraphQL Connector

Utilizing Workato, Sitecore Connect offers an impressive GraphQL connector, facilitating connections to XM Cloud temporarily until Sitecore releases a dedicated XM Cloud connector later this year. During my experience with the GraphQL connector, a common challenge emerged: building persistent connections proved difficult due to a known limitation within the connector.
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Sitecore Connect: How to Upgrade a Community Connector

Sitecore Connect offers an extensive array of community connectors, empowering you to supercharge your integration development. These connectors, passionately curated and continually enhanced by their creators, receive regular updates, ensuring your integration journey stays ahead with new features and enhancements released almost every month. Although updating these connectors is a swift task, it took me some time to locate the update option and formulate a process for future upgrades.
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Sitecore Connect: How to share your recipe with the Sitecore Community

Sitecore Connect stands out due to its diverse selection of Community Connectors & Recipes, which prove to be a time-saving boon for system integrators during application integration. During my effort to publish a recipe to the community, I encountered an obstacle as I couldn’t locate that exact option.

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SOLVED: Unable to create Teams Workbot in Sitecore Connect

As you explore the possibilities within Sitecore Connect, you might stumble upon the “Workbot” option under the Tools section. This intriguing feature allows you to build enterprise Workbots for both Slack and Microsoft Teams, with which you can post messages in chats & channels and even execute changes within connected apps directly from these platforms. However, the ‘Install a bot’ option within the “Workbot” page would always redirect to the Slack Workbot connection page.
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