Retrieval Augmented Generation For Webex: An Innovative Approach to Data Analysis
In the world of business, communication is key. And in today’s digital age, video conferencing has become an essential tool for organizations to connect and collaborate with their teams, clients, and partners. That’s where Webex comes in – a leading video conferencing platform that offers features such as screen sharing, document sharing, and real-time messaging to enhance virtual meetings.
But as more and more businesses rely on Webex for their communication needs, the amount of data generated from these virtual meetings also increases. This presents a unique opportunity for researchers, marketers, and organizations to analyze this data and gain valuable insights. And with the help of retrieval augmented generation, this analysis can be taken to a whole new level.
What is Retrieval Augmented Generation?
Retrieval augmented generation (RAG) is a state-of-the-art technique that combines the power of retrieval-based and generative models to generate text that is both relevant and grammatically correct. This means that instead of generating text from scratch, RAG utilizes existing text as a starting point and then uses a generative model to refine and enhance it.
In simpler terms, RAG is like having an intelligent assistant who has access to a vast amount of information and can help you generate high-quality content in a fraction of the time.
The Benefits of Analyzing Webex Data with RAG
As a researcher, marketer, or organization, there are several benefits to using RAG for analyzing Webex data.
1. Improved Data Accuracy
One of the biggest challenges with analyzing large amounts of data is ensuring its accuracy. With RAG, the use of retrieval-based models ensures that the generated text is based on existing data, making it more reliable and accurate.
This is especially crucial for researchers who need to present their findings with confidence and for organizations that rely on data-driven decision-making.
2. Faster Data Analysis
Time is of the essence in today’s fast-paced business world. And with RAG, the process of data analysis is significantly accelerated. Instead of manually sifting through vast amounts of data, RAG can quickly generate insights and summaries, saving you time and effort.
3. Personalized Insights
With RAG, you can customize the generated text to cater to your specific needs. For example, as a marketer, you may want to analyze customer feedback from Webex meetings to gain insights into their preferences and pain points. RAG can help you generate personalized summaries of this data, making it easier for you to understand your target audience and tailor your marketing strategies accordingly.
4. Enhanced Data Visualization
Data visualization is a powerful tool for presenting complex information in a visually appealing and easy-to-understand format. With RAG, you can generate charts, graphs, and other visual aids to accompany the generated text, making it easier to interpret and share your findings with others.
The Impact of RAG on Webex Users
RAG has the potential to revolutionize the way businesses and organizations analyze data from Webex meetings. With its ability to generate accurate, personalized, and visually appealing insights, RAG can help users make data-driven decisions faster and more efficiently.
For researchers, this means being able to gather and analyze data from a larger sample size, leading to more robust and reliable research findings. For marketers, this means gaining a deeper understanding of their target audience and developing more effective marketing strategies. And for organizations, this means optimizing their communication strategies and improving their overall performance.
In conclusion, retrieval augmented generation is a game-changer when it comes to analyzing data from Webex meetings. By combining the power of retrieval-based and generative models, RAG offers a more accurate, faster, and personalized approach to data analysis. As Webex continues to be a popular choice for virtual meetings, utilizing RAG can give researchers, marketers, and organizations a competitive edge in understanding and utilizing this valuable data. So why not give RAG a try and see the impact it can have on your business or research?
How To Use Speak’s Retrieval Augmented Generation For Webex
Step 1: Create Your Speak Account
To start your transcription and analysis, you first need to create a Speak account. No worries, this is super easy to do!
Get a 14-day trial with 30 minutes of free audio and video transcription and analysis included when you sign up for Speak.
To sign up for Speak and start using Speak Magic Prompts with retrieval augmented generation, just visit the Speak app register page here.
Step 2: Upload Your Webex
We typically recommend MP4s for video or MP3s for audio.
However, we accept a range of audio, video and text file types.
You can upload your file for transcription in several ways using Speak:
Accepted Audio File Types
Accepted Video File Types
Accepted Text File Types
- Word Doc
You can also upload CSVs of text files or audio and video files. You can learn more about CSV uploads and download Speak-compatible CSVs here.
With the CSVs, you can upload anything from dozens of YouTube videos to thousands of Webex files.
Publicly Available URLs
You can also upload media to Speak through a publicly available URL.
As long as the file type extension is available at the end of the URL you will have no problem importing your recording for automatic transcription and analysis.
Speak is compatible with YouTube videos. All you have to do is copy the URL of the YouTube video (for example, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKfcLcHeivc).
Speak will automatically find the file, calculate the length, and import the video.
If using YouTube videos, please make sure you use the full link and not the shortened YouTube snippet. Additionally, make sure you remove the channel name from the URL.
This library of integrations continues to grow! Have a request? Feel encouraged to send us a message.
Step 3: Calculate and Pay the Total Automatically
Once you have your file(s) ready and load it into Speak, it will automatically calculate the total cost (you get 30 minutes of audio and video free in the 14-day trial – take advantage of it!).
If you are uploading text data into Speak, you do not currently have to pay any cost. Only the Speak Magic Prompts analysis would create a fee which will be detailed below.
Once you go over your 30 minutes or need to use Speak Magic Prompts, you can pay by subscribing to a personalized plan using our real-time calculator.
Step 4: Wait for Speak to Analyze Your Webex
If you are uploading audio and video, our automated transcription software will prepare your transcript quickly. Once completed, you will get an email notification that your transcript is complete.
That email will contain a link back to the file so you can access the interactive media player with the transcript, analysis, and export formats ready for you.
If you are importing CSVs or uploading text files Speak will generally analyze the information much more quickly.
Speak will automatically embed your data in a well-architected vector database which allows you to use retrieval augmented generation for Webex.
Step 5: Visit Your File Or Folder
Speak is capable of analyzing both individual files and entire folders of data.
When you are viewing any individual file in Speak, all you have to do is click on the “Prompts” button.
If you want to analyze many files, all you have to do is add the files you want to analyze into a folder within Speak.
You can do that by adding new files into Speak or you can organize your current files into your desired folder with the software’s easy editing functionality.
Step 6: Select Speak Magic Prompts To Analyze Your Webex
What Are Magic Prompts?
Speak Magic Prompts leverage innovation in artificial intelligence models often referred to as “generative AI”.
These models have analyzed huge amounts of data from across the internet to gain an understanding of language.
With that understanding, these “large language models” are capable of performing mind-bending tasks!
With Speak Magic Prompts, you can now perform those tasks on the audio, video and text data in your Speak account.
Retrieval augmented generation is what makes these Magic Prompts work so well.
Step 7: Select or Create Your Assistant Type
To help you get better results from Speak Magic Prompts, Speak has introduced “Assistant Type”.
These assistant types pre-set and provide context to the prompt engine for more concise, meaningful outputs based on your needs.
To begin, we have included:
Choose the most relevant assistant type from the dropdown.
You can also create your own custom Assistant Template Type.
If you visit the new page Account Preferences, you can see there is now an area where you can create your own custom Assistant.
This allows you to set the context of the engine for higher quality and more consistent outputs.
For example, you could say:
“We are [COMPANY NAME]. We are analyzing [DATA] to understand how to improve [GOAL]. We want all responses to be concise and in table format.”.
This becomes a reusable template in any of your manual or automated Magic Prompts.
You can create multiple templates for different use cases.
As an example, the analysis you run on a focus group may be different than a one-on-one interview.
Step 8: Create Or Select Your Desired Prompt
Here are some examples prompts that you can apply to any file right now:
- Create a SWOT Analysis
- Give me the top action items
- Create a bullet point list summary
- Tell me the key issues that were left unresolved
- Tell me what questions were asked
A modal will pop up so you can use the suggested prompts we shared above to instantly and magically get your answers.
If you have your own prompts you want to create, select “Custom Prompt” from the dropdown and another text box will open where you can ask anything you want of your data!
Step 9: Review & Share Responses
Speak will generate a concise response for you in a text box below the prompt selection dropdown. With Chat enabled, you can also continue to query that data to reveal more insights and reformat the information to your needs.
In this example, we ask to analyze all the Webex in the folder at once for the top product dissatisfiers.
You can easily copy that response for your presentations, content, emails, team members and more!
Speak Magic Prompts Pricing
Our team at Speak Ai continues to optimize the pricing for Magic Prompts and Speak as a whole.
Right now, anyone in the 14-day trial of Speak gets 100,000 characters included in their account.
If you need more characters, you can easily include Speak Magic Prompts in your plan when you create a subscription.
You can also upgrade the number of characters in your account if you already have a subscription.
Both options are available on the subscription page.
Alternatively, you can use Speak Magic Prompts by adding a balance to your account. The balance will be used as you analyze characters.
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