Changes Added support for enabling and disabling data retention in the CreateProfile and UpdateProfile APIs and retrieving the state of data retention for a profile in the GetProfile API.
Changes Added support for optional tags in CreateAddressBook, CreateConferenceProvider, CreateContact, CreateGatewayGroup, CreateNetworkProfile and RegisterAVSDevice APIs.
Changes Added support for registering an AVS device directly to a room using RegisterAVSDevice with a room ARN
Changes Adding support for optional tags in CreateBusinessReportSchedule, CreateProfile and CreateSkillGroup APIs
Changes Add support for CreatedTime and ConnectionStatusUpdatedTime in response of SearchDevices API.
Changes API update for Alexa for Business: This update enables the use of meeting room configuration that can be applied to a room profile. These settings help improve and measure utilization on Alexa for Business enabled rooms. New features include end meeting reminders, intelligent room release and room utilization analytics report.
Changes Adding support for optional locale input in CreateProfile and UpdateProfile APIs
Changes This release allows developers and customers to add SIP addresses and international phone numbers to contacts.
Changes This release contains API changes to allow customers to create and manage Network Profiles for their Shared devices
Changes This release adds an API allowing authorized users to delete a shared device's history of voice recordings and associated response data.
Changes This release allows developers and customers to send text and audio announcements to rooms.
Changes This release adds support for the Alexa for Business gateway and gateway group APIs.
Changes This release adds the PutInvitationConfiguration API to configure the user invitation email template with custom attributes, and the GetInvitationConfiguration API to retrieve the configured values.
Changes Released new APIs for managing private skill access to Enrolled Users. These API's are the equivalent of the A4B console for Private Skills checkbox "Available for Users".
Changes Alexa for Business now allows IT administrators to create ad-hoc or scheduled usage reports, which help customers understand how Alexa is used in their workplace. To learn how to create usage reports, see https://docs.aws.amazon.com/a4b/latest/ag/creating-reports.html
Changes We extended the functionality of the Alexa for Business SDK, including additional support for third-party Alexa built-in devices, managing private and public skills, and conferencing setup.
Changes This release adds the new Device status "DEREGISTERED". This release also adds DEVICE_STATUS as the new DeviceEventType.
Changes Adds ListDeviceEvents API to get a paginated list of device events (such as ConnectionStatus). This release also adds ConnectionStatus field to GetDevice and SearchDevices API.
Changes Adds operations for creating and managing address books of phone contacts for use in A4B managed shared devices.
Changes Supports new field for DeviceStatusInfo which provides details about the DeviceStatus following a DeviceSync operation.
Changes Alexa for Business is now generally available for production use. Alexa for Business makes it easy for you to use Alexa in your organization. The Alexa for Business SDK gives you APIs to manage Alexa devices, enroll users, and assign skills at scale. For more information about Alexa for Business, go to https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness