Birdly

Get your software data directly trough slack

LOCATION San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 5 and 10

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING $1M - $2M

REMOTE WORK OK? No

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

TAGS Slack, Data, NLP, Developer APIs, bots, YC Winter 2016

What do we do?

Birdly is a slack bot that lets you access your software data directly trough slack, in natural language.

Technical challenges

1) develop and maintain data integrations with 10 to 15 3rd party softwares.
2) develop and maintain API actions (CRUD) with thoose softwares.
3) transform huge pannel of Natural languages queries into actionnable SQL or URL queries
4) interpret and react to misc. natural language requests from users. (business logic callbacks, conversation)
5) follow a conversations with the users, containing both business logic queries and misc requests.

Our press coverage

http://techcrunch.com/2016/02/26/birdly-wants-to-help-call-your-customer-data-by-talking-to-a-slack-bot/
http://techcrunch.com/gallery/the-top-8-startups-from-y-combinator-winter-16-demo-day-2/
http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/12/15/slack-aims-to-become-a-control-panel-for-your-job/?_r=0

Our Founders

Jean-Baptiste Coger

William Pollet

Quang HOANG

Our tech stack

  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis
  • Node
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Heroku
  • sidekiq

Our investors

  • Birdly