Frequently Asked Questions
Getting Started with FLEXFIGLearn how FLEXFIG can help your organization deploy a Twilio Flex contact center cheaper and faster when compared to building Twilio Flex from scratch.
FLEXFIG is an application layer designed specifically for Twilio Flex. It provides out-of-the-box functionality making it easier to implement and manage Twilio Flex contact centers. FLEXFIG is built by Blacc Spot Media, a Twilio Gold Partner.
FLEXFIG is built by Blacc Spot Media, a Twilio Gold Partner and cloud communications consulting firm. We built FLEXFIG because we received many requests from customers seeking a quicker, easier, and more cost-effective way to build and launch their Twilio Flex contact centers. FLEXFIG allows you to quickly deploy Twilio Flex contact centers with out-of-the-box functionality not offered by Twilio Flex.
FLEXFIG provides an easy way to get started with Twilio Flex without the need for internal or external development resources. FLEXFIG comes with out-of-the-box functionality that is not included in Twilio Flex. Typically, our customer’s save 75% on development costs as a result of using FLEXFIG to implement their Twilio Flex contact center.
Twilio Flex is a framework that allows you to build the perfect contact center solution. FLEXFIG is an application layer that sits on top of Twilio Flex. It compliments Twilio Flex by allowing you to have more out-of-the-box capabilities within your Twilio Flex contact center.
FLEXFIG provides out-of-the-box contact center functionality not included within Twilio Flex. Typically, you’ll save 75% on development costs by using FLEXFIG rather than configuring and implementing Twilio Flex from scratch. Using FLEXFIG will free you up to focus your efforts on additional enhancements that are most important to your business.
We support Voice, SMS, and webchat out-of-the-box with email coming soon. However, we can also build and integrate any additional channels that you need.
No worries, we can still help you. If FLEXFIG is not the optimal solution for your company, we can build you a custom Twilio Flex instance from scratch through our sister company Blacc Spot Media, a Twilio Gold Certified Flex-Ready Partner.
Account Setup & ConfigurationLearn how we help you to quickly get up and running with your Twilio Flex contact center.
Yes! We are happy to provide you with a FLEXFIG demo account so you can explore the application and see what it has to offer. Please review the following knowledge base article on how to set up a demo account:
Yes! We are not resellers, so you have full control over your Twilio account. Therefore, you can still integrate with your other Twilio accounts and services.
We require one week of lead time after receiving your signed order form.
FLEXFIG can be deployed in less than two weeks with the out-of-the-box functionality included in the application. The time for deployment may vary based on required customizations and/or Interactive Voice Response (IVR) complexity.
Yes! Additional features and functionality can be added to your Twilio Flex contact center after it has been deployed. We will work with your team to scope out the new features as well as build and integrate them into Twilio Flex for you.
Yes! We will be able to integrate your existing Twilio services and applications into FLEXFIG. For example, if you use Twilio to send automated SMS messages to your customers, all responses can be configured to be handled within Twilio Flex.
Yes, we’ll manage and support the porting of numbers into your Twilio account.
Integrations & CustomizationsLearn how FLEXFIG can integrate with third-party services and be customized to fit your unique needs.
Yes! We can customize FLEXFIG to meet your unique business requirements. FLEXFIG was built to provide customers with an easy way to get started when implementing their Twilio Flex contact center. Our professional services team will work with you to scope and build any features you need that are not included out-of-the-box.
We can build it! One of the benefits of using Twilio Flex and FLEXFIG is there isn’t any contact center feature that you can’t have. We will work with you to scope the features you require and build them into the application.
FLEXFIG has been designed so developers aren’t required to make operational changes in your Twilio Flex contact center. However, if there is new functionality that needs to be built, either our team can build it for you or we can work with your development team to integrate it into the system.
Yes! FLEXFIG was designed to successfully integrate with any third-party service that has an API.
Yes! FLEXFIG was designed to successfully integrate with any third-party CRMs that have an API, including homegrown solutions.
Yes, you certainly can build Twilio Flex yourself or hire us to help you in building a Twilio Flex contact center that meets your unique needs. Twilio Flex is a great framework for building the perfect cloud-based contact center of your dreams.
However, the Twilio Flex framework is not set up to accommodate the functionality and third-party integrations that FLEXFIG offers out-of-the-box. Without FLEXFIG, you need to account for increased costs and time for building these features into Twilio Flex.
Training & SupportLearn how we help organizations manage their Twilio Flex contact center and train their resources.
Yes! We will provide your team with training so you feel comfortable using Twilio Flex and FLEXFIG. We also provide video recordings of the training session which your team can use for future reference. Additionally, you can access our in-depth knowledge base for details on how to use FLEXFIG at the link below:
Yes! You will have everything you need to manage your Twilio Flex contact center without a managed services support plan. We will provide you with training so you feel comfortable using FLEXFIG. However, if at any time you decide to obtain a managed services support plan, you can.
Yes! We can build and deploy Twilio Flex for you if you don’t have any dedicated development resources. We can also build and integrate additional Twilio Flex plugins to enhance any existing Twilio Flex instances.