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Fitch Affirms Ocwen's Resi and Special Servicer Ratings

Ocwen reconfigured its Interactive Voice Response (IVR) unit.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

Wengo Selects Acapela Speech Synthesis

Wengo chose Acapela's Speech Synthesis for communication between the users of the Wdeal service portal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

Maritz Research Selects VoxGen

Global market research agency Maritz Research uses VoiceSurvey from VoxGen to conduct telephone research in the UK.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

Meridian Licenses Fonix Speech Technology for Nevada 511 Road Traffic Information Service

SALT LAKE CITY - Meridian Environmental Technology deployed a 511 traveler information service in Nevada that incorporates Fonix speech recognition technology.

Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

Aspect Software to Deploy Digium's Asterisk Business Edition at New Corporate Headquarters

HUNTSVILLE, Al and WESTFORD, Mass. — Aspect Software, Inc. selected Digium's Asterisk Business Edition IP PBX as the telephone infrastructure for its new corporate headquarters, to be located in Chelmsford, Mass.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

AT&T 1-800-YellowPages Service Selects Apptera's MobileAd Technology

SAN BRUNO, Calif. - Apptera's MobileAd Technology will be the engine powering AT&T's controlled trial of its ad-sponsored directory assistance service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

3M Completes Merger of Its Health Information Systems Division With SoftMed Systems

3M completed the merger of its Health Information Systems division with SoftMed Systems, a provider of health information management software and services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 19 Dec 2006

CSR Adds Text-to-Speech to Its BlueCore5-Multimedia Platform

CAMBRIDGE, England - CSR plc expanded the capabilities of its BlueCore5-Multimedia platform with the addition of NowSpeak Technologies to CSR's eXtension Partner Programme.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Recordant Enters Agreement with Nexidia

ATLANTA - Recordant signed an agreement with Atlanta-based Nexidia that will turn up the volume on its audio analytics capabilities. 

Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

bridgeSpeak and Hilger Performance Team Up

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. - bridgeSpeak partnered with Hilger Performance to help expand its presence in Chrysler Group dealers. 
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Aspect Software Signs Partnership Agreement with DTSI

MAKATI, Philippines - Aspect Software, Inc. and DTSI, a systems integrator and technology solutions and services provider, entered into a strategic partnership to serve the Philippines contact center market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

SpeechSwitch and Telaid Partner

SpeechSwitch completed their first order for a speech enabled auto attendant, "SEAA" from Telaid, a Connecticut based technology deployment and service company.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Thomson ELT Launches MyELT Online Learning System for English Language Instruction

BOSTON - Thomson ELT released MyELT, an online learning system designed for English language teachers and students.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Envox Worldwide Partners With VSI

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. -  Envox Worldwide added VSI LLC, a technical consulting firm specializing in the integration of self-service solutions, as a development partner.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Brilliant System and Fonix Release Language Learning Speech Solution for Electronic Dictionary

SALT LAKE CITY - Fonix Speech released the Fonix Language Learning Speech Solution on a portable electronic dictionary manufactured and sold by Brilliant System.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

CellMax Systems Teams With PCS to Provide Voice-based School Lunchroom ID

TEL AVIV, Israel - CellMax Systems and point-of-sale (POS) system producer PCS Revenue Control Systems jointly developed a voice recognition-based identification, verification, and payment system for school cafeterias.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Loquendo Releases New Language for ASR

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo released Loquendo ASR in Polish.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

MD-IT Expands to Mid-Atlantic Region with Acquisition

BOULDER, Colo. -- MD-IT completed its acquisition of MediTranscripts, Inc., a Maryland-based transcription company.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Envox Worldwide Positioned in the Influential Magic Quadrant

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — Gartner, Inc., a research and advisory firm, positioned Envox Worldwide in the Visionaries Quadrant of its Magic Quadrant for IVR Systems and Enterprise Voice Portals, 2006 report.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Ann Taylor Renews Customer Care Contract With Convergys

CINCINNATI - Convergys Corporation will continue to deliver customer service for Ann Taylor.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Alltel Wireless Launches TeleNav GPS Navigator

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. & SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Alltel launched TeleNav, Inc.'s TeleNav GPS Navigator.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

MEDION Selects Elektrobit Automotive and SVOX

ZURICH and ERLANGEN - MEDION deployed Elektrobit navigation software and SVOX text-to-speech solutions in its navigation device that is shipped through stores in Europe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 12 Dec 2006

Nuance to Acquire MobileVoiceControl

Deal will expand speech-enabled mobile application offerings.>
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 08 Dec 2006

NSC Releases the NSC SpotLite

RISHON LEZION, Israel - NSC released the NSC SpotLite, a word-spotting, evaluation and calibration package, designed to support end-customers and integrators in evaluating and adopting the NSC Spotter.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Dec 2006

Empirix Automated Testing Solution Rated Avaya Compliant

BEDFORD, Mass. - Empirix Inc. Hammer On-Call automated testing service is compliant with key contact center solutions from Avaya.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Dec 2006

VoicePort and DSI Sign Joint Marketing Agreement

PITTSFORD, N.Y. - VoicePort, LLC and Data Sciences Incorporated (DSI) entered a joint marketing agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Dec 2006

MacSpeech Releases ScriptPak for MacJournal 4

SALEM, N.H. - MacSpeech released a new ScriptPak Mariner Software's MacJournal 4.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Dec 2006

Gold Systems Provides Unified Messaging Integration for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

BOULDER, Colo. - Gold Systems is now providing implementation services for the unified messaging (UM) capabilities of Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Dec 2006

Loquendo Releases Loquendo ASR with Partial Results Recognition and Grammar Caching

TURIN, Italy - Loquendo released version 7.2 of Loquendo ASR.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 05 Dec 2006