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BeVocal Recognized for Speech-Enabled Solutions

Frost & Sullivan presented the 2005 Speech Application & Technology Customer Value Enhancement Award to BeVocal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

WIN Career Solutions Selects AT&T Natural Voices for Online Training Courseware

Worldwide Interactive Network (WIN) Career Solutions has licensed AT&T Natural Voices for Server from Wizzard Software to use in its e-learning system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

Empirix Launches New Monitoring and Management Solution for Cisco-based IP Contact Centers

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Empirix® Inc. released a monitoring and management solution designed for Cisco IP Contact Center (IPCC) Enterprise Edition telephony environments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

bridgeSpeak Adds National Do Not Call Registry Integration to bridgeSpeak AR

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. - bridgeSpeak LLC integrated the National Do Not Call Registry with bridgeSpeak AR.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

Fonix VoiceDial Provides Bluetooth Headset Users with a Voice Interface for Smartphone Devices

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The Fonix Speech Group released Fonix VoiceDial™ 2.1, a speech interface software solution for mobile phones that is compatible with Bluetooth headset technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

New Learning Selects IBM ViaVoice TTS for Multimedia Authoring Tool

New Learning has licensed the IBM ViaVoice speech engine to use in AniPaint.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

SpeechSwitch Receives Patent For Speech Enabled Dialer By Names

U.S. Patent 6,940,951 will issue on September 6 for SpeechSwitch's Speech-Enabled Automatic Telephone Dialer Name Dialer using a Telephone Application Programming Interface (TAPI).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

Sensory Introduces Speech Recognition Microcontrollers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Sensory, Inc. released the RSC-464 integrated circuit as the latest member of the RSC-4x family.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 30 Aug 2005

NSC Adds Spanish-US Support to its ASR Engine

RISHON LEZION, Israel - Natural Speech Communication Ltd.'s (NSC) ASR engine supports Spanish as spoken in large parts of the US (Spanish-US).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

TuVox Launches Voice-Enabled Knowledge Base Speech Applications and CVR 5.0 Lifecycle Management Suite

CUPERTINO, Calif. - TuVox released its Voice-Enabled Knowledge Base speech applications and its CVR 5.0 Lifecycle Management Suite.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Brooktrout Enters Agreement to be Acquired by EAS Group

Brooktrout, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by EAS Group, Inc., the privately held parent of Excel Switching Corporation. Brooktrout will host a conference call, August 18, 2005, at 10:00 a.m. EST to discuss the transaction.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

SPIRIT-DSP Powers Macromedia Flash for Multi-point Voice Conferencing

SAN FRANCISCO - SPIRIT's voice products are integrated into Macromedia Breeze 5, to ensure voice quality in a Flash-based enterprise communication and collaboration solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

VoiceGenie Launches the VoiceGenie 7.0 VoiceXML Media Platform

NEW YORK - VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. released the VoiceGenie 7.0 Media Platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Auckland District Health Board Selects VeCommerce

Auckland District Health Board (ADHB) has signed a contract with VeCommerce Limited to provide a voice self-service solution with the goal of automating 45 percent of general calls currently answered within their contact center.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

TuVox Launches Global Expansion and Hires Industry Veteran to Manage International Expansion

CUPERTINO, Calif. - TuVox launched its global operations, including establishment of its international headquarters in the United Kingdom, and appointed Alexander Evans to the position of international managing director.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Adeptra Standardizes on Envox 6 for New Auto-Resolution Services

Adeptra has standardized on Envox 6, the company's communications development platform, for their new Auto-Resolution Services for Collections, a virtual contact center solution featuring next generation two-way voice and alerting capabilities.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

CYGCOM Supports MicrosoftSpeech Server with SpeechWatch Release

CYGCOM unveiled Release 1.2 of the SpeechWatch Monitoring, Alarming and Notification Console for the Microsoft Speech Server environment.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Brooktrout Technology and Apptec Voice Partner

NEW YORK - Apptec Voice Solutions has selected Brooktrout's speech platform for its next generation of digital dictation and transcription services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

iVoice Executes National Distribution Agreement with Comdial

Comdial has become a direct distributor of the iVoice Speech Enabled Auto Attendant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

VoiceXML Platform Certification Program Gains Momentum

NEW YORK - The VoiceXML Forum announced that 12 companies have certified VoiceXML platform implementations through the Forum's Platform Certification Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

CPT International and Vocalocity Partner to Deliver Hosted VoiceXML Solutions

ATLANTA - CPT International and Vocalocity plans to add Vocalocity's VoiceXML Voice Browser and GUI application development environment to CPT's Voice Harbor application hosting infrastructure.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Brooktrout, Esnatech and Iwatsu Partner to Provide Speech-Enabled Unified Messaging Solution

NEW YORK - Brooktrout Technology, Esnatech, and Iwatsu released a speech-enabled unified messaging solution for small to medium businesses.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Eastern Distributing Acquires SRT Distribution

Eastern Distributing acquired the speech recognition distribution company, SRT Distribution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Envox Worldwide Adds CPT International as a Partner to Deliver Hosted Voice Solutions

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. & ATLANTA, Ga. - Envox Worldwide has added CPT International as a partner.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

New Avaya IP Self Service Solutions Deliver Communications Through Speech Automation

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Avaya Inc. released the next generation of its Internet protocol (IP)-based speech self service solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

VISA Desjardins Selects BCE Elix and Nü Echo Help to Manage Customers on the Move

MONTREAL, Québec - VISA Desjardins deployed a BCE Elix and Nu Echo solution to automate its change of address calls.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Emblaze Mobile Phones to Use Silent Communication Software

Silent Communications' solution makes it possible to complete wireless calls when a party is unavailable using TTS.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Eicon Networks and Vocalocity Enter Voice Browser Alliance

NEW YORK - Eicon Networks Corporation and Vocalocity have entered into a strategic OEM alliance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005

Audium and Voice Partners Enter Strategic Partnership

NEW YORK and PALO ALTO, Calif. - Audium and Voice Partners, LLC entered a strategic partnership to improve over-the-phone speech-enabled services by combining Voice Partners' experience in voice user interface design with Audium's VoiceXML application software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2005