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VoiceObjects Teams with SAP to Enable Voice Applications

BOSTON - VoiceObjects to provide its Voice Application Management System (VAMS) VoiceObjects Factory for SAP NetWeaver(TM) to integrate voice solutions into a multi-channel communication strategy.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

VoiceXML Forum Launches Platform Certification Program

NEW YORK - The VoiceXML Forum announced the availability of the VoiceXML Platform Certification Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

CPT International Introduces Voice Harbor for Outsourced Voice Application Hosting

ATLANTA - CPT International announced the availability of its Voice Harbor outsourced hosting solution for voice application developers, technology providers and their customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Kirusa Introduces Multimodal Messaging with the Kirusa Voice SMS Application

EDISON, N.J. - Kirusa Voice SMS (KV.SMSSM) application allows mobile users to reply to SMS text messages by voice, to send an SMS message by voice, and to receive SMS messages with voice content, on all mobile devices, and on all wireless networks, enhancing the reach of SMS messaging to a wider population of mobile users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Telix AG Selects ScanSoft and varetis to Power Directory Assistance Service

GHENT, Belgium & PEABODY, Mass. - Telix AG announced that ScanSoft, Inc. and varetis have worked together to deliver automated directory assistance to the German telecommunications company.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Customer Satisfaction Across Industries to be Gauged with Survey Application from Intervoice

Intervoice announced the increased applicability of one of its packaged voice applications to gauge customer satisfaction across several vertical markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Brooktrout Supports Microsoft Speech Server with Its Telephony Interface Manager

NEW YORK - Brooktrout Technology, Inc announced its Telephony Interface Manager (TIM) for Microsoft Speech Server. Brooktrout is collaborating with Intervoice to integrate the Intervoice Omvia® Voice Framework on Brooktrout™s TR1000 speech platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Envox Worldwide Supports ScanSoft SpeechPAKs

Envox has expanded its strategic relationship with ScanSoft to include support for ScanSoft SpeechPAKs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Directors Name Yakov Shulman as Acting CEO

ATLANTA - The appointment follows the announcement that after 12 years of service to ART, CEO Eran Aharonson will leave the company to pursue other business interests.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2004

Telecom Egypt Awards Contract to LogicTree

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Telecom Egypt announced a contract with LogicTree Corporation for their voice automation platform to be used in Telecom Egypt's national directory assistance (DA) and automated DA services in Cairo and Alexandria.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

VocaLabs' One Hour Assessment

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - VocaLabs' One Hour Assessment provides insight into how live callers experience your call center or self-service system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

IBM Makes New Embedded Speech Tools Available on alphaWorks

SOMERS, N.Y. - IBM announced the technology preview of an Embedded Voice Toolkit for smartphones, handhelds and automobiles.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Virtual-Agent Services and Voxify Partner to Offer Clients Mix of Live and Automated Agents

Virtual-Agent Services (VAS) and Voxify partner to offer their clients a mix of live and Automated Agents in a single pool of talent.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

GFT Group Selects Sony Microphone and Transmitter/Receiver for Petrana Product

GFT Group has selected a combination of the Sony wireless WCS-999 transmitter/receiver and the unidirectional Sony ECM-DM5P microphone as a Lavalier microphone for use with its Petrana speech recognition product, designed to eliminate the need to wear a headset.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Tell-Eureka Launches Two New Products for Phone-Based Self-Service for Cable and Broadband Providers

NEW YORK - LevelOne Video Agent and LevelOne Broadband Agent interact with callers to troubleshoot technical support problems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Loquendo Launches Phonetic Learning Technology

Loquendo launches new ASR technology: the Loquendo Phonetic Operator.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

The Washington Times Deploys VoicePort and ScanSoft

The Washington Times selected the CircPort solution for enhanced service in its customer care center
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

SIVOX Announces RealCall 4.0 Contact Center Training Suite

LOMBARD, Ill. - Sivox releases RealCall 4.0 Enterprise with remote training access, enterprise application suite support and more flexible corporate pricing options.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

CINEWORLD Implements Telephonetics' MovieLINER

CINEWORLD places $11 million order with Telephonetics for a film information and booking line system driven by voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

ScanSoft Selects Vocalocity to Advance Adoption of Open Source VoiceXML Interpreter

ATLANTA, Ga. - Vocalocity aquires OpenVXI™ from ScanSoft.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

CustomerSat Enterprise 7 Extends Multi-Channel Support

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - CustomerSat, Inc. announced the availability of the CustomerSat Enterprise 7 survey and analytics system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Clarity Technologies Awarded Fourth Patent for Multiple Microphone Architectures

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Auto and Wireless Handset Manufacturers Turn to Multiple Microphone Solutions for Improved Voice Communications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Clique Communications Signs Licensing Agreement for GIPS VoiceEngine

SAN FRANCISCO - Clique Communications LLC announced that it has selected Global IP Sound (GIPS) VoiceEngine(TM) to provide the voice quality offered by its products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Acoustic Technologies Extends Availability of SoundClear Full-Duplex Speakerphone Software to StarCore Processor Cores

MESA, Ariz. - Acoustic Technologies Joins StarCore Alliance Program
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Brooktrout Integrates TR1000 Product Line with Envox 6 to Provide Customers with VoiceXML Capabilities

NEEDHAM, Mass. - Brooktrout Technology, Inc. announced that it has integrated its family of TR1000™ speech processing boards with the Envox 6 Communications Development Platform. Phonetic Systems leverages this integration to develop a speech enabled auto attendant.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Pelephone Launches Phonetic Systems' Speech Driven Personal Phonebook Service to Cellular Customers

BILLERICA, Mass. and TEL AVIV, Israel - Pelephone Communications Ltd has launched a new speech driven personal phonebook service that delivers speech-driven dialing and improves driver safety.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Knowles Acoustics Expands SMD Product Line - Releases "Zero-Height" SMD Microphone

ITASCA, Ill. - Knowles Acoustics releases the "Zero-Height" SiSonicĀ° silicon microphone, based on semiconductor technology, for general commercial purchase.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

Sensory's RSC-4x Voice IC's Now Support Asian and European Languages

Sensory increases the language abilities of speech recognition chips with support from its RSC-4X line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004

American Savings Bank Deployed Speech-enabled Banking Application from Intervoice

DALLAS, Tex. - American Savings Bank deployed speech-enabled banking application from Intervoice to provide customers with additional self-service options.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Aug 2004