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Belgacom Selects ScanSoft Directory Assistance Solutions to Power New Multilingual Automatic Service

PEABODY, Mass. and GHENT, Belgium - Belgacom has worked with ScanSoft to develop 1234, an automated multi-lingual national directory assistance (DA) service in Belgium.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

VAS International Receives US Patent for Visa Voiceprint Verification Biometric Identification System

WOODSTOCK, Ga. - VAS International awarded US Patent number 6,799,163.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

MERA Enhances Its VoIPal Session Border Controller with New Interworking Functionalities

TORONTO - MERA Systems announced that it has enhanced its VoIPal Session Border Controller with SIP features and routing mechanisms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Jamie Arnold Joins ScanSoft as Chief Financial Officer

PEABODY, Mass. - ScanSoft, Inc. announced that it has named James ("Jamie") R. Arnold, Jr. to the position of senior vice president and chief financial officer.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

IntegraMed America Creates New Version of ARTWorks software.

IntegraMed America has created a new version of its ARTWorks software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Wachovia Selects Convergys to Provide Automated Customer Care Services

CINCINNATI - Wachovia selected Convergys to provide speech solutions utilizing its patented open hosting environment to support self-service customer care.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Empirix and Siebel Announce Strategic Partnership

LOS ANGELES - Empirix Inc. and Siebel Systems, Inc. announced that Empirix has elevated its partnership status to the Siebel Strategic Software Partner level by entering into a development agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Acapela Group Announces Partnerships

At the Gitex trade show in Dubai, Acapela is speaking out at its stand, but also at those of Speakatel and Etisalat with Salma, its Arabic speech synthesis.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

France Telecom Integrates Telisma's Speech Technology

PARIS - France Telecom launches "Mes Contacts" ("My Contacts") - a new personal directory featuring Telisma's speech recognition technology.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

LXE's MX3X Computer Available with Voxware's VoiceLogistics Applications

PRINCETON, N.J. - Voxware, Inc. announced that Voxware's VoiceLogistics applications are available on LXE's handheld wireless computer, the MX3X.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

varetis and Telisma Team to Promote a New Automated Directory Assistant

PARIS and MUNICH - varetis and Telisma announce the availability of Telisma's technology - teliSpeech.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

teliSpeech Available on VoiceGenie NexusPoint 6.4 Platform

PARIS and TORONTO - Telisma and VoiceGenie Technologies Inc. announced the testing and integration of Telisma's teliSpeech technology with VoiceGenie's latest VoiceXML platform release, NeXusPoint 6.4.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Enventis Telecom Powers Hosted IP Services with TeleGea VoIP Delivery Management

Enventis Telecom has selected TeleGea's VoIP Delivery Management Solution to help manage delivery of services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Eicon Networks launches Diva Server SoftIP v1.0

BOSTON - Eicon announced the launch of Diva Server SoftIP version 1.0, a new software product that extends Diva Server call control and media streaming capabilities towards IP Telephony, using Voice over IP (VoIP)and Fax over IP (FoIP) signaling protocols.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Loquendo Launches Expressive TTS

At SYSTEMS 2004, which will take place in Munich, Germany from October 18-22, Loquendo will be unveiling Loquendo TTS Expressive Voices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Toshiba Phone System Announces Strata CIX

Toshiba announces the Strata CIX upgrade to the Strata CTX.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Eicon Networks Introduces New Shiva VPN Gateways

BOSTON - Eicon Networks announced the introduction of the Shiva VPN Gateways range with new security features and software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Telisma Records French Children's Speech Database as Part of the Neologos Project

One of the Neologos objectives is to overcome this shortage of dedicated data for French children.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

EsnaTech Steps Up With Working ASR AA Product

From CommWeb - The EsnaTech Telephony Office-LinX enterprise edition is more than just an auto attendant. It supports many features including unified messaging and instant messaging, but this test focused on the automated speech recognition auto-attendant capabilities. This component of the product comes with many features including support for eight different languages.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

teliSpeech available on VoiceGenie NexusPoint 6.4 Platform

PARIS and TORONTO - Telisma's new speech recognition technology integrates VoiceGenie's NexusPoint VoiceXML platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Frost & Sullivan Honors Unified Messaging Solution by Interactive Intelligence

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Frost & Sullivan's recent study, North American Enterprise Messaging Markets, acknowledged Interactive Intelligence Inc.'s product innovation abilities in developing Communite(TM) for the enterprise unified messaging (UM) market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

BBC Broadcasters Select HTK for Database

Embarrassing blunders over names and places in unfamiliar languages should be a thing of the past for BBC broadcasters thanks to a solution developed by HTK.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

VoiceGate and Strategic Connections Announce Technology Partnership

Strategic Connections Inc. and VoiceGate Corporation have joined forces to deliver a suite of productivity and call management tools designed to assist automotive dealers to sell more vehicles and increase customer retention.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Convergys Adds Apptera's Configurable Speech Applications to SpeechPort Platform

SAN BRUNO, Calif. - Convergys has signed an agreement under which Convergys will provide Apptera's suite of packaged speech applications as part of its speech platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

GTECH to Voice Enable Web Infrastructure with Intervoice Omvia Voice Framework

GTECH Holdings selected Intervoice to deliver several speech-enabled applications within its customer service offering.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Fonix Adds Voice Recognition to Game Play

Yelling at a videogame used to be considered a sign of overexcitement, or perhaps mild insanity. But today, when players holler at their video screens, chances are, it's helping them win.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

MacSpeech Releases MouseAnywhere ScriptPak

MacSpeech released MouseAnywhere, which allows the user to position the mouse using commands like "Go," "Nudge," and "Move Mouse."
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Loquendo TTS Supports Mixed Language Texts and Expressiveness

Loquendo announced that a new European country has been added in its portfolio: Holland.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004

Vocomo Announces VoIP-Based IVR Product Supporting VoiceXML 2.0, SIP, H.323, and RTP

Vocomo announced its new open standards Voice-over-IP (VoIP) IVR platform: VocomoVoice Response for VoIP.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2004