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XO Interactive Deploys Convedia Media Servers for VoIP-Enabled Interactive Voice Response Solutions

BOSTON, Mass. - XO Interactive has deployed Convedia's CMS-6000 media servers in its nationwide Voice over IP (VOIP) network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Voxware Releases VoxBrowser and VoxManager 1.0

Voxware released its VoiceXML browser technology, VoxBrowser as well as VoxManager 1.0, a Web-based program that configures user access and administers the voice-enabled units powered by Voxware.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Avaya Acquires Nimcat Networks

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Avaya Inc. has acquired Nimcat Networks, a developer of embedded, peer-to-peer IP (Internet Protocol) communications applications software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

The Citizens of Barcelona and Turin Select Loquendo Technology to Power Services

The Municipality of Barcelona's "Large Object Collection" service and the Municipality of Turin's "Cultural Agenda" information service, developed in the context of the EU-funded HOPS IST project, are leveraging Loquendo's speech technology and natural language dialogue.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

iVoice Announces Digital Telephony Solutions for Siemens Platforms

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced a digitalcommunication solution that incorporates its Speech EnabledAutoAttendant, Voicemail and Unified Messaging applications for SiemensHicom 300 H, Hicom 300 International, Hicom 150 H, and Rolm 9751, PrivateBranch Exchange (PBX) switches.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

AVST Adds 30 New Resellers

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif. - Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) has added 30 new resellers to its channel program this year, giving the company a total of more than 200 channel partners worldwide.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Edify Announces 'Voice Studio' Enabling Speech Development

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Edify Corporation released Edify Voice Studio™.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Skype's Voice Services Program Receives Support From MAP Telecom

MONACO - MAP Telecom is helping Skype enable application developers and content providers create new revenue streams by offering their voice services to the global Skype community of more than 52 million users.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

FunkTrans Fleet Management System Selects Acapela

FunkTrans Termintransport GmbH has chosen the digital disposition and fleet management system from UniDiCom, which is speech-enabled by Acapela.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

VoxGen Awarded Speech Technology Patent

The UK Patent Office has awarded speech recognition specialist, VoxGen, a patent for speech systems that incorporate conversations that are synchronized with any other user interface, such as a graphical user interface.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Grammy Thailand Mobile Subscribers Use Speech to Access Multimedia Entertainment

Grammy Thailand, a creator of multimedia entertainment content, is using the Contarra speech solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Carrius Names John McNamara Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

RICHARDSON, TX - Carrius Technologies, Inc. appointed John McNamara as its new senior vice president of worldwide sales.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Philips Releases SpeechExec and SpeechMike

ATLANTA - Royal Philips Electronics released its new dictation and transcription software, SpeechExec, that processes dictation voice files from recording to archiving and can be configured according to each user's preferences.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

PhotoTLC Selects Voxify Automated Agents to Handle Calls

PhotoTLC selected Voxify Automated Agents.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Loquendo Presents New Expressive Portuguese Voice

Loquendo presents Eusebio, the new expressive voice for the Portuguese language.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Image Matters, Broadstrokes Enter Joint Marketing Agreement that Combines Voice and Geospatial Technologies

Image Matters, a provider in geospatial information technology solutions and Broadstrokes, an XML Web service for data and voice communication, have signed a joint marketing agreement through which both companies will work together to increase market reach and attract new customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Convergys Names Dave Dougherty President and Chief Operating Officer

CINCINNATI - Convergys Corporation has named David F. Dougherty to president and chief operating officer (COO) of Convergys.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Hurricane Relief Teams Use MIR3's Notification

Five Disaster Medical Assistance Teams (DMAT) and ImpactWeather, a Houston-based provider of weather forecasting services, used MIR3's text-to-speech system in order to alert customers about the severity of Hurricane Katrina, or in DMAT's case, to gather, assemble and give deployment orders to DMAT members.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

VoiceObjects Partners With TSC and Datria

BOSTON and CHICAGO - VoiceObjects and Technology Solutions Company (TSC) agreed to cooperatively deliver voice-driven solutions to the market. Datria has integrated its voice-driven applications with VoiceObjects X5, the VAMS from VoiceObjects.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Telephony@Work Introduces CallCenterAnywhere Enterprise Edition v.8.0

Telephony@Work launched CallCenterAnywhere Enterprise Edition Version 8.0, a multi-channel IP Contact Center solution that is integrated-by-design.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Diamelle Technologies Releases Identity Management Suite

Diamelle Technologies has added support for the J2EE 1.4 application servers from IBM, BEA and JBoss in its Identity Management (IDM). The Diamelle solution offers an add-on module that allows users to interact with the system using the phone and voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

ScanSoft Launches Series of SYSTRAN Desktop Products

PARIS - ScanSoft, Inc. has agreed to distribute a series of co-branded SYSTRAN desktop products tailored for ScanSoft's productivity applications suite in Europe.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

CTBC Selects Voice Partners and LM Sistemas

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Brazilian telecommunication's CTBC selected LM Sistemas and Voice Partners for speech-enablement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Intelligent Voice Limited Launches VoiceXML Hosting Service

COVENTRY, England - Intelligent Voice Limited launched its VoiceXML Hosting Service. The service is built on a VoiceXML 2.0 compliant platform from Plum Voice Portals and features text-to-speech and speech recognition software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Hasbro's New FURBY Uses Sensory's Chip

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Hasbro, Inc.'s Tiger Electronics division has developed an all-new FURBY creature that has been engineered with Sensory's RSC-4128 microcontroller providing the brains for its many new functions including speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Avaya Introduces Multi-Tenant Blade Server Solution for Delivery of Hosted Communications Applications

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Avaya released a new platform for Avaya Hosted Solutions based on IBM Blade Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Acapela Group Develops Its Linux Range and Partners with AssistiveWare

Acapela Group released its speech technology for telecom, mobile and embedded applications. Proloquo uses Acapela's speech feedback to provide accessibility for the visually, audibly or mobility impaired.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Nortel and Witness Systems Partner; Nortel Introduces 'Expert Anywhere' Contact Solution

TORONTO - Nortel has teamed with Witness Systems to deliver improved capabilities to Nortel's contact center solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005

Skype Selects Voxeo

ORLANDO, Fla. - Skype, a global Internet communications company, selected Voxeo to connect Skype callers and Skype Credit accounts to enhanced voice services running on Voxeo's VoiceCenter Hosted IVR Voice Application Platforms through Skype's Voice Services Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Sep 2005