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TuVox and Verascape Establish Alliance

LOS ALTOS, Calif. - Partnership leverages best of breed speech application and VXML platform technologies to deliver packaged solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Pronexus introduces Turnkey Speech Applications for Microsoft Speech Server 2004

OTTAWA, Canada and SAN FRANCISCO - VeoSuite delivers the value of speech with packaged business processes for a variety of industries. The first product, VeoBill, accelerates receivables with speech-enabled bill payment.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

VocaLabs Announces VocaLabs-Professional

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Vocal Laboratories announces VocaLabs-Professional, or VocalPro, a research tool designed for ongoing usability and satisfaction testing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Nuance Applauds World Wide Web Consortium's Advancement of VoiceXML 2.0

MENLO PARK, Calif. - Nuance announced its support of the world wide web consortium's decision to advance VoiceXML 2.0 to W3C recommendation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Microsoft Sets Speech Server Pricing

By Joris Evers, IDG News Service, Copyright 2004
Microsoft has detailed pricing and licensing for its Speech Server 2004 products, the company's first speech recognition server offerings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Zelos Group Names Nuance Speech Software Leader in Global Telecommunications Market

MENLO PARK, Calif. - Company answers telecommunications carrier demand for voice automation solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Nuance Releases New VoiceXML Engine/Development Environment

From CommWeb - the Telecom Pipeline, Copyright 2004
Nuance says the key to Voice Platform 3.0 is its Nuance Application Environment, which is comprised of two components: Nuance V-Builder and Nuance V-Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Place your Bets with VeCommerce and Aculab

Milton Keynes, UK - Four of the United Kingdom's leading betting agents have put their money on a speech recognition application from VeCommerce, powered by Aculab's media processing resource cards.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Aculab Media Processing Technology to Support Microsoft Speech Server 2004

MILTON KEYES, UK - In support of choice and providing enterprises with the most cost effective speech platform, Aculab has announced support for Microsoft Speech Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Calence Launches New IP Contact Center Practice

TEMPE, Ariz. - Firm earns Cisco Systems' IPCC advanced technology provider status.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Alliance Systems Announces Addition of VoiceXML Speech Servers

PLANO, Texas - Alliance Systems introduced new speech servers for developing and deploying VoiceXML-based speech solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

New Babson Program Transforms Scientists into Business Leaders

WELLESLEY, Mass. - Babson executive education will premier a new executive education program to turn scientists and managers into business leaders.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Rhetorical Adds Bilingual German Voices Portfolio

EDINBURGH, Scotland - Rhetorical created new voices for the German market capable of switching between German and English.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

ScanSoft's Directory Assistance Solutions Team to Develop Carrier-Grade Hosted Service for Corporate and National Directory Inquiries

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM and GHENT, BELGIUM -ScanSoft, Inc. (Nasdaq: SSFT) announced a partnership with Hosted Telephony Solutions Ltd. (HTS), to develop a speech-enabled Directory Assistance (DA) application powered by SpeechWorks® solutions from ScanSoft.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Definity Health Deploys TuVox CVR

LOS ALTOS, Calif. - Definity Health's members and providers gain faster access to customized services with state-of-the-art automated speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

BMW Selects Peiker's CVC EnabledBluetooth Hands-Free Car Kit

Clarity Technologies' CVC voice communications software technology embedded in Peiker's Bluetooth hands-free system will be available to more consumers in the United States in the soon-to-be released automobiles for the Mini Cooper.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Apptera Supports Microsoft Speech Server 2004

SAN FRANCISCO - Alliance with Microsoft allows Apptera to deliver SALT-based packaged speech applications for financial services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Sakrament Launches Sakrament Personal Voice Master 1.0

MINSK, BELARUS - Application enables users to hear any text-based information in their own voices on the basis of Sakrament TTS Engine.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Sparkasse Vest Deploys First MPS 500 in Central Europe

FRANKFURT, Germany - Sparkasse Vest Recklinghausen has deployed a next generation IVR solution from Nortel Networks.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

IBM Announces New Speech Technology and Middleware around Conversational Access

SAN FRANCISCO - New offerings aim to help developers extend business processes by
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

NetByTel, Vocalocity and ScanSoft Team up on First Hosted Commercial SALT Deployments

BOCA RATON, Fla., ATLANTA, Ga. and PEABODY, Mass. - Key Bank, Mailboxes, Etc. and Shell benefiting from market leaders' dedication to open standards for speech recognition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Metaphor Solutions Announces Immediate Availability of 20 Packaged Speech IVR Applications for Microsoft Speech Server 2004

WELLESLEY, Mass. - Metaphor Solutions announced the availability of 20 packaged applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Brooktrout Launches Direct Sales and Support Office in Japan

NEEDHAM, MA - Brooktrout Technology announced the opening of Brooktrout Japan™, its sales and support office in Japan.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Syntellect Announces Availability of Standard Personas

PHOENIX - Research shows that, whether it is intended or not, callers attribute personality traits to the speech systems they use. Using the right persona may improve caller comfort levels, enhance customer satisfaction and reinforce a company's image and brand.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Nuance Named Leader in Worldwide Market Share According to Preliminary Analyst Firm Report on Speech Recognition Software Market

MENLO PARK, Calif. - Nuance announced that Gartner has named the company the worldwide speech software market share leader, based on port shipments in 2003.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Empirix Launches Call Quality Assurance Service for Voice Over IP

WALTHAM, Mass. - Voice WatchSM hosted monitoring service adds on module that ensures end-to-end call clarity.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Convergys Receives Frost & Sullivan Award

PALO ALTO, Calif. and CINCINNATI - Convergys Receives Frost & Sullivan's 2003 Market Leadership Award in Contact Center Outsourcing Industry.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

Voice.Trust Announces its New Voice-Portal Strategy

MUNICH, Germany - Carrying the success from enterprise applications, such as automated password reset and two-factor authentication, to large end-user Voice-Portals, where the Voice.Trust server acts as a general secure authentication gateway, the Voice.Trust Server protects services or transactions from unauthorized access or manipulation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004

ART and Clarity Team Up

TROY, Mich. and ATLANTA - New cooperation agreement makes Clarity Technologies Inc.'s CVC® and ART's smARTspeak solutions available together.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2004